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Controversial speed hump to be removed today

A solitary speed hump that has given a group of Roseville residents a brief break from speeding motorists will soon meet its demise. Beginning last Friday, residents hoping to save ...

Roseville city clerk gains top membership status in professional association

Sonia Orozco, Roseville City Clerk, has been accepted into the First Level Membership of the IIMC (International Institute of Municipal Clerks) Master Municipal Clerk Academy. The ...

Scam artist works Granite Bay

Jerry Nelson didn't think twice about handing over $5 to a man offering to repaint his address on the curb outside his Hill Road home. "When he never came back, my son-in-law said, ...

Transport propositions could reroute funding

Two statewide propositions on transportation funding - Propos-itions 1A and 1B - are getting attention in increasingly congested Placer County. Voters will decide Nov. 7 on the pro ...

True Blue

Ryan Bal has lived in Roseville all his life and meets some old acquaintances on his job. Unfortunately for them, sometimes they're on the receiving end of law enforcement. He's ar ...

Playing by the holiday dress-up rules

Halloween falls on a Tuesday this year. That means area schoolchildren will inevitably beg, plead and maybe even beseech parents to allow them to show off their Halloween get-ups a ...

Detective testifies Wilson may have been drugged

Christie Wilson may have been slipped a date rape drug the night she disappeared. Detective Don Murchison of the Placer County Sheriff's Department took the stand Wednesday during ...

The time is out of joint

This evening will not rank among Tracye Coleman's favorite Saturday nights. That's when the Roseville resident, as well as most of us in the United States - Arizona and Hawaii marc ...

Detective testifies Wilson may have been drugged

Christie Wilson may have been slipped a date rape drug the night she disappeared. Detective Don Murchison of the Placer County Sheriff's Department took the stand Wednesday during ...

Locals dancers featured in ballet performance

The chance to perform a Stravinsky ballet is an exciting opportunity for an elite group of young dancers who train and dance at the Deirdre Hawkins Elite Dance Studio in Folsom. Th ...

Lawyers tackle location of Wilson

Witnesses testified Monday that there are hundreds, if not thousands, of locations in Placer County where a body could be dumped and never found during week five of the murder case ...

A one-woman cheesecake factory

A budding cheesecake business could be one of the best-kept secrets in Roseville. Susie DeVriend, owner of Beaches Gourmet Cheesecakes, is also the manager, receptionist and cheese ...

Dog park grand opening in West Roseville Saturday

Last month Shayna Brown went to Marco Dog Park in East Roseville with her two dogs - Daisy is a pit bull and four vets can't tell what Kipper is. "I go here so often because it's s ...

Granite Bay business owner needs bail

Marliss Uhrich, owner of Granite Bay's Fusion Salon and Spa, is going behind bars Nov. 1 in Folsom, and she's already looking for bail money. Someone - she said she doesn't know wh ...

API numbers don't always give a true picture

Statistics don't always tell the whole story. Take First Street School's API scores - the Lincoln elementary school posted the lowest totals in the Western Placer Unified School D ...