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Republican stalwarts battle for District 2 seat

Two Republicans, each currently serving in an elected office, are vying to be chosen by voters in June as Placer County's next supervisor for District 2. But that may be where the ...

County unemployment rate sixth lowest in state

Placer County job data remains upbeat with a 4.1 percent unemployment rate that ties with San Diego for sixth lowest in California. While the county's percentage of jobless for Feb ...

Banking on Roseville

Last Wednesday - with just four days to go before the opening of Granite Community Bank's newest location - workers were still applying the finishing touches, like hanging the artw ...

CAPC issues annual awards at luncheon ceremony

Students in Ron Grove's Roseville High School Student Government class are used to serving others. A penny drive, coat collection, canned food campaign and more are just some of th ...

Strawberry sports competition anticipates annual fest

For those who can't wait until next weekend's Strawberry Festival, a special kick-off event this morning promises to help sate residents' hunger for the ruby-red fruit - and could ...

Police release suspect's name

Officials have released the name of the suspected "Poncho Robber" - the man investigators say may be responsible for a series of armed robberies in South Placer and Sacramento coun ...

Kubby released from jail after 20 days

Medical marijuana advocate Steve Kubby was released from the Placer County Jail Wednesday after serving one-third of a 60-day jail sentence for violating probation. He was released ...

Police Roundup

Man reports attack in Cirby Way parking lot An Auburn man told police he was attacked with a hammer by two unknown suspects while in a parking lot on Cirby Way. The man said he was ...

Mediator brought in for teachers' pay negotiations

Negotiations between county education officials and union representatives are being done in the presence of a third-party mediator in an effort to come to an agreement suitable for ...

Running through hurdles

Watch Roseville High senior Deon Nolan blow away the competition in a track and field meet, and the first question that comes to mind is, why? Not why does Nolan run so fast; rathe ...