Placer County Water Agency

Use ‘light’ on newly restored river stretch

Suppose you open a new stretch of river to boaters and nobody comes? After another year of light use, people are asking whether the American River in the canyon below Auburn has a ...

China Bar opens for free day-use

China Bar White Water Recreation Area on the American River in the canyon below Auburn will be opened up for free day-use today, giving the public a chance to experience the rush o ...

Teams search for missing man at Hell Hole Reservoir

The Placer County Sheriff’s Department is searching for a man who was reported missing after capsizing his boat at Hell Hole Reservoir Friday morning. Peter Flores, 50, of San J ...