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Roseville crime on downslide

New hires in the police department, the growth of the Crime Suppression Unit and residents learning to make themselves less of a target are factors behind a significant drop in Ros ...

Officials crack identity theft ring

Placer County Sheriff officials have teamed up with the U.S. Secret Service to bust a prolific and sophisticated identity theft ring that is now believed to be international. Durin ...

Steely Dan cover band to take stage at Garbeau's Thursday

Ron Hall said he's like most baby boomers in that he likes classic rock. But some of the great songs get old, he added. "I've heard Mustang Sally about a thousand too many times," ...

Doctor in the 'House'

Cops and robbers, docs and diseases - as primetime staples, they stick around like "Seinfeld" reruns on cable. And thank goodness - at least in the case of "House." As it prepares ...

'Pan's Labyrinth' no gentle 'Narnia'

Guillermo del Toro's "Pan's Labyrinth" is the second movie inside of a year to feature a mythical faun in a supporting role, but make no mistake: We're nowhere near a gentle "Narni ...

Thieves hit future Roseville justice center

Burglars allegedly stealing tools from a construction site, the future South Placer Justice Center on Industrial Avenue, might have an easier time getting in once it opens. "This i ...

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n Learn how to prune your young shade trees at a free Pruning Clinic sponsored by Roseville Shade Tree Program. Certified arborists will demonstrate "from the ground" pruning of yo ...

Americans do doughnuts

Deep fried dough. That's a doughnut, no matter how you dress it up or what you stuff into it. Doughnuts, right there alongside hamburgers in classic American food folklore, go with ...

9 injured in rash of car crashes

In less than two hours Friday, the Auburn-area California Highway Patrol responded to three separate drunk-driving related crashes involving eight vehicles that sent nine people to ...

Colts or Bears ... who really cares?

Quick! Which NFL team has represented both sides in the Super Bowl? Impossible, you say? Think again, but not too hard, please. Questions like these are reserved for the football e ...