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Solar act: a big step toward renewable energy

One of the country’s largest solar roof panel systems will be built by a Roseville company.Solar Power, Inc. beat out competitors in its bid for a 5-megawatt system it will d ...

Relay for Life: It’s not a race

The name notwithstanding, Relay for Life is not a race, unlike so many 5Ks and other disease-related fundraising efforts. That’s one of the many misconceptions to be cleared up a ...

McClintock appointed water and power subcommittee chairman

U.S. Rep. Tom McClintock, R-Roseville, is the new chairman of the water and power subcommittee of the House Natural Resources Committee. McClintock has been ranking member of the s ...

11 Roseville activities to try in 2011

The staff at the Press Tribune had a brainstorming session and thought up 11 things we think every Roseville resident should try this year. Check out what we thought and post your ...

Placer County DA Brad Fenocchio retires with good, bad memories

While Brad Fenocchio was working on the death penalty trial of Arturo Suarez, the trial was working on him. Fenocchio, 63, retired this past week as Placer County District Attorne ...

Gaines win would mean more elections, expenses coming for Placer County

Tuesday’s special election to determine a successor to the late District 1 state Sen. Dave Cox isn’t so special to some voters. With just one item on the ballot to vote for and ...

How to ditch your Douglas fir

Christmas tree disposal methods 1. Place unflocked trees in your green waste bin Remove all branches and cut the trunk into sizes small enough to fit within the bin. Make sure the ...

Top 10 Strange Stories of the Year

These are Roseville’s quirky, memorable and I-can’t-believe-that-happened moments of 2010.1. Flash mob gone wrong The Sacramento Choral Society’s plan to spread h ...

Senate candidates Gaines and Cooley spar in special election over budget

Republican Ted Gaines and Democrat Ken Cooley are approaching Election Day on Tuesday battling for the vacant 1st District state Senate seat and over government costs and taxes. Ga ...