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BloodSource awards scholarships to local students

BloodSource provided a lifeline to three local students, who are recipients of the organization’s annual scholarship program. Alexis Carrington of Granite Bay High School, Megan ...

ACE awards for Granite Bay students

Two Granite Bay High School seniors each received a $2,500 scholarship from the ACE Mentor Program. Drake Smalley and Micaela Saqui earned the awards. Two students from Galt High ...

Oakmont senior earns Grange award

Oakmont High School senior Sara McFarland recently won a $1,000 scholarship from the California Grange Foundation. Sara is a member of Pleasant Valley Grange, an agricultural fra ...

Run set to benefit Wounded Warriors

Folsom resident Courtney Keys lives across the country from her brother, but he’s never far from her heart. Last summer while serving in the Army in Zabul, Afghanistan, her broth ...

Roseville man busted for making water bombs

A Roseville man was arrested last week for allegedly setting off water bottle bombs at Veteran’s Memorial Park. Raffi Kassardjian, 22, was contacted by Roseville police after ...

New classrooms for Buljan

Buljan Middle School will soon have a new sixth-grade classroom wing. The Roseville City School District board of trustees unanimously approved the construction of a permanent win ...

Duran hosts coffee shop meetings

Placer County District 1 Supervisor Jack Duran will host monthly “Supervisor at your Corner” coffee shop meetings with constituents this summer. “I believe that open communi ...

Adelante students ‘buzzed’ for the future

Adelante High School’s students considered their future options during a career fair May 12, sponsored by the Roseville Chamber of Commerce. Science teacher Katie Palatinus work ...

Granite Bay wins Division II section girls soccer title

ELK GROVE — Brigid Lummis scored the only goal, and goalkeeper Maria Dela Cruz recorded another shutout, making several big saves along the way, as Granite Bay High School de ...

Local track teams rack up wins at Division II finals

The Sac-Joaquin Section Division II track and field finals concluded Friday night, and local high schools had big success at Bella Vista High School.The Oakmont girls’ 4x400 ...

It’s Roseville vs. Woodcreek in Division II softball

Thanks to two strong pitching performances and effective offensive strategy, the Roseville Tigers and Woodcreek Timberwolves will meet in the Sac-Joaquin Division II softball playo ...

Roseville, Woodcreek to meet in best-of-three semifinal

Roseville and Woodcreek high schools met three times in Sierra Foothill League baseball games in the first week of April. Woodcreek won two. All three were decided by one run.They ...

Nevada, Placer DAs double-track multi-county crime-spree case

Placer County and Nevada County prosecutors are now double-tracking cases involving two men charged in connection with a multi-county crime spree. John Cody Adrian, 19, of Auburn ...