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Buzzetta: 26 years to life for stepfather’s murder

AUBURN – After a series of emotionally charged victim impact statements from family members, David Buzzetta, 22, was sentenced Friday to 26 years to life in prison for the March ...

Doolittle says Justice Department case closed against him

WASHINGTON — Former California Rep. John Doolittle, who retired from Congress while under investigation in the Jack Abramoff lobbying scandal, said today that the Justice Departm ...

Credit card skimming devices found in Auburn gas station

Gas station credit card users beware. An organized crime ring is suspected of stealing credit card information by placing credit card skimming devices inside gasoline pumps in Au ...

Workshops help teens be 'Money Smart'

You’ve heard of sending your kids to art camp or science camp. How about finance camp? In response to a need to teach the next generation to be wise with their money, The Rosev ...

California considers registering pesticide linked to cancer

As Roseville residents wandered around the street vendors and farmer’s market stands at Downtown Tuesday Nights, Edwin Lopez passed out free strawberries. Lopez works for Rodrig ...

Businesses are tapping into social media – and finding success, new customers

If you have a business and want to learn how to get more customers – you might want to check out the next Placer Business Tweetup Night. During the most recent Tweetup Night, ...

Police arrest identity thieves in two separate cases

The Roseville Police Department have arrested two men and a woman suspected of committing identity theft, credit card fraud and other crimes in two separate incidents. Dee Dee Gun ...

City council discusses new economic development department during budget meeting

For the first time, Roseville has a city department solely devoted to business attraction, retention and expansion. “The City of Roseville has never had a stand-alone economic d ...

Duran emerges the clear winner in bitterly fought Roseville supes race

Jack Duran is the winner in a bitterly fought election battle with Rocky Rockholm for the Roseville seat on the Placer County Board of Supervisors. But the overall primary electio ...

Roseville firefighters assist Cal Fire, other agencies, in fighting grass fire

The Roseville Fire Department responded to fight an 80-acre vegetation fire at the intersection of Watt Avenue and Dyer Lane late in west Roseville late Tuesday morning. Public i ...

Denio's hosts chamber mixer

Denio’s Roseville Farmers Market and Swap Meet will host the Roseville Chamber of Commerce Business Showcase & Mixer on Thursday, June 10. The free event will include an appear ...

Slow day at the ballot box

Election Day – nearly 1 p.m. in the afternoon and Jack Wallace – one of the election officers staffing the Renaissance Church’s polling station – checks the machine tracki ...

Jack Duran knocks out Rocky Rockholm in Roseville Placer County supes race

Roseville voters turned Placer County’s District 1 in a new direction Tuesday, electing challenger Jack Duran. Duran, an attorney who sits on the Roseville Union High School Dis ...

‘Leadership’ grads have new degree of Roseville knowledge

Congratulations to the 14th Leadership Roseville graduating class of 2010. The following 18 students will be attending the graduation ceremony next week at Sierra View County Club. ...

New agreement for Kaiser, SEIU-UHW proceeding

Kaiser Permanente employees tentatively reached a national two-year labor agreement June 1. The tentative agreement between Service Employees International Union-United Healthcare ...