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Teen puts lifesaving skill to good use

You're never too young to learn how to save a life. This is something Kyle Batista learned firsthand not too long ago. While babysitting his younger siblings a few months ago, th ...

Ice is nice for these kids

For Atrin Toussi, it was love at first sight when she started ice skating two and a half years ago at the popular Roseville rink. "I always watched skating on TV," said Toussi, 12 ...

Amateur hockey team uses Skatetown as home ice

At Skatetown Roseville there's a decidedly professional, bare-bones feel to the business at hand as the smell of sweat and the sound of thumping pads and hard turns on the ice spel ...

Rummage sales will benefit Placer ARC

Placer Advocacy, Resources and Choices, a nonprofit agency designed to serve people with special needs throughout Placer County, will host two rummage sales in March. Proceeds from ...

Moots named Administrative Services director

Deputy Director Clark Moots was named recently to take over as director of Placer County's Administrative Services Department. Moots will replace longtime Director Rich Colwell, wh ...

Police roundup

Gang graffiti found in park restroom While on routine patrol, a Roseville Police officer found vandals had struck the restrooms of Weber Park on Circuit Drive. The officer found ga ...

'Cabotinage' a winner for Roseville girl at spelling bee

To family and friends, she's the human spell checker. Even in first grade, Josephine Kao had a knack for spelling long, 10 or 12 letter words, according to her mom Peggy. That skil ...

Roseville Scout heads for meeting with president

Phillip Barquero won't be attending classes for most of next week at Olympus Junior High School. The 14-year-old has more urgent business - like meeting the president of the United ...

Taking a healthy approach to eating

Third-grader Samantha Hos-kins could be a role model for the rest of us. Her favorite food is broccoli, and thanks to a veggie-friendly menu at her elementary school, she can take ...

End of a Golden(berg) era

When Roz Goldenberg was 9 years old, her parents asked her what she wanted for Hanukkah. Her answer was everything ... everything to do with athletics that is - badminton, tennis, ...