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Pumpkin patch pickins' plentiful in Placer

For some, it's all about the stem. Others hunt for offbeat shapes. Still more have one thing in mind: size. "My kids always want the biggest - and the most expensive," said Lori Hu ...

Placer Ranch could move forward - in Roseville

In a shift that could have a massive economic impact on the city of Roseville, Placer Ranch officials said Thursday they want out of unincorporated county land - and into the city' ...

Brown leads cash race

Gunning for a 10th term in Congress, U.S. Rep. John Doolittle's fund-raising totals in the third quarter were significantly lower that his probable Democrat challenger. Hoping to a ...

Toddler's cause of death debated in closing arguments

Tempers flared in an Auburn courtroom Tuesday as both sides in a non-accidental death case against former nanny Veronica Martinez Salcedo had their final say. Salcedo, 26, stands a ...

A Casey Affleck weekend

This is a very, very big weekend for the Affleck brothers, especially Casey. There are two Affleck-helmed films opening; "Gone Baby Gone" directed by Ben, starring brother Casey, a ...

Grandfather, grandson escape home fire unhurt

Quick-thinking neighbors are being credited with potentially saving the life of at least one resident - a young boy - who was inside a west Roseville house that caught fire this we ...

Community Briefs

The Ivan Najera and Friends Latin Jazz Group Sierra College Rocklin campus will present The Iván Nájera and Friends Latin/Jazz group in concert at 7 p.m., Wednesday i ...

Calendar

Events Celebrity chef book signing by Walter Scheib will take place at noon today at Quarry Ponds, 5520 Douglas Blvd. in Granite Bay. The 3rd annual United We Dance will feature ...

Roseville teen passes Eagle Scout review

Roseville resident Dean Sobczak, 13, recently passed his Eagle Scout board of review. Sobczak will be awarded his award at a Court of Honor presentation on Saturday, Nov. 3 at The ...

DUI charges filed in stop of Sacramento County officer

The Sacramento County Sheriff's sergeant who was not cited or arrested for potential driving under the influence at the time of a Roseville traffic stop earlier this month has been ...