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Suspect arrested on charge of starting Robbers Fire

UPDATE: 7:10 P.M. JULY 20 - A Sacramento man was arrested Friday on suspicion of starting the Robbers Fire with what is being described as a pyrotechnic device. Bryon Mason, 28, wa ...

Drunken driver runs, leaves injured passenger

A young woman remains in serious condition after a drunken driver crashed, left her in the passenger seat of the vehicle and fled on foot. Blake Gordon Boyles, 22, of Rancho Cord ...

Single vehicle vs. power pole collision reported

The California Highway Patrol reports that a car struck a power pole at approximately 8:47 p.m. Thursday on Auburn Folsom Road near King Road. Early reports state power went out in ...

Cal Fire's Robbers Fire bill rises to $11.9 million

AUBURN CA - The bill to fight the Robbers Fire between Colfax and Foresthill was moving toward $12 million as Cal Fire ramped down operations Thursday. With a fire footprint bottl ...

Remodel nears completion on Lazarus transitional home

Nine young adults spent Thursday morning putting up sheetrock and priming walls as part of a home-remodel project in Roseville. But this isn't just any house. This is a transition ...

Placer SPCA holding Kitten Extravaganza at Pet Food Express Roseville

On Saturday, July 21, Placer SPCA and Pet Food Express Roseville will partner for a Kitten Extravaganza. More than two dozen kittens from Placer SPCA will be available for adoption ...

Organizers hope books will fly off shelves at annual sale

Imagine a store where book lovers of all ages gather to browse the hottest fiction. They pick up books on gardening, cooking, knitting or crochet. Maybe something from the travel ...

Placer County sees increase in yellowjacket sightings

The Placer Mosquito and Vector Control District reports an increase in calls concerning yellowjacket wasps, especially in the western end of Placer County. Summertime is when yell ...