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Riding buses in Placer County good for you

Do you ride Placer County Transit (PCT) to get around the area or commute to work? If so, you’re one of the nearly 390,000 people who ride PCT in western Placer every year. ...

South Placer calendar, starting Sept. 28

Friday, Sept. 28 Yoga class is from 9:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Loomis Train Depot, 5775 Horseshoe Bar Road. Story Time Fridays is from 10:30 to 11 a.m. at the Loomis Library and ...

Rocklin coffee proprietor roasting his own beans for two decades

For more than 20 years, Edwin Johnson has roasted coffee beans in a small strip mall on Sunset Boulevard in Rocklin. Johnson started working at the location, 2600 Sunset Blvd., in ...

Roseville's Historic Ice House Bridge to be restored

One of the most iconic bridges in Roseville is the Rube Nelson Ice House Bridge, which connects Royer Park to downtown Roseville near the Washington/Oak roundabout. On Sept. 14, ...

Neighborhood activists upset with proposed development near Rocklin's Sierra College

Some Sierra College neighbors are upset they have not had much input for a proposed development planned for Rocklin Road between El Don Drive and Sierra College Boulevard. The pro ...

Woodcreek High School to host college fair Monday

The Roseville Joint Union High School district puts on its annual free college fair this Monday. Janelle Lott, who works at the College and Career Center at Woodcreek High School ...

Roseville Elementary Schools receive grant for state-of-the-art air filters

It’s a breath of fresh air for the Roseville City School District as a $400,000 grant has been awarded to some elementary schools for state-of-the-art air filtration systems. ...

Crime in Your Community: Auburn jail shower-room altercation; Arrest in Lincoln-area fire; More

  Sept. 11 A 36-year-old North Auburn man reported someone used his credit card to make unauthorized purchases totaling $429 at Williams-Sonoma. Jason Jeremy Sturmer, 31, o ...

New real-time bus info great for riders

Figuring out how to get around town or from one city to another city by bus is now much easier in Placer County. That’s thanks to Placer County Transit, which has bus routes ...

Placer County Transit rolls out real-time bus information

    Riding public transit in Placer County is now more predictable, thanks to a new service that allows ...

$10,525 donated to ALS Association

100+ Women Who Care Placer County has collectively given $28,680 to charities in Placer County since their inception in February. Currently, there are 123 members. “This is ...

Roseville teen making waves in the modeling world

Emma Rose Erdman, 17, of Roseville is on her way to a successful career in the modeling and fashion world after being asked to walk for a high-profile designer last week at the New ...

Placer County gears up for Nov. 6 General Election, increases poll worker stipend

    In preparation for the Nov. 6 General Election, the Placer County Elections Office has increased st ...

South Placer calendar, starting Sept. 21

    Friday, Sept. 21 Yoga class is from 9:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Loomis Train Depot, 5775 Horseshoe Bar Road. Story Time Fridays is from 10:30 to 11 a.m. at the Lo ...

Oktoberfest is at Monk’s Cellar in Roseville

  Oktoberfest in Roseville will now center around The Monk’s Cellar Brewery and Public House as one of the most highly- anticipated events for area beer fanatics. Mon ...