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Community plan update on Wednesday's MAC meeting agenda

The Granite Bay Municipal Advisory Council meets Wednesday at 7 p.m. at the Eureka Union School District Office. The council will be discussing any updates on requests received so ...

Placer County accident numbers cruising downhill

Some folks feel safer, others don’t. But the stats are a revelation. Traffic accidents in Placer County have been dropping yearly since 2003. Rick Ward, commander of the Auburn ...

Patrollers work with dogged dedication

In an abandoned county building, a trained police canine searches for drugs. With dogged persistence the German shepherd sniffs every corner and space until he finds the marijuan ...

Placer SPCA needs kitten foster care volunteers

The Placer SPCA is looking for volunteers to welcome needy kittens into their home and provide foster care until they are ready to be adopted into loving homes. To prepare their v ...

Health Express celebrated

Mayor Gina Garbolino and Placer Supervisor Jim Holmes were just two of many special guests in attendance at a community mixer held earlier this month to celebrate the success of He ...

With our mission in mind, Chamber presents showcase

In keeping with our mission, which is: - To provide value to our members - To promote and meet the needs of business and industry and - To create the best community in which to li ...

Three nights of sights, sounds, dance

The 150 dancers enrolled in the choreography and advanced dance classes at Roseville High School have been preparing to present a show full of the sights, sounds and excitement fro ...

NEC plans Roseville furloughs

Buffeted by a continued decline in demand, NEC Electronics America is furloughing its Roseville plant workers in two week-long shutdowns this summer, a spokeswoman for the company ...

Police nab 7 suspected in thefts

Before most people were out of bed on Tuesday, Roseville Police arrested seven teenaged males suspected of targeting cars for burglary on the west side of town and being part of a ...

'Save the Parade' goes to council this week

Organizers of the “Save the Parade” movement say they’re close to raising the cash necessary to bring back a July 4 tradition in Roseville. On Wednesday, they’ll seek appr ...

Seniors make their next move

They made it. The endless exams, monotonous college applications, and senior year rites of passage are over – or soon will be – for the Roseville-area Class of 2009. Af ...

Roseville Electric faces budget shortfall

Even though the city of Roseville has had its own power plant for the last few years, Roseville Electric finds itself facing a $12 million deficit for the 2010 fiscal year. Accord ...

Missing child-support payments = possible jail time for local man

An apparent lavish lifestyle apparently didn’t extend to one local man’s ability to pay child-support payments. Now, 32-year-old Jason Matthew Maggi is facing up to one year in ...

Car-wrecker pleads guilty to stealing cars

A 21-year-old Citrus Heights man who stole two vehicles – and wrecked them both – has pleaded guilty to four felony charges in a Placer County courtroom and faces a maximum sta ...