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Roseville man killed in drive-by shooting

A 19-year-old Roseville man was killed last month in a drive-by shooting in Citrus Heights. The Sacramento County Coroner identified the lone victim of the incident as Daniel Rodr ...

Street smarts and book smarts

One of Placer County’s top officials is newly armed with a deep knowledge of homeland security. Devon Bell, 47, undersheriff of the Placer County Sheriff’s Office, com ...

Alleged gun-toting meth trafficker behind bars in Roseville

Detectives with the Roseville Police Vice and Narcotics Enforcement Team have made no secret they’re willing to cross county lines if it means catching methamphetamine and ...

Surprise Hagar show at Rockin’ Island Bar & Grill will benefit hurricane victims

Sammy Hagar will have his first public performance at his recently re-opened Downtown Roseville restaurant tomorrow at 6 p.m. The event is first-come, first-serve and will double ...

Rocklin police end armed standoff on Galaxy Lane

Rocklin police officers managed to end a potentially violent situation without bloodshed Tuesday morning, after a man armed with assault rifles allegedly held his fiancé and ...

Law steps up safety for animal control

Life may have gotten a little safer for animal control officers in the state. Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation by Assemblywoman Beth Gaines, R-Roseville, which could provide gr ...

The broken cure – Part III: Far-reaching strategy for 'scripts' lags behind

Editor's note: This is the third in a three-part series.  Aaron Fechter is an ‘ideas guy.’  He’s an engineer, an entrepreneur. He’s an invent ...

UPDATE: Driver commits hit-and-run after fleeing Roseville methadone clinic

UPDATE: Roseville police believe a 30-year-old Roseville woman was involved in more than one hit-and-run incident on Sept. 25, under the influence of an as-yet-unnamed substance. ...

Behind Closed Doors: Domestic Violence survivor shares her story

When an acquaintance gave her the phone number for Stand Up Placer, Melissa said she was emotionally exhausted.   “I didn’t even know it existed or that there w ...

Roseville, Granite Bay filmmakers claim Emmy

Granite Bay resident Janey Shugart claimed an Emmy award for a documentary she developed along with Joel Sandvos of Roseville.   “The Pink Room,” which raises aw ...