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Fact-checking contentious issues from this election season

What seemingly began as community-minded individuals seeking positions on local elected boards has become a scene of simmering tensions this campaign season. Most of the drama inv ...

Wolverines Back In Valley Conference Chase

Ho hum, just another week in the Valley Conference. That’s the football storyline for the Sierra College Wolverines as they used a huge road win last Saturday to wiggle their wa ...

Roseville names 67th park after Carmelita’s founders

The husband and wife behind Carmelita’s Mexican Restaurant in Roseville are being honored for their contributions to the local community with the naming of the city’s 6 ...

Salvation Army Roseville shares its mission at luncheon

Community members heard the first red kettle bell ringing of the holiday season as The Salvation Army Roseville Corps held its third annual Community Luncheon Tuesday. The event h ...

The Fresh Market christens first California store in Roseville

A new store has jumped into the competition to bring the best high-end, atmospheric shopping experience to Roseville — and its opening rally of customers this morning garnere ...

Miracle ‘dent remover cream’ not so miraculous for scam victim

Authorities say a Roseville resident was duped out of $260 by a stranger peddling special “scratch remover cream.”   According to the Roseville Police Depart ...

Councilwoman outspends the competition by double in council race

The Eureka Union School District may only consist of seven schools and 3,454 students, but that doesn’t mean big money isn’t going toward its board of trustees race. T ...

As Placer sees 10th West Nile infection, one sufferer speaks out

On Oct. 15, Placer County health authorities documented the area’s 10th human case of West Nile for 2012. Meanwhile, a Granite Bay couple who tested positive for the disease ...

Old dog earns new life, thanks to quick action by Roseville vet

If you’ve watched any news channel this week, likely you have heard about Old Lady, a 10-year-old shepherd Lab mix who was run down by a car early Saturday morning. But that ...

Northern California tornado alert strikes Auburn, Placer County

A tornado touched down north of Sacramento on Monday, ripping shingles off rooftops, scattering patio furniture and blowing down trees and power lines. But Auburn was part of ...

Tornado warning lifted for Placer County

The tornado warning in effect throughout the evening in Placer County has expired, according to the National Weather Service. The warning was for western Placer County (inclu ...

Roseville fireman finds inspiration in teenager with muscle disorder

Roseville firefighter Jamie Pepin looked for an excuse to leave early the first time he volunteered locally to raise money during Fill the Boot — that is, until he met a girl ...

Keeping traditions – and starting new ones – at Otow Orchard

The slanting sun of late fall means it’s time for hoshigaki at Otow Orchard in Granite Bay. The Japanese delicacy begins as a persimmon that farmers transform into a sweet an ...