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A big wheel from Roseville

About seven years ago, Scott Bond decided to throw away the training wheel and get on a real bike. Not a motorcycle or a mountain bike, but a unicycle. And not just for a spin aro ...

Fund set up to aid injured motocross rider

A fund has been set up at Wells Fargo Bank to help pay expenses for Oakmont High School student Ryan King, critically injured Nov. 18 during a motocross race in Reno. King, a senio ...

Calendar

TODAY A neighborhood meeting to discuss Barack Obama and the upcoming primary election will be held at 6:30 p.m. at the Gathering Inn at 201 Berkeley Ave. in Roseville. Info: 532 ...

Teachers pack board meeting over contract issues

Teachers in the Roseville Joint Union High School District turned out in droves at last week's meeting of the district's board of trustees for what they called a show of solidarity ...

Heritage Oak students donate quilt for Shriners Hospital for Children

When students in Julie Womack's third-grade class read "The Keeping Quilt," a children's book by Patricia Polacco, the end of the book was just the beginning of the story. That's b ...

Officials seek 'Grandma Bandit'

The FBI and the Roseville Police Department are seeking information on an unidentified white female 65 to 70 years old who robbed a bank in Roseville Wednesday. The "Grandma Bandi ...

City council approves electric rate hike

Keeping the lights on this winter is going to cost a bit more for Roseville residents and businesses. The Roseville City Council voted last week to raise the rate Roseville Electri ...

I'll be fit for Christmas

Wrapping presents, lifting shopping bags and rolling cookie dough might leave you exhausted, but they don't necessarily make for a good workout. With so many seasonal trappings com ...

Tax increase ballot measure postponed

It will be at least 2010 before the question of a half-cent sales tax increase for transportation infrastructure improvements gets a chance to be voted on in Placer County. Heeding ...

Medi-Cal could see second act at Sutter

A managed care program slated to be rolled out in Placer County next year could allow Medi-Cal beneficiaries to once again schedule inpatient surgeries at Sutter Roseville Medical ...