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Projects’ woes lead to area eyesores

Cody Conway has a handy way of giving directions to his Roseville condo. “I always tell friends, turn left at the unfinished apartments,” he said. Conway and other residents of ...

County execs enjoy $1,600 meal on taxpayers’ dime

A group of county supervisors and executives enjoyed a $1,668 meal – including a $300 tip – courtesy of Placer County taxpayers. In light of the budget crisis, some have ques ...

SureWest fraudster gets 10 years, iTunes files back

Despite facing more than a decade in prison, Preston Vandeburgh had some other things on his mind on Tuesday. The man who pleaded guilty in May to impersonating a SureWest employe ...

Fountains welcomes Noodle fare

know and goWhat:  Noodles & CompanyWhere:  1186 Roseville Parkway in the FountainsWhen:  Sunday-Wednesday 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Thursday -Saturday 11 a.m. to 10 p.m ...

Sit back, relax, and leave the pyrotechnics to the pros

With the Independence Day weekend upon us, I’d like to invite all of you to have a fun, family-friendly and safe Fourth of July holiday. Thanks to a community partnership, the F ...

Keeping an eye on the water

Two recent fatalities on Placer County waters have raised concerns about boating safety. “It isn’t all fun and games out here,” said Josh Tindall, deputy with the Placer Co ...

Five days of creating art in store for kids this summer

With fine arts being slashed at many local schools, there?s still ways to keep the creative juices flowing this summer. Professional artist and Sierra College art professor Susa ...