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Media Life: Placer County water embroiled in Starbucks Coffee flap

It’s one of those little-known facts about Placer County that’s been revealed in one of the darndest places. Mother Jones has the story and the cappuccino cups are rat ...

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with El Sombrero in Granite Bay

If you weren’t able to spend Spring Break in Mexico, no worries: You can enjoy authentic South-of-the-border cuisine right here in Granite Bay. Though service is quick, this ...

Rocklin senior assaulted by teen, 20-year-old

A group of young men violently assaulted a Rocklin senior, who has declined to share his name, earlier this month at Sierra Lakes mobile home community after he tried to stop them ...

Granite Bay man sentenced to prison for recklessly endangering aircraft

Granite Bay resident Edward Kuwata, the former operations manager of Weco Aerospace Systems, Inc., was sentenced Tuesday to one year in prison for conspiracy to destroy aircraft or ...

Firehouse Subs comes to Roseville

Roseville this week became the latest, but not the last, city in the greater Sacramento area to welcome a new Firehouse Subs restaurant. The award-winning fast-casual restaurant c ...

Home Town Hero series: Bob Hipwell

It was months past 9/11, the nation was reeling and we were amassing our forces in Kuwait, getting ready to launch a second invasion of Iraq. Our military command called it Operati ...

Drought may spell bad ‘fire season’ for Roseville, Granite Bay

The coming summer will be California’s second since Governor Jerry Brown declared a drought emergency in 2013. The hot, dry days that are ahead, know ominously as “fire ...

Rocklin heroin dealer implicated in Roseville death sent to prison

In the summer of 2013, Rocklin’s Mohammad Noor was enjoying a reputation on the streets of South Placer County as a heroin dealer with cash in his pockets, guns in his car an ...

Travel: Maui vacation provides journey into paradise

In the faint morning light, waves can be seen crashing in the distance as a gorgeous sunrise is beginning to surface, signifying the start of another magnificent day in Maui, where ...

Long-time division chiefs bid farewell to rescuing in Roseville

Four-hundred and forty-six thousand, and seven hundred and sixty hours: That’s the combined amount of time Kathy Finney and Jim Bryla have devoted to saving lives and propert ...