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Webber reluctantly departs Sacramento

The trade happened two days ago, but area residents were still talking Friday about the departure of their beloved Sacramento King - Chris Webber, who made his home in Granite Bay ...

Kings prospered during his days in Sacramento

Chris Webber arrived in Sacramento seven years ago, reluctantly reporting to the Kings, a move he dreaded making. Ironically, he officially departed this week, saddened he would be ...

Search intensifies for missing pilot

Curry County Sheriff's detectives in Oregon are still looking for a local man, Joshua Nathan Cohen, 27, after his plane reportedly crashed Tuesday in the Chetco River near Crescent ...

Rezoning proposal forwarded to city council

Despite fear and loathing from Stoneridge residents, the Roseville Planning Commision voted unanimously in favor of the Stone Point development Thursday and forwarded the project t ...

Gentle increase in higher-density homes, says city

"Housing our Future" brought together city, regional and development industry experts to highlight the advantages and nuances of higher-density development, as well as how to integ ...

Local artist stays on course

Jim Fitzpatrick has never seen a golf course he didn't like, and he's played the majority of the foremost courses in the world. But he doesn't just play them. For the last 25 years ...

Del Oro grad comes home from tour in Iraq

Victor Oseto, the 21-year-old Del Oro High School graduate who joined the Marines with his twin brother, Eric, in 2003, said he's glad to take a month of leave and spend time with ...

County OKs speed limit shifts on foothill roads

New speed limit signs should be up on 17 Placer County roads within the next two months following approval Tuesday by supervisors. Four roads, including Ophir Road between Auburn c ...

Klein speech reignites Sierra debate

Sierra College Trustee Aaron Klein drew both praise and criticism from area community leaders after defending his recent actions in a speech to the Auburn Chamber forum Tuesday. In ...

Joiner family honored in overpass dedication

All the news about traffic in Lincoln isn't bad. A dedication was held on Joiner Parkway Overcrossing on Friday for two recently completed projects that have helped to ease conges ...

Snowpack good news for state's farmers

It looks like there will be plenty of water for drinking in the valley, rafting down rivers in the foothills and wakeboarding in area lakes, as crews checking the Sierra snowpack W ...

Bezemer pleads guilty to murder

Danny Bezemer pleaded guilty to first-degree murder in an Auburn courtroom Friday for his role in the brutal 2003 slaying of 17-year-old Justine Vanderschoot. Bezemer, 20, spent a ...

Zero tolerance speeding patrol planned Tuesday

Police from Roseville and Rocklin will be conducting a "zero tolerance" traffic patrol Tuesday in the vicinity of Sierra College Boulevard and Olympus Drive as part of an ongoing e ...

Styling for the stars

Having to travel to big cities such as New York, Chicago or San Francisco to find a hair stylist who has worked with the stars is no longer the case. Kimberly Mahoney and Orlando ...

Church patrons celebrate start of construction of new facility

Last weekend was something East Parkway Bible Church patrons have prayed for, for the past 20-plus years: The beginning of construction on their new church in Granite Bay. However ...