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Awarding bids, purchase approvals top Council agenda

Awarding bids and approving purchases are the biggest items set for consideration at today's Roseville City Council meeting. The panel convenes at 7 p.m. in Council Chambers, 311 V ...

Newspaper reader snags $1,000 prize

Kaye Cowan had to see it to believe it. The Rocklin resident and longtime Placer Herald subscriber completed the necessary sleuthing as prescribed by a recent Gold Country Media pr ...

Declining enrollment concerns Eureka schools

Eureka Union School District officials say about 100 students are cause for worry in this kindergarten-through-eighth grade district known for high test scores and parent involveme ...

Appetizers sure to delight at any gathering

With the party season in full swing, here are two delicious, fast, and full of flavor appetizers. The Singapore Pork Broil has been a favorite of my family for over three decades; ...

Bell appointed first assistant sheriff

Sheriff Edward Bonner announced that Devon Bell has been appointed Placer County's first-ever assistant sheriff. Bell, 39, has been with the Sheriff's Department since 1992. The a ...

Firefighter honored

courtesy Roseville Fire Department Battalion Chief Mark Beck on Wednesday was awarded the Fire Service Achievement Award from the Western Placer County Fire Chief's Association for ...

Gun-grabber to be sentenced next week

An Oregon man caught on camera trying to remove a police officer's weapon pleaded guilty to one felony charge and is scheduled to be sentenced next week. Victor M. Hernandez, 29, a ...

Common roots, distant lands

Matthias Maier has three roommates - each one recently arrived from a different country, and none of them speaks his native German. But the group of 20-somethings has become fast f ...

Investigators identify man found in Dry Creek

Roseville Police investigators have identified the man whose body was found last week in Dry Creek as 54-year-old Lyle Melsing Meredith. Meredith's body was spotted in Dry Creek ne ...

Growing pains for Galleria neighbors

While officials from the city and the Westfield Galleria at Roseville readily proclaim their excitement for the planned multi-million dollar expansion of the shopping facility, not ...

Utility increases considered

Roseville residents and utility customers could see an 8 percent per year increase in rates for the next two years. The first year adjustment would be an average monthly increase o ...

Jericho more than good java

After spending 25 years in the technology industry, Franc Woods and his wife Sheri decided it was time for a change. The happily married couple now has a new purpose in life brewin ...

Newspaper reader snags $1,000 prize

Kaye Cowan had to see it to believe it. The Rocklin resident and longtime Placer Herald subscriber completed the necessary sleuthing as prescribed by a recent Gold Country Media pr ...

Declining enrollment concerns Eureka schools

Eureka Union School District officials say about 100 students are cause for worry in this kindergarten-through-eighth grade district known for high test scores and parent involveme ...

Appetizers sure to delight at any gathering

With the party season in full swing, here are two delicious, fast, and full of flavor appetizers. The Singapore Pork Broil has been a favorite of my family for over three decades; ...