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Placer Care Coalition distributes funds raised at Raising Spirits

Under drizzly skies, board members from Placer Care Coalition – Tom Battaglia, Sabrina Murphy, Janette Moynier and Mary Epling – met with representatives of four local ...

Milestone: Arneys celebrate 50 years of marriage

Steve and Gig Arney of Roseville celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary June 2. Gig is a retired assistant schoolteacher/homemaker, and Steve is retired after more than 33 year ...

Cooling stations open in Roseville

The National Weather Service is predicting extremely high temperatures in the area for the next several days. The California Department of Public Health is reminding the public to ...

Roseville issues fireworks warning

In partnership with the Greater Sacramento Area Fireworks Task Force, the city of Roseville Police and Fire Departments have a "zero tolerance" policy regarding illegal f ...

Teaching a dog new tricks

When 5-year-old Clementine suddenly couldn’t move one of her hind legs, Sandra Thornberry didn’t know what to do for her rescued cocker spaniel. “She was always ...

Take the plunge

For sizzlin’ summers and warm evenings, there’s no better place to be than swimming in a backyard pool or taking a plunge at an aquatics complex, a public pool or Folso ...

Girls, it’s party time

In 2005, mom Wendy Riddle was working as a correctional officer with the Santa Cruz County Jail. With two young girls and a busy work schedule to balance, she was excited to find R ...

Rooms with a view

Walking through the outdoor surroundings of a large estate owned by Tim Le in Granite Bay, one would be hard pressed to find a reason to ever leave, or even go back inside the hous ...

Sierra mural mixes math and nature

A new mural commissioned by the Sierra College math and art departments and designed by local artist Cathy Rowe was unveiled Monday. Rowe was chosen from a large pool of applicant ...

Couple opens biker store in Loomis

A local couple has turned their passion into a business. Paul and Sue Stimers, of Loomis, recently relocated their business, The Bikers Store, from Rocklin to Loomis. “We r ...

South Placer's the place to be for summer fun

Summer fun is heating up, and whether you prefer playing on eight wheels or with your feet firmly planted on the ground, or if a casual walk through local art galleries is more you ...

Firefighters in training

Budding fire fighters got a taste of the time-honored profession this week at Roseville Fire Department's annual Kid's Fire Camp.  Every year, kids between the ages of ...

The library has never been so delicious.

If you’re wondering how to keep your kids’ craniums engaged this summer, the answer’s easy – head to the local library. Statistics show that reading just 2 ...