Japan

Olympic curlers sweep up in Roseville Bonspiel

ROSEVILLE — Skatetown played host to the sixth annual Crush Wine Country Bonspiel over Labor Day weekend.The curling competition included former U.S. Olympian skip Debbie McC ...

Students raise $1,000 for Japan

On a typical night in March, Granite Bay High School junior Kevin Thomte stayed up late studying for class when he caught initial news broadcasts about an earthquake and tsunami th ...

Merryhill kids donate shoes to Japan

Fifth graders from Merryhill School in Roseville donated 307 pairs of shoes to Soles4Souls for those devastated by the recent earthquake and tsunami in Japan. Students piggybacked ...

Bayside Church and Mikuni join to provide relief for Japan

Bayside Church and Mikuni Restaurant Group, Inc. are joining together to help those affected by the Japanese earthquake and tsunami with a special evening of dining and entertainme ...

News of earthquake troubles exchange students in Auburn

News of a devastating earthquake and its resulting tsunami in Japan hit a little closer to Auburn than expected. A classroom full of Japanese exchange students huddled around two ...

Roseville students learn Japanese customs, language

Jori Vajretti learned that bowing is an important custom in Japan. The practice serves as a greeting, sign of gratitude and show of respect. Vajretti discovered that teenage boys ...