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Media Life: “Supernanny” on hunt for out-of-control Placer County kids

Placer County’s most dysfunctional families are wanted in a casting call for TV’s “Supernanny” that lands Aug. 23 in Roseville. The ABC reality show is on the hunt for all ...

Cuts could chop Placer County Sheriff’s new helicopter

Grounding the Sheriff’s Department new helicopter, further depleting reserves, and tightening take-home-vehicle policies for law enforcement are among the new options on the tabl ...

Drowned baby’s grandparents plead for post-partum depression instruction

The parents of a Granite Bay woman who drowned her newborn daughter in a sink pleaded with the Placer County Board of Supervisors for pre-natal education on post-partum depression. ...

Drexel, Tsakopoulos group nearing donation agreement on 600-acre university site west of Roseville

Drexel University and a property-owners’ group that includes Sacramento developer Angelo Tsakopoulos are nearing agreement on the donation of almost 600 acres in west Placer Coun ...

County supervisors head to ballot uncontested

The deadline has passed without anyone coming forward to get their names on the June 3 ballot to challenge Placer County supervisors Kirk Uhler and Jim Holmes. Holmes, who is comp ...

Bike commuters could see dividends

Daryl Van Druff has been riding his bike to work since October. He works as a senior fire inspector with the fire prevention division in Roseville and hopes to make his bicycle com ...