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Placer Sheriff’s deputy dies at 35

Placer Sheriff’s deputies will say goodbye to one of their own today. Deputy John Roye passed away last week at the age of 35 after a June diagnosis of colon cancer, according ...

No contract in sight for Sutter Roseville nurses

Working without a contract since July 1, registered nurses at Sutter Roseville Medical Center recently staged another protest against their employer and no resolution seems to be i ...

Galleria amps up security – discreetly

As information about the Westfield Galleria arson unfolds – or doesn’t unfold – some details are generally acknowledged: Alexander Piggee allegedly entered a Game ...

'Promotoras' encourage health in Latino community

Silvia Lopez shook her hips to the rhythm of Latin beats, moving at a fast pace and not stopping until the instructor on the DVD said she could. “Twenty minutes more,” she sai ...

Another nail in the Quarry Ponds coffin

Lisa Powers felt tricked into losing her Quarry Ponds shopping center in Granite Bay. Her lender, the Bank of New York Mellon, bought back the property Dec. 6, within a month of fi ...

With battery count dropped, deputy back to work

It will almost be like Monica Chavez never punched a woman. After Placer County prosecutors dropped a misdemeanor battery charge Thursday, Sacramento County sheriffs said the depu ...

Roseville man admits to role in $3m Ponzi scheme

Following an investigation by the U.S. Secret Service, a Roseville man has pleaded guilty to helping defraud investors of $2,975,352, court files show. In a plea deal with federal ...

One eagle downed as another takes flight

Gary Boberg knows many falconers and most of them, he says, would train a falcon over an eagle any day. Eagles are dangerous and unpredictable. Their talons, which grip 1,000 pound ...