Politics

Roseville Council earns Americanism Award

A special award was presented Wednesday to the Roseville City Council during a short 30- minute council meeting. An Americanism award was presented to the city of Roseville from th ...

Placer urges voters to check their registration information ahead of the Oct. 22 deadline

With less than three weeks until the Nov. 6 General Election, the Placer County Elections Office reminds county residents to register to vote and check their registration status ...

Jessica Morse has votes from the Bargers

       My husband and I have lived for 42 years in Placer County and we love it. Our county has an abundance of natural beauty and a blend of healthy cities, qu ...

Roseville Mayor Rohan gives State of the City address Wednesday

After serving for the past eight years, Roseville Mayor Susan Rohan delivered her final State of the City address in council chambers Wednesday night. Rohan started out by highli ...

Placer County gears up for Nov. 6 General Election, increases poll worker stipend

    In preparation for the Nov. 6 General Election, the Placer County Elections Office has increased st ...

Roseville City Council proclamations honor Constitution; prostate cancer awareness

During a quick 25-minute Roseville City Council meeting, a council proclamation honored the U.S. Constitution as Sept. 17 through 23 is now Constitution Week in Roseville.  ...

Rocklin City Council praises new city clerk

In a short 55-minute meeting, the big Rocklin City Council news was the hiring of a new city clerk. Council members unanimously praised the decision as Mona Forster takes the helm ...

Placer’s agriculture value shrinks

Placer County has a long and proud history of agricultural activity, starting before the birth of the county in 1851 and continuing to this day. From the rice fields in south Place ...

Roseville City Council adjusts budget to battle human trafficking

The Roseville Police Department is teaming up with Stand Up Placer to battle human trafficking. On Wednesday, Roseville City Council approved the police department’s grant fr ...

Former Roseville city manager back as a Planning Commissioner

The former longtime Roseville City Manager Rob Jensen was thrust back into public office on Aug. 1 when Roseville City Council voted 4-1 to appoint Rob Jensen to the Roseville Plan ...

Time to fix the DMV

At the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV), state employees are sleeping on the job. Literally. A recent report revealed that one particular employee had a habit of sleeping severa ...

Roseville City Council make strides with public library

Roseville City Council unanimously approved Wednesday buying media materials for the Roseville libraries in the amount of $50,000. The funding is included in the Fiscal Year 2018/1 ...

McClintock, Morse agree to public debate on Sept. 23

The first debate between incumbent Congressman Tom McClintock and challenger Jessica Morse will be on Sept. 23, pending confirmation of a venue’s availability. This comes a ...

Placer Business Resource Center helps farmers succeed

Placer County has a long and rich history of farming and ranching, starting before the birth of the county in 1851 and continuing to this day. The dedication and hard work by our ...

Casino owners could chip in millions on new Highway 65-99 link

The Auburn based tribe that owns Thunder Valley Casino could step up with $24 million to financially energize construction of a new road between Highway 65 in Placer County and Hig ...