Placer County

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. ...

John Burton speaks to Roseville Democrats

California Democratic Party Chair John Burton spoke in front of a packed house at Sun City Roseville Tuesday, remarking several times on the large size of the crowd. He said the a ...

Placer County's NorCal Runners 16U AAU basketball to hold tryouts

The NorCal Runners, a boys 16U AAU basketball travel team, will hold tryouts from 1-5 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 25.Players who are current high school freshmen and sophomores and won&rsq ...

Roseville Adult Center hosts ‘Fiesta’ fundraiser

Join the staff and clients of the Roseville Adult Center for the second annual La Fiesta Taquiera fundraiser Friday, Feb. 24. The free event features $1 tacos, rice and beans, raf ...

Tobin, Uhler vie for District 4 Placer Board of Supervisors seat

The District 4 seat on the Placer County Board of Supervisors is up for grabs and so far, two candidates are vying for the position. The candidate filing period began Monday for ...

School bulletin: Roseville firefighters talk fire safety

Firefighters talk fire safety Roseville firefighters hosted a fire prevention and safety assembly for Sargeant Elementary School students on Feb. 3. They told kids about the need ...

Man arrested in string of burglaries

EL DORADO HILLS — A vehicle stop led to the arrest of a suspected burglar and a cache of property reportedly stolen from Placer, El Dorado and Sacramento counties. Jason Earl R ...

Roseville police join task force to crack down on metal thieves

Parolees and probationers with past connections for metal theft got a surprise visit from law enforcement last week. On Feb. 2, a multi-agency task force conducted about 40 prob ...

Residents can report landfill odor online

The Western Placer Waste Management Authority is now providing an online odor complaint form for residents to report smells possibly coming from the landfill. “The goal of an o ...

Roseville City Council considers changes to dog licensing

The city of Roseville is considering an ordinance that would require all veterinarians to provide information about canine rabies vaccinations to animal control authorities. Dog o ...

School bulletin: EUSD opens kindergarten registration

EUSD opens kindergarten registration Kindergarten registration begins Wednesday, Feb. 1 in the Eureka Union School District. Parents who have an incoming kindergarten student for ...