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Broad-based conservation plan gets Placer supes nod

A new roadmap for Western Placer County growth and land preservation is on its way to federal and state offices. Nearly a decade since first being proposed, the Placer County Cons ...

Placer supes remove Montgomery from Lake Tahoe board

Four Placer County supervisors voted Tuesday to remove fellow supervisor Jennifer Montgomery from the Tahoe Regional Planning Agency governing board. But Montgomery – bolstered ...

Placer County moves to change Supes district boundaries

Under the direction of the Placer County Board of Supervisors, Placer County staff will begin redistricting work on the five supervisorial districts in the county. Redistricting is ...

Roseville City School District found noncompliant

Dodie MacAuley has a nice life in Tahoe City, where her son attends eighth grade and she feels he’s getting a quality education. Last year, he attended a school in Roseville ...

Brown's push to defund redevelopment agencies may hurt local projects

The City of Roseville, like most municipalities, is not taking a sit-and-wait approach to Gov. Jerry Brown’s recent proposal to eliminate redevelopment agencies. Elected in Nove ...

Abandoned military man survives 90-mph fall

A military man remained in serious condition Friday at a Roseville hospital after falling out of a car driving close to 90 miles per hour Jan. 22. California Highway Patrol said E ...

Students make blankets for kids in need

The Builders Club at Silverado Middle School in Roseville recently completed a blanket-making project to benefit the local community. The 11 blankets went to Project Linus, a nati ...

Neighbor helps detain suspected burglar

Thanks to a neighbor’s call, Roseville police caught two of four young men as they tried to burglarize a house Monday afternoon, according to a release. A resident reportedly saw ...

Websites fixed, working

Gold Country Media websites are now up and running after they were temporarily down yesterday. Cluster websites were not functioning Monday afternoon through Tuesday morning due to ...

Police program gives students free counseling

From fishing to playing in the snow, Joseph Aaron Fincher used to revel in outings with his father. So when both parents were taken to jail for drugs charges, Joseph, 11, retreated ...