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n The American Cancer Society Discovery Shop in Roseville is gearing up for its annual event presenting a collection of designer and name brand purses, shoes and accessories. All p ...

Assistance League tutors children throughout county

Tutoring in elementary school classrooms is just one of the many projects engaged in by volunteers with the Assistance League of Greater Placer. Currently, tutors are providing hel ...

Prisons, roadwork, budget questions fuel Gaines' meeting

Ted Gaines confronted tough questions from more than 50 residents Friday night at a town hall meeting held in Auburn. Addressing concerns ranging from a ballooning prison populatio ...

Hundreds honor Dr. Seuss with Read Across America

It was a birthday party to put all others to shame. Hundreds of local children and their parents attended the Read Across America event Sunday, sponsored by the Placer County Offic ...

Buljan Middle School has AVID fan base

Buljan Middle School's Advancement Via Individual Determination program aims to help underserved students make their way to college. Now, it's received its own report card. The ver ...

Education briefs

Woodcreek earns spot in state Academic Decathlon Granite Bay will have some local company when it goes to the California State Academic Decathlon Championship. Placer County and t ...

Playing in the band

courtesy Four representatives from Olympus Junior High in Roseville attended the California All State Honor Band in Fresno last weekend. The event, organized by the California Band ...

Second victim of car collision dies

Another passenger involved in a Saturday, Feb. 24, car collision on Sunrise Avenue in front of the Spaghetti Factory died Tuesday, police said. Wilma Hauser, 88, of Roseville, one ...

Gaines wants guarantees before early election

As the state Assembly moves toward a vote on holding a February primary, Assemblyman Ted Gaines, R-Roseville said he wants legislation to clarify reimbursement plans for county ele ...

Man dies after driving vehicle into creek

A man who was found his upside-down vehicle in a Roseville creek Wednesday morning died later that afternoon, police officials said. Tony Raintimee, 21, of Sacramento was still in ...