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Rocklin travel master honored

The American travel Renaissance that began in the 1970s with writers like Arthur Frommer and Tony Wheeler continues to unlock an ever-expanding bridge of global connection, and for ...

Dorris hailed triple champion in headline victory in Folsom

Folsom police officer James Dorris walked into the glaring, ringside lights at the city’s community center Saturday with two championship belts hoisted over his head, and soo ...

Roseville mother-daughter duo write book to help children overcome bullying

“The little lemon leapt without fear.” That “leap,” jotted down during a brainstorming session between Roseville mother-daughter duo Karen Sanders-Betts an ...

Roseville residents irked by intruder alarm costs, permit fees

Roseville’s police force is about to be more efficient. At least that’s the case that will be made by the department leadership when it addresses city council members S ...

Roseville Toyota gets exclusive, rare hydrogen car

It can go 312 miles with zero emissions and not a drop of gasoline. It has no moving parts in its engine, but 153 horsepower and 247 pound-feet of torque. By relying on hydrogen fu ...

Two Roseville businesses robbed

A pair of Roseville businesses lost merchandise to violent thieves last week, in apparently unrelated incidents. The first, described Wednesday in a news release from Roseville Po ...

Transportation Poll: Placer County sales-tax hike vote would fall short

Placer County voters can’t drive 66.66. That’s the two-thirds vote the Placer County Transportation Planning Agency would need to capture at the ballot box to put it o ...

Travel: Bora Bora a paradise in the Pacific

Just sit right back and you’ll hear a tale – a tale of a fateful trip, that started from this tropic port, aboard this tiny ship. If ever you’re looking for a re ...

Placer County roads ready for half-cent sales tax funding infusion?

A laser focus on developing financial resources for 30 years of transportation infrastructure projects will yield some estimates on public support at today’s Placer County Tr ...

Rocklin Vice Mayor Janda drops first fish at Bass Pro Shops

Bass Pro Shops General Manager Dan Dugger and Rocklin Vice Mayor Greg Janda greeted city officials and the media Tuesday morning to inaugurate the 16,000-gallon freshwater aquarium ...

Lodging, eatery jobs give Placer, region a July boost

Placer County’s job totals got a month-over-month boost in July from the leisure and hospitality industry. But the increase of 1,900 jobs in the region failed to keep the un ...

Roseville police nab suspected garage burglar

A suspected serial burglar from Elk Grove went behind bars last week, possibly resolving a months-long investigation into several garage thefts in Roseville neighborhoods this summ ...

South Placer personalities reflect on influence, history behind ‘Straight Outta Compton’

Placer County is 464 miles from South Central Los Angeles, but clearly not impervious to — or far removed from — the cultural impact of "the world’s most dan ...

UPDATE: Homemade explosives found, disarmed at Roseville middle school

A pair of “bombs” made from household cleaning products caused serious concern at a middle school in Roseville last week, calling the attention of bomb squad officers a ...

Concerns rise over health, life in Roseville’s Linda Creek

Wednesday’s City Council meeting began with a steady flow of testimony and calls to action from Roseville’s Friends of Linda Creek, a group of concerned citizens who li ...