Opinion

Another View: Are we happy yet, Roseville?

Are we happy yet? We all know as Roseville residents we have been applauded for our water conservation. We should feel good about that. At the same time two recent reports ventu ...

Letters: Roseville city workers wash our money away

Today I saw about a quarter-of-a-mile of one lane of Pleasant Grove Blvd - between Woodcreek Oaks and Foothills - closed due to work by the City. The work? Four men and two city v ...

Another View: Placer County does need to worry about gang activity

Of the seven recognized gangs in California, Norteños and Sureños are the two present in Placer County.  Norteños and Soreños are warring gangs. Ea ...

Media Life: Placer County water embroiled in Starbucks Coffee flap

It’s one of those little-known facts about Placer County that’s been revealed in one of the darndest places. Mother Jones has the story and the cappuccino cups are rat ...

Another View: A scheming yacht club and the Tahoe Glaceau

Amid the many news reports and ripe opportunities for new taxes brought about by the severe drought in California, one crucial element to the story may not be getting the attention ...

Another View: Business Corner: Why you should start your own small business

According to the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), small businesses represent 99.7 percent of all employer firms. Since 1995, small businesses have generated 64 percent of ...

Letters: Crying wolf on racial profiling in Roseville

I would like to comment on Katherine Baldwin's gang validation concerns that recently appeared in the Press-Tribune. According to the Press Tribune, it received a letter penned ...

Letters: Yes, I do care about Roseville’s public safety

I have been trying to get something done about the lack of traffic enforcement for about a year. I have repeatedly spoken at city council meetings, also meeting in January of 2015 ...

Another View: Business Corner: The mission of the vision part III

Editor’s note: Part 1 of this series recapped the differences between the mission and vision statements, the team that should be assembled, and the process for collecting wor ...

Letters: Roseville’s churches help Gathering Inn

Being a member of one of the hosting churches for The Gathering Inn, it would not be feasible for us to host (homeless people) for a week (as a recent report suggested) because of ...

Letters: Roseville’s real speedway is the streets

I think it best for the City of Roseville and surrounding areas to take down all speed limit signs and turn off the traffic signals - no on pays any attention to any of them so why ...

Another View: Business Corner: The Mission of the Vision Part II

Editor’s note: To read part I of this three-part series, which recapps the differences between the a mission and a vision statement, see the Placer Herald’s April 2 edi ...

Another View: Business Corner: The Mission of the Vision part I

When used correctly, mission statements and visions statements are powerful business tools. These statements are often at the center of your company culture, and strategic decision ...

Auto flush at Sierra College wasteful

I’ve been taking a class at Sierra College. They use those auto flush toilets in the bathrooms. In previous years, I’ve had no issues with these toilets. However, in a ...

Another View: Keeping up on Roseville’s community utilities

Roseville Electric Utility regularly looks for ways to safely improve operational efficiency and reduce costs, while maintaining our high services levels. Over five years ago, we i ...