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SIGN LANGUAGE: Lincoln student-fans get personal in PVL rivalry game

The words “F@$# you” are scrawled into the visiting wall of Placer High’s historic Earl Crabbe Gymnasium. A sharpie penned the phrase “Smoke weed every day& ...

UPDATE: Arrest in bank robbery, police investigate two unrelated assaults

Roseville police announced last week that at least one bank robbery case has been closed thanks to the department’s CSI technicians. Officers also investigated two separate, ...

A crowd turns out for unveiling of St. Rose kindergarten room

Roseville’s St. Rose School held a special ribbon-cutting ceremony for its new kindergarten classroom on Saturday, Jan. 14. Members of the Roseville Chamber of Commerce and o ...

Man wounded in Loomis deputies’ shoot-out Monday in serious condition

The suspect in Monday’s shooting in a Loomis shopping center remains in serious condition at a Roseville hospital, according to the Placer County Sheriff’s Office. Rod ...

Search continues for Carson May, missing Sugar Bowl ski instructor

Carson May, a Sugar Bowl ski instructor who went missing last Thursday, has not been found despite multiple-agency search and rescue efforts in the area throughout the weekend. &l ...

Accused cop killer found mentally fit for trial

SACRAMENTO – The prosecution of accused double-cop killer Luis Bracamontes moved forward Friday after a Sacramento judge deemed the defendant mentally competent for court pro ...

FedEx truck collides with coupe on Roseville's "Crooked Bridge"

Roseville Fire and Police responded Friday afternoon to a collision between a FedEx truck and a two-door vehicle on the Sierra Boulevard Bridge, more commonly known to locals as th ...

Roseville moves forward with Oak Street parking project

The city of Roseville has acquired a parcel of land for its future Oak Street parking facility. City council members approved the $101,400 purchase last week. The structure will a ...

Roseville Kaiser gets top marks

Kaiser’s Roseville Medical Center recently received a national “Top Hospital” honor for exceptional performance. The award was issued by Leapfrog, a non-profit o ...

Roseville coffee expert brews success from scratch

Roseville coffee connoisseurs recognize Luke Noland from somewhere. Maybe he knew their “usual” at a local Starbucks years ago, or introduced them to an original blend ...

Roseville doctor appointed to state tobacco committee

Lately, Dr. Robert Oldham has been thinking a lot about e-cigarettes. The health officer and public health director for Placer County didn’t realize how thoroughly the produc ...

RTAA brings ‘Tilly the Trickster’ to the stage

The Roseville Theatre Arts Academy is bringing Molly Shannon’s “Tilly the Trickster” to the stage Saturdays from Jan. 23 to Feb. 6. The production is part of the ...

Police urge caution as Waze app comes to prominence

More than 50 million smart phone owners regularly use Waze, the GPS navigation app that enables motorists to report traffic jams, roadway conditions and law enforcement patrols as ...

Bridges family receives overwhelming support from Roseville community

His smile could light up a room. That’s what friends and family will remember most about Brandon Bridges, a 2011 Roseville High graduate who died Monday morning following hi ...

Placer County supes OK first Williamson Act ag land cancellation

In a first for Placer County, owners of an agricultural parcel in Granite Bay have won Placer County Board of Supervisors approval for early cancelation of a Williamson Act contrac ...