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Spray grounds in Vernon Town Square remain closed for maintenance

The City of Roseville announced via its social media accounts last week that the Vernon Street Town Square spray grounds are closed temporarily closed for maintenance. According t ...

Placer Water Agency to sell surplus American River water to East Bay MUD

  Placer County Water Agency is moving ahead with the sale of up to 20,000 acre-feet of water from the American River that it doesn’t have the capacity to pump for its ...

Placer Water prepares to put voluntary water-saving measures in place

The Placer County Water Agency is moving toward a Feb. 6 public hearing that would target a voluntary drop in water use by customers of up to 20 percent to fight drought conditions ...

Media Life: Filmmaker, Auburn start 2014 off right for struggling Haitian town

It was a special night in May for Placer High School alumni Brandon Vedder. Equally, it was a special night in two communities divided by geography but united in a common goal. Ve ...

Roseville residents may see utility rate increase

Roseville residents may see a small increase on their utility bills beginning in July, as the city’s Environmental Utilities Department considers raising rates for water and ...

Roseville residents raise concerns about fluoride

Roseville resident Lynda Fioravanti bought her son a pricey Christmas gift that most teenage boys would likely consider boring. “My son said, ‘The only thing I want is ...

Roseville’s Blue Line Gallery goes with the flow

Artist Jack Richardson hesitated upon being invited to participate in a Blue Line Gallery exhibit called Aqua-Scapes. “I thought they were crazy, because it’s about wa ...

San Juan Water District earns high financial rating

The San Juan Water District earned the second-highest rating available for its financial stability in a report completed by Fitch Ratings released June 30. The district earned an ...

City considers utility rate increase

The City of Roseville will hold two public workshops in April for proposed water and solid waste utility rate increases. Roseville owns and operates its water and refuse utilitie ...