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Crime on the rise

Home thefts, burglaries and vandalism in east Roseville increased during the past two weeks, Roseville police said today. The uptick prompted officials to remind residents to lock ...

Ruling: Gay and Lesbian Officers names to remain private

A Placer County Judge won’t force a plaintiff in a civil rights lawsuit to “out” gay and lesbian officers on the Roseville Police Department. The lawsuit filed last year by ...

A month later, dog reunites with family

When Melissa Poland got a call from Roseville’s Animal Control on Saturday, she braced herself for the worst: had her dog died after she went missing in December? Had Nevada been ...

Shelling out for crabs and a cause

Put down that fork! It’s the time of year to throw propriety to the wind, don a bib, and burrow into dinner with your hands. In other words, crab season is nearing its zenith, an ...

Three to D.C. to push for Placer Parkway, Auburn State Recreation Area support

A trio of top Placer County officials is bound for Washington, D.C. for four days in February to lobby for federal support on a bevy of local projects. County Executive Officer To ...

Running School co-hosts Family Fun Run

Brad Kearns thinks kids in the United States today are in “dire straits.” Too many live sedentary lifestyles, suffer from childhood obesity and are at risk of serious health p ...

Blue Oaks to get reel rival

Rocklin’s new Blue Oaks 16 Cinema has only been open two months and it’s about to get some reel competition. A new development proposal would build a 14-screen Cinemark movie t ...

Victim helps recover goods from thief

After noticing that pricey golf equipment was missing from his garage, a Granite Bay man didn’t just call sheriffs. He took their advice and scoured sites – physical and virtua ...

State Sen. Ted Gaines' wife Beth Gaines seeks Assembly seat

Beth Gaines, wife of state Sen. Ted Gaines, R-Roseville, will try to make it a husband-and-wife team at the Capitol. Gaines, whose husband was sworn in as senator last week, threw ...

Chilling effect of Arizona shootings drifting to Auburn, Placer County?

Will Saturday’s assassination attempt and slaying of six in Arizona have a chilling effect on the way politics plays out in Placer County? U.S. Rep. Tom McClintock, R-Roseville, ...