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New textbooks on display in libraries The Roseville Joint Union High School District is considering new textbooks for adoption and has placed the books on display for public review ...

Repository of Placer County records gold mine for researchers

The past catches up with people at the Placer County Archives. Most times, the surprises are pleasant. Visitors can find kernels of historical insight on who used to live in their ...

Cravings remain, but this former smoker winning the battle so far

never knew how good a cheeseburger could taste. My taste buds are alive, the blood in my veins is flowing and my work production is through the roof. But other than those minor upg ...

Personalized service from the Past to the Present

Blink and you'll miss it. For those not "in the know," the Main St. Grocery could easily be mistaken for just another house, on just another street, in just another Roseville neigh ...

Candidates: Traffic, growth management key issues

The three candidates running for the Placer County District 1 Board of Supervisors seat touted their local ties to Roseville during a forum Tuesday morning at Sun City Roseville. ...

Police arrest seven in unrelated burglaries

A Roseville man awoke early Sunday morning after hearing a noise, only to find a man standing in his hallway and several electronic items missing from his apartment. Police arreste ...

Longtime Salvation Army volunteer dies

The Salvation Army of Roseville lost one of its most visible and longstanding volunteers Monday with the death of Albert Fierro Jr. He was 64. Fierro passed away from complications ...

Crash suspect goes for gun

What started as a single-vehicle car crash on Interstate 80 in Auburn quickly esculated into a life-threatening situation for local law enforcement Monday as a suspect attempted to ...

MoveOn members protest proposed budget

Seventeen members of the Internet-based activist group MoveOn.org converged on Congressman John Doolittle's Granite Bay office Thursday, hoping to convince the eight-term conservat ...

Thunder Valley Casino fined for polluting water with sewage

Thunder Valley Casino, owned by United Auburn Indian Community, has been fined $435,000 for multiple violations of polluting streams with inadequately treated sewage. The Californi ...