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Auburn dog-park-goers express surprise, concern after Chuckit deadly-weapon assault charge

Dog-park-goers in Auburn expressed surprise that a dispute over the weekend would result in a woman being allegedly attacked by a man with a plastic ball-throwing sling called a Ch ...

Drought is top of agenda for Folsom-Sacramento regional meeting

FOLSOM, CA - With California Gov. Jerry Brown officially declaring a drought, and Folsom Lake dropping more than 10 vertical feet in a month, local and regional leaders gather ...

On the hunt: Roseville antique shops hawk vintage goods of all types

You’ll see it on cable television shows, driving down America’s Main Streets and listening to both your aunt and hipster friends in conversation — this country ha ...

Sheriff: Six being charged in “honey oil” drug-lab fire at Auburn mobile home

The Placer County Sheriff’s Office said Tuesday that criminal charges against six adults are being lodged in connection with a mobile home fire that authorities allege reveal ...

Seven flee safely as two Auburn homes burn

A fire late Monday spread from one Shockley Road house to a neighboring home, displacing seven occupants. Shockley Road resident Joel Cline said all the residents of the two homes ...

Man hospitalized after being stabbed multiple times near Colfax

Placer County Sheriff’s Office detectives are investigating a stabbing that occurred Monday near Colfax. Around 10 p.m., deputies responded to a call reporting a fight in a ...

Local boy wishes for diabetic alert dog

Nicholas Keim, a 7-year-old boy from Roseville, hopes to be one step closer to getting his own diabetic alert dog after this weekend. Nicholas, an only child, was born with Down s ...

Kris Johnson hopes to unseat McClintock in Congress

A businesswoman and long-time Granite Bay resident has announced her plans to run for U.S. Congress against Rep. Tom McClintock, who she calls a “career politician.” K ...

Roseville developer Steve Pease died of undetermined causes

Steve Pease died of undetermined causes, according to a press release issued Tuesday by the Mendocino County Sheriff's Office. Pease, a Roseville developer and the co-owner of ...

Granite Bay Municipal Advisory Council to get drought update

Local water agencies will provide updates on the drought and its implications for Granite Bay during a meeting of the Granite Bay Municipal Advisory Council to be held Wednesday, F ...

Drought can’t dampen Auburn joy over January sunshine

Please excuse Mark Fuchs for being so happy these days. While a polar plunge was moving in Monday on two-thirds of the United States for another round of the dreaded polar vortex, ...

Placer County jobless rate better in December

Placer County’s jobless rate took a downward turn in December, leading the region in a key benchmark statistic charting the area’s economic recovery. According to unem ...

Coming-of-age film arriving in Roseville

The crew and cast of “To Find a Monster,” an indie coming-of-age film, are coming to Roseville this April. Matt Baker, of Roseville’s Baker Animation, will be on ...

Granite Bay Development project manager new BIA chair

Granite Bay Development Senior Project Manager David Ragland has been appointed chair of the North State Building Industry Association. As chair, Ragland will lead the community-b ...

Roseville resident to appear on silver screen

As a comedian, Mark Gee has thrilled audiences for more than 10 years, but soon his title will change from comic to actor as the Roseville resident will appear in his first major f ...