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With hills drying up, Placer Water could declare drought emergency Feb. 6

Expecting water deliveries from its primary supplier to be less than half of normal, Placer County Water Agency is moving on plans to dramatically curtail water use by irrigation a ...

Noise, tree cutting from PG&E Meadow Vista canal work disturbs resident

Alan Swanson has his peace and quiet back. But the bitterness of having to put up with almost of month of what he described Thursday as incessant noise throughout his mornings, af ...

PG&E warning: Dams can break

They’re Placer County’s sleeping giants and will likely stay that way. But residents and businesses downstream of the Halsey Afterbay Dam in Christian Valley near Aubu ...

UPDATE 11/30 5:25 P.M.: PG&E list of current power outages in the Sierra region

UPDATE 11/30 5:25 P.M.: Pacific Gas and Electric has issued this list of current outages as of 5 p.m. Friday. Currently there are 358 customers currently without power.  ...

Rollins' namesake was prohibitionist

  One of this area’s colorful characters ended up getting a very “wet” reservoir named after him. Despite a feud with the power company, Jarret Laban Rollin ...