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Roseville fire marshal named specialist

The National Fire Protection Agency has hired Roseville Fire Marshal Dennis M. Mathisen as a new regional fire sprinkler specialist to cover the Western region of the United States ...

Victim of anti-gay crime talks about going from ‘hate to hope’

It began as a normal meeting over coffee. The two men, colleagues at the Museum of Tolerance in Los Angeles, discussed the upcoming visit of a group of high school students who tea ...

Granite Bay students launch anti-bullying campaign

Many Granite Bay High School students can be seen wearing the same T-shirt this week. The front of the black shirt says, “The Ripple Effect,” and the back reads, “One good a ...

Galleria recovery team honored

The team that spearheaded the Westfield Galleria at Roseville shopping mall’s recovery from a fire last fall was honored Thursday by the Placer County Economic Development Board ...

Roseville supe Duran finding personal fiscal restraint hits home with voters

Rookie Placer County Supervisor Jack Duran said he’s finding the symbols of his own personal fiscal restraint program are resonating with constituents. Duran, who was sworn in th ...

St. Rose students see manufacturing firsthand

For some of the St. Rose School students, watching automated machines cut and weld metal was the best part of the day. Others enjoyed learning about package printing and seeing th ...

Roseville Theatre Arts Academy seeks next ‘Idol’

Roseville Theatre Arts Academy is hosting the inaugural “Roseville Idol” as part of a fundraiser to save the iconic Roseville Theater from being rendered unusable. The academy ...

Olympus student wins county spelling bee

For the second year in a row, an Olympus Junior High School student won the Placer County Spelling Bee. Seventh grader Savitri Asokan placed first in the competition, held March 2 ...

Maidu Museum welcomes spring, with celebration

For the Maidu, sustainability was not a social mindset but a way of life. These native people didn’t take all the fish in the stream, leaving the healthiest ones to reproduce ...