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Speed boats to run on Folsom Lake Thursday

The Air National Guard Hydroplane Series will stage a four-boat exhibition event on Folsom Lake Thursday for community leaders and area corporate executives for the possible return ...

Roseville reflects on tragedy

On the morning of Sept. 11, 2001, Roseville resident Kurt Dittig gave his wife a hug and kiss before leaving for work as a firefighter in Sacramento. “I thought it’d ju ...

Man assaults wife with knife and holds her hostage

A Roseville man was booked into the Placer County Jail Sunday afternoon after he allegedly cut his wife with a knife and held her hostage. The call into 9-1-1 began at 11:45 a.m ...

Car slams into gas station pump causing explosion

A freak accident nearly turned tragic Sunday morning after a car slammed into a gas station pump. The accident happened just after 9:30 a.m. Sunday after a car with two people insi ...

Man used pellet gun in attempted bank robbery, police say

A 20-year-old Roseville man was arrested Friday after allegedly attempting to hold up a Roseville bank with a pellet gun. Roseville Police Department officers responded to a repo ...

Venegas and Starks score main event wins

With the Fast Fridays Motorcycle Speedway Track Championship next week, Charlie Venegas is ready and in winning form, up for the challenge. Venegas scored a Division I scratch main ...

Woodcreek puts up 70, holds off Casa Roble

The “Next Man Up” mantra — that you never know when an injury can occur and thus a substitution made — is as true on the high school playing field as it is ...

Oakmont scores big but comes up short in opener

It was a battle of offenses Friday night, as Oakmont High School fell to host Foothill 44-42 in its season opener.Foothill (2-0) caught the Vikings sleeping and put two quick score ...

Granite Bay avenges loss to St. Mary's

Granite Bay High School’s defense grew up at halftime Friday night.The Grizzlies, shoved around and picked apart for nearly 300 total yards in the first half, held St. Mary&r ...

Roseville runs over Rio Linda, moves to 2-0

Roseville High School ran over Rio Linda 42-21 on Friday night, bringing its two-game point total to 98.The Tigers’ running game totaled 442 yards and averaged 10.5 yards per ...