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Neighbors sound off on Speedway noise

Roseville residents and business owners involved with the All American Speedway faced off at a community forum Monday night at the Placer County Fairgrounds. District 1 Placer Cou ...

Dogs from Loomis seizure find happiness in new homes

After a Humane Society of the Sierra Foothills seizure removed them from their former allegedly neglectful Loomis home, two dogs have found peace with local families. Roseville re ...

Crime log: Stolen video games, biking under the influence, resident detains bike thief

Information gathered from local police reports Aug. 9 Merle Elvin Bower, 47, of Roseville, was arrested on suspicion of riding a bicycle under the influence of alcohol and/or drug ...

Biz Buzz: New clothing company offers savings on latest gear

Pacific Swag in Granite Bay is a new retail clothing store offering casual surfwear/beachwear for young men and women. The clothing is listed with savings of up to 50 percent off t ...

Rocklin resident killed in DUI crash

Matthew Jacob George, 19, of Rocklin, was killed in a solo vehicle accident on Saturday morning. The 2010 Whitney High School graduate was ejected from a Subaru Legacy driven by Ja ...

Auburn woman in I-80 fatal crash Sunday identified

Authorities released the name Monday of an Auburn woman who died in a crash Sunday afternoon on Interstate 80 west of the Newcastle off ramp. Amy Kathleen Keith, 33, was pronounce ...

Man and woman found dead Friday in Fourth Street home

Neighbors described the man and woman found dead in a Fourth Street home as an older couple, known to be quiet. An adult male and an adult female were found dead in a home at the 1 ...

Gaines digs in for fight against wildfire fee as governor retrenches

A move by Gov. Jerry Brown to seek changes to a controversial $150 annual wildfire fee for rural residents won’t alter state Sen. Ted Gaines’ resolve to stop it. The wildfire p ...

Finding a balance in the brain

He’s out of his seat again — balancing on one foot, hopping up and down. The rumble from the dryer bleats the all-finished chime and Johnny loses all concentration. Shouting ...