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Emotions run high for transplant recipient

An emotional – and, at times, frantic – journey in search of a kidney ended recently with a good friend from Idaho and one huge, collective sigh of relief. Rainee Sellers’ ...

Cops nab prison escapee

According to reports, authorities apprehended an escapee from a local prison at 5:20 p.m. yesterday in Sacramento County. At approximately, 7 a.m. a minimum-security inmate escaped ...

Folsom American claims 9-10 all-star title

Folsom American Little League’s 9-10-year-old All-Stars showed what they’re made of on Wednesday night. A day after a potentially demoralizing 15-12 loss to Woodcreek, a gam ...

Thunder Valley to host "Survivor" casting call

Thunder Valley will be holding a casting call Thursday morning for the CBS reality show "Survivor." Auditions start at 7 a.m. and run until 12 p.m., and will be held in the outdoo ...

Sen. Dave Cox dies at 72

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Republican state Sen. Dave Cox died Tuesday after what his family described as a 13-year battle with prostate cancer. He was 72. Cox’s spokeswoman N ...

Community shredding event a huge success

Chamber community rallies to aid Rainee Sellers’ kidney transplant Last Friday the Roseville Chamber of Commerce partnered up with DataSafe for our inaugural Community Shred Day ...

Plug pulled on Placer County’s green loans program but red ink still flows

The future’s not so bright for a Placer County loan program set up to help finance greener homes. Not only has the Federal Housing Finance Agency put the fledgling mPower progra ...

Term-limits proposal 'singles out' council member, opponents say

To Richard and Pauline Roccucci, a comic strip sums it up. In the comic, five hungry wolves surround a dead deer. The line reads, “Nothing personal, just politics.” That’s ...

Burglary suspects caught thanks to quick citizens

A couple of alert citizens helped Roseville Police arrest burglary suspects in two separate incidents over the weekend. According to a Roseville Police Department press release, a ...

Nurse starts 'blue wrap' recycling program

All the “blue wrap” waste used to drive Christine Collins nuts. So the operating room nurse at Kaiser Roseville Medical Center did something about the problem. The veteran nu ...