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Program offers loans for energy upgrades

With cooler weather around the corner, some local homeowners say they are glad to have made their homes more energy efficient over the summer. But what they are really happy abou ...

Biz Buzz: Roseville Toyota gives away truck to nonprofit

Doug Pringle, president of Disabled Sports USA Far West in Citrus Heights, was the recipient of a new 2012 Toyota Tundra courtesy of Roseville Toyota. Pringle was awarded the new ...

Crime log: Catalytic converter thefts, bike shop burglary and more

Information gathered from local police reports Oct. 10 Just before noon, a house in the 1900 block of Branding Iron Lane was burglarized. Two white males in their early 20s with d ...

Holmes returns to Victory Lane in Roseville

Eric Holmes earned another checkered flag in Roseville. Greg Pursley earned his first NASCAR K&N Pro Series West season championship.Holmes led 50 laps, including the last 13, ...

Roseville becomes fully metered city

Roseville’s transition to a fully metered city officially finished Tuesday with the last meter installation, although the majority of the retrofit project ended a few months ago. ...

Granite Bay wraps up SFL golf title; Lee fires 6-under 65

Granite Bay High School wrapped up the Sierra Foothill League girls golf championship with a 31-stroke victory in the second SFL tournament of the season Monday at River Oaks Golf ...

Sierra View holds on, defends Rose Cup golf title

Sierra View Country Club defended its Rose Cup title last weekend, taking a first-round lead and holding off three teams in the second round for a dramatic victory Saturday.Sierra ...

Granite Bay Pee Wees crush Grant 36-6

Granite Bay played at Grant on Saturday in a Pee Wee football game, a rematch of an overtime clash in last season’s playoffs. They went into the game with one loss each.This ...

Ring friends, family make plea for mercy, no prison in D.C. corruption case

With sentencing days away on federal corruption charges and the possibility of more than four years in prison, ex-lobbyist Kevin Ring’s friends and family are coming to his defen ...

Placer campaign aide’s embezzlement scheme bilked three candidates of $24K

Brian Jagger juggled work on three Placer County political campaigns last year but, unknown to the candidates, he was fleecing all three for a total of more than $24,000. An overv ...