People

Adriana Rogers selected for academic achievement

Adriana Rogers, a former Placer High student, alongside two other Lewis & Clark students, has been selected to participate in the Voting Rights Data Institute this summer. The ...

Joseph Hudek awarded for meritorious action

On April 27, Joseph Hudek, an Auburn resident, received the Medal of Merit for life saving from the Boy Scouts of America. This award is one of the most prestigious awards the BSA ...

Vernon and Lucille Lubovich celebrate 70th anniversary

Vernon and Lucille (Johnson) Lubovich were married 1948 in Brainerd, Minnesota. In 1956 they moved with their family to Sunnyvale, California. Vern was a railroad carman with Sout ...

Axel Todd Alexander Harris born in Roseville

Axel Todd Alexander Harris was born four weeks early on Jan. 1, 2018 in Roseville. He weighed 5 pounds, 9 ounces and was 18 inches long. Axel was welcomed by his parents Nicholas R ...

Colfax VFW Auxiliary wins grant

COLFAX —  Congratulations to the VFW Auxiliary, Post 2003 of Colfax for being the first Auxiliary in the State of California ever to be awarded VFW Foundation Post/VFW A ...

Who is Bill Kahrl?

The Newcastle Community Association is comprised of local residents who live and work in the Newcastle area. It has been in existence for decades primarily to serve the concerns of ...

Colfax Soroptimists hold Women’s Awards

COLFAX — The Colfax Soroptimist Club recently held their annual Women’s Awards presentation at TJ’s Restaurant and honored several women for their outstanding con ...

Meet Placer County Sheriff's Deputy Jeff Bilodeau

Name: Jeff Bilodeau Age: 41 Residence: In the middle of moving from the Bay Area to Placer County. Family: Married with two children Why did you want to join the Placer Coun ...

Meet Placer County Sheriff's Deputy Brian Albonetti

Age: 35 Family: Married with three children I started with the Los Angeles Police Department in 2006 and was there for five years before moving to Northern Californ ...

Rich Calhoun

COLFAX — He walks into the Colfax High School gym to find his seat for another basketball game stopping along the way to say hello to friends, shake hands and talk for a minu ...

Foxey McCleary wins service award

COLFAX — A standing ovation celebrated Foxey McCleary as she received the Scoop Thurman Community Service Award.Gold Country Media Publisher Tom Kirk had the honors of giving ...

Dozen local residents earn degrees

A dozen Placer and Nevada County students received their degree from Western Governors University on Feb. 10. Courtney Glau of Auburn received her master of science in curr ...

Meet Your Deputy: Cameron Bal

Name: Cameron Bal Age: 26 City of residence: Roseville Family: Married Law enforcement experience: In 2007, I joined the Roseville Police Explorer Program. 2009, graduated Oak ...