Gaines bests Campanale in 4th District Assembly special election

Republican Beth Gaines was on her way to a special election win against Assembly District 4 opponent Dennis Campanale on Tuesday. Gaines had secured a comfortable 10-percentage-po ...

Throw the big one back, then go get your trophy

When he initially set the hook and cried “fish on,” I thought Auburn’s Dale Milam was snagged. We were drifting quickly downstream and the rod was so doubled over that it see ...

Two busted in crime spree face court

The man in the mugshot is not the John Adrian that an Auburn woman says she knows. Adrian is one of two suspects in a three-day crime spree covering Placer, Nevada and Yuba counti ...

I-80/SR 65 Interchange project moves ahead

Some residents are still reeling from the idea the Taylor Road interchange could go away with a new construction project to improve the Interstate 80/State Route 65 interchange. ...

Six months after the fire

Six months after a blaze tore through the Westfield Galleria at Roseville, crews are making progress on getting the mall fully opened by fall. But some questions remain unanswer ...

Scholarships offered for Placer County pageant winners

Looks like title-holders of Miss Placer County pageants have something to truly smile about. Winners of Miss Placer County, Miss Teen Placer County, Jr. Miss and Jr. Teen Placer Co ...

Our View: Gaines the only candidate running for state Assembly

It’s a one-horse race for the Fourth District seat in the state Assembly. Place your bets on Beth Gaines. While Dennis Campanale earned the most votes in the special election pri ...

Placer to Kings: Goodbye or good riddance?

While the name still says Sacramento Kings, many of the team’s players have made their home in the gated, upscale communities dotting the foothills of Placer County. And for the ...