Placer County

Families can get help accessing health insurance

Local children will be able to better access comprehensive health care following a $10,000 grant from the Mother Lode Foundation to the Placer Children's Health Initiative, which w ...

Mentoring program helps Placer’s at-risk youth

Last year, Juan Martinez spent a lot of time in the principal's office. He made some bad choices as a student at Cirby Elementary School in Roseville. But just one year later, tha ...

Tobin wants to bring integrity to Placer County

Editor’s note: The Press Tribune is profiling both candidates for the Placer County Board of Supervisors District 4 seat. To read a profile on candidate Kirk Uhler, click h ...

Uhler wants to ensure long-term viability of county

Editor’s note: The Press Tribune is profiling candidates for the Placer County Board of Supervisors District 4 seat in the June 5 election. To read a profile on candidate P ...

Oakmont students explore medical careers

Within the first two weeks of her internship, Leah Verceles already knew she enjoyed the fast-paced energy - and stress - of an emergency room. "I've seen a few trauma patients," ...

Task force: Roseville prime location for university

Roseville offers a "favorable climate" for a future comprehensive university, according to the recommendations of the city's recently formed Higher Education Task Force. The group ...

Roseville to partner with Sacramento State

Roseville City Council will vote tonight on a memorandum of understanding between the city and California State University, Sacramento to identify shared opportunities within the r ...

Changes at Placer County Fairgrounds following Grand Jury report

As All American Speedway in Roseville gears up for the new season starting Saturday, changes are in store for the Placer County Fairgrounds following a grand jury report released M ...

Supes vote to use eminent domain to complete Auburn Folsom widening project

The Placer County Board of Supervisor’s adopted a resolution Tuesday to begin eminent domain proceedings against property owners who are delaying the last phase of widening of Au ...

John Piches retires from Roseville veterans board

John Piches, alternate for Placer County Supervisor Jack Duran on the Roseville Veterans Memorial Hall Board, has announced his retirement from the board after serving since 1998. ...