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Steve Markas left mark on city's park system

Steve Markas, a longtime Roseville parks superintendent whose tenure coincided with some of the biggest additions to the city’s parks department, has died. He was 84. Markas died ...

Infrastructure project loans halted by state

A state panel that oversees loans for public works voted Wednesday to stop financing nearly all infrastructure projects in California, halting nearly $4 billion in loans for everyt ...

New calendar gets high schools on same page

For the first time in years, all high schools in the Roseville Joint Union High School District are about to be on the same page, schedule-wise. Trustees this week approved a calen ...

New additions at library to please Western fans, special-needs readers

The Roseville Public Library recently announced additions to two collections, appealing to the sight-impaired and devotees of the Western. Lovers of the classic American cowboy ge ...

Auburn man arrested for killing parents

Sacramento Police Department officers arrested an Auburn man charged with stabbing his parents to death. Sacramento’s career criminal apprehension team took Matthew Riley, 29, ...

Alleged Diamond Oaks golf-club thief nabbed

An alleged thief who thought he scored a hole in one with a pair of golf clubs instead wound up in the bunker. Brian James West, 21, of Roseville was arrested Sunday on suspicion ...

Vehicle chase ends in Roseville; chopper search for suspect

A vehicle burglary led Rocklin police Tuesday to chase a pair of suspects to Roseville and call out a helicopter search of the area around the Galleria mall, officials said. At ab ...

More snow great for skiers

At least one foot of new snow is predicted at higher elevations in the Sierra beginning Thursday afternoon and continuing Friday. Shelly Chernicki, Caltrans public information off ...

Fewer donations, greater need stretches food bank’s resources to limit

Under the veil of wealth in Placer County is persistent increasing hunger and at alarming rates amongst groups you’d least expect. Some say it’s time that more people in Plac ...