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Look what the Cats dragged in

For some, it's finally seeing an end to the winter blues. For others, it's the blossoms that appear on the trees seemingly overnight, joining the newly-sprouted flowers in their lo ...

Homicide details sketchy

Though Roseville Police have not yet confirmed a cause of death for the victim of a homicide last week, they have verified the man's stepson is being held in the Placer Coun-ty Jai ...

Eureka impasse declared

After 7½ months of negotiations, district officials and teachers in the Eureka Union School District agree on one thing - they've reached a stalemate. Both sides consented ...

New tricks for pet food buying habits after recall

For years, Brad and Sally Romero have been imploring anyone who would listen: Know what you're feeding Fido. Now, with the recent recall of nearly 100 brands of pet food, people ar ...

'Who's Deceiving' is pretty much a mystery

Who's Deceiving the Liberals?" is the latest offering from Jacqueline Hamilton, a native Californian who previously penned the children's book "Peter Pumpkin" and "The Gift of the ...

Plenty misbehavin' in musical tribute to 'Fats' Waller

It's not often a clergyman sings about marijuana. Ordained minister Koa Billy M. Boyd pretends to suck on a jumbo joint, sip whiskey and cheat on lovers during a Sunday matinee of ...

'Idol' fan stages hunger strike

It was bound to happen: This year's crop of talent on "American Idol" has finally sparked acts of civil disobedience. Proving once and for all today's youth is anything but apathet ...

'Shooter' has certain Swagger

The tightly wound, extremely focused, unflinching warrior has become cliché in films dealing with phantom military units out to defend American interests - both good and que ...

'Sonic and the Secret Rings'

The newest installment of our favorite blue hedgehog isn't a smash hit. Instead, it kind of makes you want to smash your Wii. Sega dashes away from the last dozen or so terrible So ...

Sega's main character finds a way to endure

He's the Mario, the Megaman, the Link of Sega. The one, the only Sonic the Hedgehog has been on virtually every gaming system known to man and he's still running strong. Sonic nev ...