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Trouble on the Tracks: Despite murders, Roseville still draws train-hoppers

Editor’s note: The Press Tribune was with Roseville Police Officer Dave Flood during his contacts with all individuals mentioned in this story. Exactly one year ago, John Al ...

Media Life: Digging into Placer’s Oscar connectivity; deepening gold-coin mystery

  Placer County’s return to the big screen in a major motion picture has culminated with that movie getting some heavyweight industry respect this week at the Academy A ...

Mystery image from Auburn’s past sparks photographic memories

The mystery of a photo brought in by 93-year-old Emerson Smith has been solved. And the solution came from the pages of bound copies of the Auburn Journal. “Merry Christmas ...

Placer’s primary election deadline today

The deadline for candidate filing to get on the ballot for the June 3 statewide primary is today. Among the offices open for candidates in Placer County are the Board of Superviso ...

State Meet: Placer wrestling coach bleaches eyebrows to motivate Hillmen

Don Packheiser will do anything to motivate his Hillmen. That includes bleaching his eyebrows — not once but five times. The Placer wrestling coach told his grapplers he&rs ...

City of Roseville updates Water Conservation Code as drought continues

Residents and businesses that get their water from the city of Roseville still don’t have to worry about mandatory drought measures, but officials are encouraging water custo ...

Never Forget it happened: Rocklin meets voices of the Holocaust

On Thursday night, hundreds of people came to the Rocklin Event Center to hear local holocaust survivors recount their personal experiences of one of modern history’s most se ...

PG&E ups predictions on Placer County water deliveries

Pacific Gas & Electric is providing another round of good news for Placer County water users. Recent storms have led the San Francisco-based corporation to upwardly revise pro ...

Concerns, questions greet plan for Christian Valley water-rate rise

Faced with a proposal to raise monthly water rates from $24.50 to $45.58 and even more in the future, Christian Valley Park Community Services District customers turned out in forc ...

Crime Log: Police fight fire extinguisher felon at the Barker Hotel

Information compiled from local police reports. All suspects are presumed innocent unless proven guilty in a court of law. Feb. 27 At 1:30 p.m., Roseville police officers were a ...