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To regift or not to regift, how-to book by Roseville writer

This time of year, finding the right gift for everyone on your list can be trying. But "The Art of Regifting: Your ABC's Guide, Do's and Don'ts and Folk Lore," written by Roseville ...

'Sleuth' ... It's hard to figure out

In 1970, Anthony Shaffer wrote a terrific play, titled "Sleuth." It was a tremendous success, winning Tony Awards for best play and best director. Two years later, Shaffer adapte ...

Truck explodes, causes I-80 backups

A truck traveling east on I-80 this afternoon crashed and exploded into flames causing severe delays in both directions of the highway. According to Tom Dodaro, spokesperson for th ...

County sues Ollar-Burris, friends for fraud

Placer County filed a civil lawsuit Wednesday against former planning commissioner Michelle Ollar-Burris, claiming fraud and misrepresentation in a series of land deals. Questions ...

Douglas Boulevard crash hero honored

Emmanuel McDowell never thought he'd be considered a hero, but Auburn area California Highway Patrol officials thought differently. McDowell, 18, was honored Wednesday by Capt. Ric ...

Thefts of catalytic converters reported

At least 25 catalytic converters have been stolen during the past two months, according to Roseville Police. The most recent rash of thefts occurred Tuesday night or early Wednesda ...

Cause of Roseville house fire under investigation

The cause of a house fire at 832 Shearer St. in Roseville is under investigation by Roseville Fire Department investigators. The occupant of the house allegedly lit liquid oil air ...

SEWER SPILL IN WEST PLACER CONTAINED; AVOID CONTACT WITH DRY CREEK

A contractor accidentally pierced a 16-inch sewer main while workng in West Placer Saturday, triggering a sewer spill of approximately 100,000 gallons into Dry Creek near the Waler ...

Treats for those holiday parties

The party season is revving up, so here are three delicious treats that are easy to make, full of flavor and are sure to please family and friends. And remember ... eat well and th ...

Good things come in small packages

It's been little over a week since the annual state of shopper hysteria known as Black Friday, and if you're still recovering, it might be time to change your buying habits by thin ...