Assistance League of Placer County to host bingo fundraiser

In these uncertain economic times, nonprofit groups throughout Placer County are always looking for ways to help those residents who need support. Assistance League of Greater Pla ...

Time is right to attend economic forum

“The Game Has Changed ... Do You Know the Rules?” is the theme for the upcoming Roseville Chamber of Commerce’s economic forum. The forum will start off with local business ...

Woman gets two months jail for dumping baby

A 26-year-old Oregon woman was sentenced to two months in jail by a Placer County judge Friday for leaving her newborn baby in a trash container. The 2007 case involved a newborn ...

County sees 10.3 percent jobless rate

The jobless rate in Placer County has climbed into the double digits, the highest it has been in at least 20 years. The 10.3 percent unemployment rate in February reflects an inc ...

Life after layoff: a lesson in survival

California is on the front line of the country’s economic recession with one of the highest unemployment rates in the country. But one Placer County resident has some advice for ...

Reading, writing – reptiles?

With a persistent flicker of lightning-quick tongue, a corn snake is in search of his next meal. This isn’t the National Geographic channel. It’s Shelly Davis’ science clas ...

Budget cuts to hit home

Usually shopping and keeping a budget don’t go hand in hand. But, in the case of Roseville’s city budget a little retail therapy could be just what the doctor ordered. Accordin ...

Horse and rider survive dog attack

On Tuesday, Newcastle’s Carol Davis was just starting to worry about herself instead of her horse. Her 11-year-old Arabian was attacked by a dog on a trail Sunday near Folsom La ...

What’s happening around town this centennial?

You are cordially invited to help celebrate Roseville’s 100th birthday with events happening April 10- 19.Although the city’s official birthday celebration is April 18, city st ...