Placer County

Roseville’s total property value drops 4.74 percent

Roseville’s property tax revenues decreased this year, but officials say they will not know the full impact on the city until the midyear budget review in December. A report ...

Explore Placer County's rich history

Guests on the Heritage Trail tour will visit the Roseville Telephone Museum, where they can try out the 60-year-old telephone equipment — Strowger Step-by-Step Switch — ...

Our View: Supervisors need to cut the right way

More transparency and cutting budgets in the public sector during lean times are great ideas on paper. The execution of those ideas is more important. Recently, District 1 Superv ...

Oakmont slays courtroom competition

After several days of fierce courtroom competition, the verdict is in: Oakmont High School’s Mock Trial team is the best in Placer County. The team took top honors — beating o ...

How’s business in Auburn?

Find out Friday morning when the Auburn Chamber of Commerce hosts a Power Breakfast recapping the results of the recent “Listening to Business” walk through the greater Auburn ...

Man gets 10 years following drug bust in Roseville

A 27-year-old man who was arrested in an undercover drug bust in Roseville has been sent to state prison for 10 years after reaching a plea arrangement with Placer County prosecuto ...

Free clinics offer whooping cough, flu vaccinations

Last year, California saw the largest number of reported cases of pertussis in 63 years. Statewide, 8,383 cases were reported and 50 of these occurred in Placer County. These numb ...

Foster-youth group wants more men to join volunteer ranks

Don Genasci has no problem getting his hands dirty. The large backyard of his Roseville house is finely manicured with Himalayan birch, redwood and red maple trees, several plants ...
  •