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Faced with a bus driver shortage, TART reduces winter route schedule

Due to a shortage of bus drivers this winter, Tahoe Truckee Area Regional Transit will not be able to provide all of its expanded winter routes for the remaining three weeks of the winter … Continue reading →

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“The Placer Life” Podcast

Hugging George Lucas: Placer artist Frank Ordaz’s journey from Star Wars to the Sierra

Did you know that Placer County has a fun connection to the classic “Star Wars” franchise? Auburn artist Frank Ordaz painted many of the backdrops for … Continue reading →

Lost in the wilderness: The harrowing story of missing hiker Cody Michael

Rocklin hiker Cody Michael made international news last May when he went missing in one of the most rugged areas of Placer County. Found four days … Continue reading →

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