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n The Peace Corps is coming to Roseville to recruit volunteers ages 50 and older. Representatives will be available 6-8 p.m. Thursday at the Maidu Community Center, 1550 Maidu Driv ...

Roseville resident Babe Wilson continues life adventure

Fiercely independent and determined to remain so, Roseville resident Babe Wilson isn't afraid of making changes or growing old. She's traveled to each of the seven continents, sail ...

Drexel considers Roseville campus

An East Coast private university is entertaining the thought of going bi-coastal and setting up shop in Placer County. Dr. Constantine Papadakis, president of Drexel University in ...

Get off on right foot this school year

Bells, backpacks, books. There's no delaying it - classes are set to start in Roseville and Granite Bay's four school districts before you can say, "Where'd the summer go?" And whi ...

Dry Creek Trustees hear plan update

Funding construction projects and boosting technology programs took center stage at a special session of the Dry Creek Joint Elementary School District's Board of Trustees on Monda ...

Racetrack flag stolen

In auto racing, the checkered flag gets all the glory. But we shouldn't forget about "Old Glory," waving in the breeze above the oval track. After thieves hit the All American Spee ...

Electrocuted victim, 18, lauded for heroism in extinguishing rural blaze

An Orangevale family is mourning the loss of 18-year-old Michael James Gunter, who was electrocuted Sunday after stopping on a rural Placer County road to extinguish a wildland fir ...

'Pilot error' blamed in fatal plane crash

Pilot error was the cause of an airplane crash that killed three men Feb. 12, 2006, federal aviation officials have ruled. A report from the National Transportation Safety Board, r ...

Hail to the chief

Only a month into his new job as Roseville's top cop, Joel Neves found himself jumping over a fence on Manzanita Avenue, pursuing a suspect who had fled a possible hit-and-run. Not ...

School shopping in high gear

For Shana Schroeder and her 10-year-old son Chandler, the early bird catches the clear plastic file folder. The Roseville duo was out last week, well before the start of classes at ...