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Placer County may get sports complex

Placer County could be home to a new sports tourism center with the potential to attract thousands of tourists – and their dollars – to the region each year. Greg Van Dusen, CE ...

City council attempts to protect core services

Roseville City Council and staff have made one overarching goal clear during budget proceedings for the 2011 fiscal year: protect core services. This refers to services that impac ...

Adelante High School welcomes new principal

Adelante High School students will welcome a new principal this fall. Roseville Joint Union High School District board of trustees voted in favor of hiring Suzanne Laughrea for th ...

KidsFirst receives grant to fight child abuse

In 2008, more than 30,000 cases of child abuse occurred in the four-county Sacramento region. To KidsFirst, this is completely unacceptable. The nonprofit organization headquart ...

Mike Shellito retires after 30 years of service to City of Roseville

Mike Shellito planned to retire about six months ago — something his wife Jan was excited about — but Mayor Gina Garbolino walked into his office last October with a request. ...

Major league rehabilitation

As River Cats left fielder Corey Wimberly and pitcher Fernando Hernandez walk into Frances “Frankie” Cleverley’s room at the Sutter Rehabilitation Institute on Thursday, she ...

City council approves budget

The Roseville City Council unanimously approved a final budget Wednesday for the 2011 fiscal year. The two biggest changes involve reducing staff by 36 employees and implementing ...

Umpqua Bank commits random acts of kindness

Mikey Pilgrim munched on a slice of pepperoni pizza at Straw Hat Wednesday. His mom and dad also chowed down on pizza, purchased for them by a representative from Umpqua Bank as p ...

Sierra College student's love of writing pays off

Maggie Slover’s zeal for writing is literally paying off. The Sierra College student was recently named the 2010 recipient of the Jim Janssen Memorial Scholarship award. Slover ...

Two Roseville students honored by Comcast

Discussions of California’s educational budget cuts were put on hold Thursday as elected officials joined Comcast at the state capitol to award more than $196,000 in scholarships ...

Major injury accident closes part of Cirby Way

A Roseville man sustained major injuries after he and another driver collided, sending his car skidding into a light poll on Cirby Way Wednesday. The collision happened at 11:20 a ...

Grass fire burns 55 acres near Rocklin homes

When Audra Felahy and her husband Volki Felahy of Rocklin drove home from work Monday evening, they were met with an unexpected surprise — a grass fire behind their home. At 4: ...

Plane crash kills two Lincoln residents

LINCOLN -- An ultra light plane crashed Monday night just outside of the Lincoln Regional Airport, killing two people. Police and fire personnel responded to the scene, where Micha ...

Chief orders staff not to criticize higher-ups

Some are questioning the timing of Roseville Police Chief Mike Blair giving members of his staff a formal warning that they can be punished for criticizing him publicly. Blair is ...