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Roseville firefighters reach contract deal with city

Roseville firefighters will be getting a series of pay increases under a deal struck this week. Under the agreement, firefighters will get a 3 percent salary increase and $24 per- ...

UPDATE: From fires to rain-related crashes, Roseville responders stay busy

There was no shortage of action for Roseville’s police and fire personnel in the last six days, as they responded to a small blaze at a business park and then 13 different ca ...

Our View: What ghost stories tell us about … us

You can glean a lot from a culture by how it remembers its dead. I found this to be true when embarking on a nighttime ghost tour of Venice, Italy. Venice after sundown is the per ...

Rocklin’s Sierra College hosts regional job fair Oct. 30

Sierra College in Rocklin is teaming up with Placer County Economic Development and Business Advantage Network to host a regional job fair on Friday, Oct. 30 According to Sierra C ...

Tale of witch trials hits local stage for Halloween

William Jessup University’s theater department is giving local audiences plenty to think about on Halloween and the eve of Halloween with its new production of “The Cru ...

Placer community volunteer dies in solo car crash

A Meadow Vista woman whose work serving others included providing food, clothing and education for underprivileged children in several nations was identified Monday as the victim o ...

Roseville podiatrist pleads guilty to $1 million fraud scheme

A Roseville podiatrist pleaded guilty Friday in federal court to a single, hefty charge of health care fraud, admitting that he netted more than $1 million in reimbursements for fr ...

Richard Hanner joins Gold Country Media as editorial content director

Richard Hanner, a veteran journalist with roots in Placer County, has been named editorial content director of Gold Country Media. Hanner will have overall responsibility for all ...

THE BOURNE LEGACY — Family honors son’s memory with new scoreboard

Barbara Messmer’s hand is admittedly sore.  This week, she wrote over 100 thank you letters to friends, family, acquaintances and complete strangers — basically a ...

Roseville lawyer tackles life’s harder complexities

It’s not the type of law practice Network Television makes cheap melodramas about, but attorney James Cunningham and his team at CunninghamLegal are on the forefront of helpi ...

Roseville native turns to alternative treatment in cancer battle

Roseville native Julie Fry is willing to try the odds, because she beats them every day when she wakes up. Fry was diagnosed with cancer in 2011. She was told she had two years to ...

Placer 10-35 Foundation stays the course on backing officers’ families

The average citizen listening to a police scanner is often baffled by the coded radio conversations that can sound like a foreign, mathematical language; yet these brief exchanges ...

CountryHouse project breaks ground in Granite Bay

CountryHouse Residence, a new senior living community specializing in memory care, officially broke ground in Granite Bay last week.  Representatives for CountryHouse said the ...

Water rates rising for some in Roseville

Requests to justify hiking water prices usually come from outraged customers rather than policy makers, though a recent public meeting in Roseville was prompted by the State of Cal ...