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Spice up Valentine's Day

Of course, on Feb. 14 you can go out and buy a cake, pastry or candy, but most of the commercially produced valentine treats are calorie dense and chemically loaded - a drag on bod ...

Man arrested on kidnapping charges

A man was arrested on kidnapping charges after a woman told a Roseville gas station employee she was being held at gunpoint, officials said. Police arrested Mario Felix Rodrigues, ...

Supervisors' trip to Washington gets green light

The Placer County Board of Supervisors gave their approval for a trip to Washington, D.C. at the board meeting on Tuesday for supervisors Bruce Kranz, Jim Holmes, Rocky Rockholm an ...

Officials take Artest's Great Dane

Placer County Animal Services officials recently took custody of a Great Dane belonging to Ron Artest, a Sacramento Kings forward and Loomis resident. "The dog is at a vet right no ...

NEC Expansion adds 60 jobs

NEC Electronics America announced Tuesday it has hired 60 new employees for the recently expanded semiconductor manufacturing plant in Roseville on Foothills Boulevard. Mass produc ...

Ready for retirement

For Fred Biletnikoff, timing is everything. It was everything when he was the go-to precision possession receiver during his Hall of Fame career with the Raiders. Timing mattered d ...

Preliminary injunction issued in Project Go lawsuit

Plaintiffs in a lawsuit alleging abusive practices at a Roseville low-income senior apartment complex are claiming a victory after receiving a preliminary injunction from a Placer ...

Police lieutenant promoted to captain

Stan Lumsden is still getting used to his new title. "Lt. Lumsden ... uh, Capt. Lumsden," he said Monday while answering the phone at the Roseville Police Department. The 24-year v ...

Go West, Council members, go West

Two major land developers each plan to submit proposals soon that would incorporate nearly 3,000 acres of property into Roseville, further extending the city westward. Annexing the ...

Scholastics rule at 'AcaDeca'

For months, the eight members of Granite Bay High School's Academic Decathlon team have been eating, drinking and sleeping all things China. Now, they're in for even more Chinese t ...