Phoebe Astill

Roseville church celebrates 130th anniversary

For some 17 years, beginning in 1866, Methodists living in what would later become Roseville met in homes and barns to practice their religion. Back in 1850, a handful of ranchers ...

Clock installed at Carnegie Museum commemorates Roseville Electric’s 100 years

It didn't take long before some of Roseville's original citizens got upset over their electric service. In 1909, 37 residents signed a petition criticizing the poor service provide ...

Roseville's Carnegie Museum open during renovation

Don't let the jack hammering and forklifts fool you: The Carnegie Museum in Roseville is open. The 100-year-old building is going through a renovation to fix a water leak problem ...

Train explosion 38 years later

The curator of the Carnegie Museum spends her days keeping the history of Roseville alive. And Phoebe Astill has no problem recalling April 28, 1973, a day that shaped the modern ...

Wrapped up in history

With Roseville’s centennial year winding down, there was one last birthday gift to be had and you could say it was finished in the “stitch” of time. Last week Lynette Schr ...