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No ifs, ands or butts

In 2005, about a thousand Americans quit smoking each day - by dying. My two-pack-a-day cigarette habit was bothering almost everyone in my life. They were the lucky ones. They wer ...

Six arrested while attending rap concert

A rap concert Friday night at the Placer County Fairgrounds kept law enforcement officials busy and landed a few people in the city jail. "There were six arrests, ranging from drun ...

Transportation choices in, but funding questions loom

Roseville residents have put in their proverbial two cents to help shape regional transportation planning in the Sacramento Area. A Feb. 21 workshop at Maidu Community Center hoste ...

Still no pleas in Stevens' case

Brendt Anthony Volarvich and Gregory Fred Zielesch, two men charged with murder for their involvement in the death of California Highway Patrol officer Andy Stevens of Roseville, w ...

Nice to meet you, Mr. President

Phillip Barquero has met more Washington, D.C., insiders than some paid political lobbyists. Last Tuesday, the Olympus Junior High eighth-grader met with President George W. Bush. ...

Finding freedom from prison, the past

Editor's Note: Please be advised that this story contains graphic content. Susan Greenberg was only 20 years old when she was sentenced to 25 years to life behind bars for shooting ...

Battered Woman Syndrome and the law

Battered Woman Syndrome refers to the feelings of isolation and helplessness that comes from repeated psychological and physical abuse. In 1991, the California Evidence Code was am ...

Correction

Inaccurate information was provided to The Press-Tribune in Wednesday's newspaper regarding the Little Mr. and Miss Strawberry Festival in Roseville. The number for additional info ...

Mystery substance in letter empties Doolittle's local offices

A mysterious substance sent to the office of Represen-tative John Doolittle has been tested and found to be non-toxic and not a biological agent. The Granite Bay field office of Co ...

Art show slated for Sunday will open Downtown Library

Visitors to the Roseville Downtown Library will be in for a surprise Sunday - unlocked doors. As part of a reception for local artist Donna Naes, the library, located at 225 Taylor ...