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UPDATE: Package under Roseville Christmas tree causes bomb fears

UPDATE: A mysterious package left beneath the Christmas tree at Vernon Street Town Square caused a bomb scare Thursday morning. The Roseville Police Department blocked off an area ...

Rocklin police, school chiefs talk psych hospital

A divisive proposal to build a psychiatric hospital near Whitney High School has prompted vocal reactions for and against the idea, but for two organizations most concerned with th ...

Rocklin burglar’s release 3 days after arrest spells armed robbery

Rocklin police officers thought they had scored a win for public safety by arresting a brazen vehicle burglar in the days leading up to Thanksgiving: They soon had reason to doubt ...

Placer County supes hear heated debate on cannabis rules

From emotional to legal to financial, arguments spurred heated debate Tuesday before the Placer County Board of Supervisors over potential new medicinal marijuana growing and selli ...

After two years, Roseville police testify about the Sixth Street shootout

The chaotic gun fight that saw more than 133 bullets exchanged across a South Roseville neighborhood in 2013 finally went from vague, basic statements to a frightening, three-dimen ...

Teen arrested in Roseville area bomb scare

Placer County Sheriff’s officials announced this afternoon that a teenager who promoted an elementary school evacuation with “jihad” threats is now in Placer Coun ...

Discount Shooters helps Roseville aim for the stars

Northern California is home to a bevy of outdoorsmen and shooting sports enthusiasts and Jeff Jordan and his team at Discount Shooters Supply in Roseville love helping locals who s ...

Doctor: Accused cop killer shows no remorse

SACRAMENTO – Charming and showing no remorse, accused double cop-killer Luis Bracamontes held a Bible in his hand as he told a court-appointed psychiatrist that he is willing ...

Robber hits Umpqua Bank in Roseville

Another bank robber – at least the ninth this year in Placer County – hit Roseville at about noon Thursday. According to a report from Roseville Police Department, the ...

Roseville sees holiday time robberies, police urge safety

In the wake of recent robberies in the city — one case involving a suspect with a gun and another involving men with covered faces entering a store and smashing glass — ...

Roseville readies for Chanukah procession, 9-foot Menorah event

Placer County’s Jewish community will make Roseville the epicenter for its two big holiday events in December, with a 9-foot Menorah lighting on Dec. 7 and a car Menorah para ...

Roseville city contract blasted by critics

A new agreement between the City of Roseville and the private company 3Fold Communications recently came under fire at a public meeting as being inappropriate. Roseville city coun ...

Roseville’s Discovery Shop hosts Glitz & Glamour event

With the holiday season finally arriving, the Discovery Shop in Roseville is inviting people to boost their cheer this weekend at its annual Glitz and Glamour event, which raises m ...

The Press Tribune talks to comedian, media pathfinder Adam Carolla

“How do you make a documentary? You start shooting.” This adage is one often uttered by comedian and entrepreneur Adam Carolla on his daily podcast, the most downloade ...

Blacked Out? Will the shift from Black Friday affect Roseville?

Roseville’s holiday shopping season has not gone anywhere, but shoppers themselves proved this year they are willing to go anywhere for a deal, and that doesn’t necessa ...