Placer County Fairgrounds

Stand Down serves homeless veterans

The organizers behind the second-annual Placer County Veteran Stand Down know they don't have the reach or resources to assist all local active-duty military and homeless veterans. ...

McCord wins Roseville's Late Model main by nearly five seconds

Mindy McCord blew away the field and drove to her second Late Model victory of the season Saturday night at All American Speedway.There was a 15-car field at the green flag for the ...

Placer County Fair organizer bringing back "community feel"

Throughout California, fairs are at risk. In 2011, the state eliminated fair funding from its budget. That meant the loss of $200,000 in government assistance last year and this y ...

10 reasons to head to BerryFest in Roseville

This year's BerryFest is all about the kids, but that doesn't mean grown-ups won't also have fun - after all, there will be strawberry beer available by Lost Coast Brewery. Be sur ...

Roseville track returns to original start times; first green flag at 6:15

All American Speedway management listened to residents near the Placer County Fairgrounds and moved up its weekly racing schedule by one hour.A month into the season, track officia ...

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 ...

CrossFit SacTown Throwdown at Placer Fairgrounds this weekend

The Placer County Fairgrounds will be infiltrated this weekend by teams from across the state in an annual test of skill and stamina. The 3rd annual CrossFit SacTown Throwdown w ...

‘Stand Down’ aids homeless veterans

The inaugural Placer County Veterans Stand Down event runs through Thursday at the Placer County Fairgrounds in Roseville. The free community-based intervention program targets ho ...

‘Stand Down’ provides critical services for Placer County veterans

During war, it’s called a Stand Down, when battle-weary soldiers drop fall from the front lines for food, rest and revival. But now the Stand Down concept is giving veteran ...

Rock Rollers host annual gem and mineral show

Milton Houston slowly unwraps two figurines depicting ancient Chinese elders, carved from pink alabaster collected in Colorado. “It only took two and a half months to carve it a ...

SPCA leader began as a dedicated volunteer

Leilani Vierra is currently the chief executive officer of the Placer SPCA, a non-profit organization dedicated to bettering the lives of animals in Placer County. Founded in 197 ...

Placer County Job Fair

Looking for a job or changing careers? The annual Placer County Job Fair is hosting more than 40 businesses and employers offering career opportunities to job hopefuls. In addit ...