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Yeager: A man with a plan

Placer Land Trust will offer a "thank you" and present its annual Placer Conservator Award to retiring Placer County Planning Department Director Fred Yeager at an Aug. 25 dinner i ...

Mountain lion sighted in Loomis

Loomis residents Julie and Greg Vandewark were fast asleep when their 1-year-old Labrador retriever puppy started barking furiously in the dog kennel outside their bedroom door ear ...

Bill takes aim at soda sales

A bill currently in State Assembly might can the sale of sodas on high school campuses in Roseville and statewide if passed and signed by Gov. Arnold Schwarze-negger. The governor ...

Garbolino-Mojica to run for county post

Colfax Elementary School District Superintendent Gayle Garbolino-Mojica announced recently she will run for Placer County superintendent of schools in June 2006. Current County Sup ...

Rich history of Eureka's schools to be explored

As the first day of the 2005-06 school year for the Eureka Union School District on Aug. 23 approaches, you might be surprised to learn that schools have been serving what is now G ...

Carts favored form of transportation for retirees

Seniors at Sun City Roseville just don't hop in the car and go down to the clubhouse. For many of the residents, it's more like, hop in the cart to travel within the confines of t ...

Townhouses proposed for Granite Bay

At a time when the housing trend in Granite Bay seems to be big, bigger and bigger, Capital Pacific Company is taking a different route - townhouses. The project's architect, Ron ...

Meet the Myers

When Carol Barron heard NBC was looking for America's busiest family, she immediately thought of her neighbors. Granite Bay residents Bonnie and Mike Myers and their blended fami ...

Gaines supports Uhler for replacement

With his candidacy for the 4th District Assembly seat gaining momentum, Ted Gaines said that his pick for a replacement on the Placer County Board of Supervisors if he won would be ...

Folsom Lake boaters asked to slow down

After a 2-year-old Citrus Heights girl was taken to the hospital Saturday with injuries sustained when her father reportedly ran her over in his boat by mistake, officers patrollin ...

Changing with the Times

In gearing up to compete with such national powers as Comcast and SBC, Roseville-based SureWest Communications is in the midst of a $200 million technological facelift, a makeover ...

Stepping out for 'National Night' in Roseville

The Roseville Police Department is one of many law enforcement agencies nationwide participating in National Night Out. The department has participated in the national event since ...

Partial I-80 funding approved by House

Dreaded by commuters and the bane of local transportation planners, the Roseville bottleneck on Interstate 80 finally received much-needed federal funding Friday. U.S. Representat ...

Shop 'til summer stops

A note to Roseville students: Summer is almost over. Consider this a two- or three- week notice. The summer sunning and splashing is coming to a close, which has many parents and t ...

Mark White highway dedication Wednesday

Although it has been 10 years since Mark White was killed in the line of duty, the memory of the former Roseville Police Officer lives on. Liz White-Dibb will make the trip from Sa ...