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Bridge over Dry Creek to get $23 million replacement

The aging and often-flooded Walerga Road bridge over Dry Creek, just north of the border between Placer and Sacramento counties, will get a $23 million replacement, according to a ...

Day Tripper: Spring bloom 2016 at Sacramento’s Old City Cemetery

April is the time when admirers of reverent stone angels and rare roses from across the globe tour the historic Sacramento City Cemetery. There are still a couple weeks to see the ...

Placer supes reject video visits bids

Placer County isn’t logging off on its current inmate video visitation contractor. The Board of Supervisors followed a recommendation from staff Tuesday to reject proposals ...

Roseville podiatrist gets three years for healthcare fraud

A Roseville podiatrist was sentenced last week to three years in prison and a $10,000 fine for committing healthcare fraud, according to a news release from the office of U.S. Atto ...

Craigslist leads Rocklin officers to another Prop. 47-enabled offender

An anecdote about the combined impact of Proposal 47 and prison realignment: Rocklin police found a Lincoln man in possession of heroin, methamphetamine and stolen property last we ...

Alleged Roseville gym flasher, touching suspect arrested

A 61-year-old Roseville man was booked into Placer County jail Friday for allegedly following around a teenager, exposing himself and trying to inappropriately touch the victim. A ...

Sac State campus in Roseville area moves forward without developer

Though it’s still looking for a developer, Placer County is moving forward with plans to see a satellite campus for California State University - Sacramento built in South ...

KidsFirst offers new support group for Roseville fathers

Mike Mason, an education and outreach manager for KidsFirst, is leading a new support group in Roseville for struggling fathers. Deemed Forever Fathers, the free, 11-week course fo ...

Data around overdose antidote shows scope of heroin in Roseville

Heroin overdoses have claimed dozens of young lives in Placer County in recent years, and as the legal and cultural battle to make an overdose antidote more available rages on, dat ...

Dance on: Kaiser Roseville holds prom for teen patients

Having helped restore so many teenagers who were too sick to attend their own proms over the years, the staff in Kaiser Roseville Medical Center’s pediatric unit took it upon ...

The future of Warwick University unveiled in Rocklin

Ken Sloan travelled more than 5,000 miles last week, one way, to help bring a United Kingdom university to south Placer County. Warwick University, located in Coventry, could be ...

Roseville woman goes to prison for mortgage fraud

Five months after her husband was sentenced to prison for his involvement in a home finance scheme that targeted Hispanic communities, Roseville resident Ligia Sandoval Spafford (S ...

SALTS brings science of the Old World to Granite Bay

For centuries, the health benefits of the Dead Sea have been touted as a wonder of nature.  Thousands still flock to what is known as the lowest and saltiest place on earth, r ...

Roseville Theatre to introduce 'The Royal Family'

The Roseville Theatre Arts Academy will launch its latest production, “The Royal Family,” between April 15 and April 30 as part of its continuing Main Stage Series. Wri ...