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Roseville man dies in boating accident

A Roseville man died after he reportedly lost control of his boat at a reservoir near Lincoln Sunday. Placer County Sheriff’s deputies responded to Camp Far West Reservoir, loc ...

Schools face more money woes

Imagine deciding how much your family can afford to spend this month without having a clear picture of your income. Sound crazy? That’s just what local school districts are doin ...

Apartment fire under investigation

Investigators have identified a patio as the likely area where a fire quickly grew out of control, destroying part of a Roseville apartment building. The three-alarm blaze ripped ...

6 officials among election non-voters

The May 19 election drew about 42 percent of Placer County’s registered voters to the polls. It also meant 58 percent stayed away — including six elected officials. The Journ ...

Activists bucking proposed deer hunt

Loomis resident Georgia Kern encountered Placer County’s surging deer population head on — with the front of her Subaru. “The deer just shot out from the right-hand side of ...

Korean War to be noted

Korea’s consul general from San Francisco will attend a Korean War ceremony at 11 a.m. June 27 at Roseville’s Korean War Memorial at Maidu Park. Roseville veterans’ organize ...

Sharks set to attack Placer County Fair

For most people, hanging out in an enclosed tank with four sharks swimming around isn’t exactly relaxing. But Philip Peters has a funny way of chilling out. “When I’m in t ...

Fireworks, community programs reduced from Roseville budget

Roseville residents will begin to see a “new normal” as the city council passed its 2009-10 balanced budget at Wednesday’s meeting. The forecasted budget for the upcoming ye ...

Second life, second chance

In the morning of May 12, John Stassi was thinking of skipping the gym. Had he done so, his daughter would be in mourning on Father's Day. At around 7 a.m., the 47-year-old El Dor ...

Third Saturday highlights music, art

Explore your creative side with a trip to Dowtown Roseville for the Third Saturday Art Walk happening today. Several open galleries will host free events with original local art ...