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Allen newest water board chairman

AUBURN — Roseville resident Gray Allen, who serves as the District 1 director for the Placer County Water Agency, was elected Monday, Dec. 8 as 2009 chairman of the PCWA Board of ...

New perspective on Christmas

Last Christmas instead of opening presents with his family, Anthony Wilder was riding on a Humvee as an armed escort on the lookout for insurgents while guarding precious cargo on ...

Coyote kids expand food drive

It’s a common refrain this time of year – though one liable to be drowned out by holiday marketing messages: It’s better to give than to receive. But plenty of students at C ...

Extended closures for city

Extended holiday closures might mean adjustments for Roseville residents with city business through the end of the year. In an effort to save money, the city of Roseville is closi ...

Memorial fund established for 20-year-old crash victim

A fund has been established to help the family of fatal crash victim Brandon Keith pay for funeral services. Those wishing to make a donation can make checks payable to the Brandon ...

Avoid the 7 – 6 arrests made during Saturday’s checkpoint, one fatal DUI collision

Auburn- County law enforcement agencies have concluded the second weekend of Wwnter mobilization maximum DUI enforcement. On Saturday Dec.20, the AVOID the 7 DUI taskforce conducte ...

Expect seriously chilly Christmas temperatures

Sierra travelers will be getting a pre-Christmas respite from heavy snow today as the vestiges of one front exits and another hovers off the coast. Jim Mathews, a weather forecast ...

Family mourning Roseville crash victim

The grandmother of a young man who died over the weekend in what’s believed to be an alcohol-related crash said she is grieving for both families that have been irreparably chang ...

Senior keeps Oakmont's spirits high

Editor's note: This is the fifth in a series on promising high school seniors in the area. Most seniors can’t wait to get out of high school, but when you’re a “commission ...

CASA offers hope for youth in need

Some 400 youth in Placer County will spend Christmas day in foster or group homes, according to Don Kleinfelder. Kleinfelder is executive director of Child Advocates of Placer Cou ...