placer hills road

Triathlon to roll through Colfax again

Be on the alert while driving Sunday morning, when a leg of the 10th annual Auburn Triathlon brings over 400 bicyclists to rural Colfax roads. The competitive event draws athletes ...

Nevada County man dies after crashing into a tree

A 62-year-old Grass Valley man lost his life last week on a rural Placer County road. The single-car wreck occurred during a light snowstorm on Feb. 29. According to Sgt. Cu ...

Eden Valley social hub celebrates anniversary

A club established initially to lobby for improvements on Placer Hills Road is now celebrating its 64th anniversary. The Eden Valley Community Center, formed in 1947 as the Eden V ...

Fire burns one acre on Placer Hills Road

Two small fires on July 4 charred approximately one acre in the area of Placer Hills Road and Naturewood Drive near Meadow Vista. “Power lines were down in the area but we don’ ...

Mountain lion reports in Weimar-Eden Valley area

Warmer weather is heating up reports of mountain-lion sightings. One sighting April 6 in the Weimar-Eden Valley area spurred Weimar Hills school officials to alert parents. A resi ...