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Auburn’s Riverview Drive shootout street honors Detective Mike Davis

Evidence of a gun battle on Auburn’s Riverview Drive has been replaced with a memorial honoring Detective Mike Davis. The Placer County Sheriff’s Office peace officer ...

Media Life: Reporter’s-eye view was up close on day Mike Davis died

  It was a barrage of shots that crackled through a quiet residential area of Auburn. It  was a barrage of shots that continue to reverberate in the local and national ...

UPDATE: Suspect in Roseville officer assault captured near scene of the crime

A tense encounter this morning between a Roseville police officer and an alleged burglar let to shots being fired, and a regional law enforcement sweep. The suspect in the cas ...

South Placer Salvation Army continues to reach out

The Salvation Army of South Placer County hosted its Annual Community Luncheon, Wednesday, Oct. 22 at the Timber Creek Ballroom. The event was an opportunity to showcase its progra ...

Roseville’s Stone House has a dark legacy

Many cities have their own urban legends or folklore about haunted cemeteries or old, abandoned houses; and while such stories are often conjured by partial truths and overactive i ...

One year after Roseville shoot-out, Duran not close to trial

Emotions were running high with members of law enforcement in two counties on Oct. 24, and among those sentiments for many in the Roseville Police Department included the memory th ...

Auburn, Placer County prepare to say goodbye to fallen detective

The farewells to slain Placer County Sheriff’s Office Detective Mike Davis will be heartfelt Tuesday but the goodbyes will be hard for many of the people whose lives he touch ...

The Dance Gallery 2 kicks off fall with long-awaited studio opening in Roseville

After three long years of anticipation, The Dance Gallery 2 is opening its new, state-of-the-art performing facility. The grand opening event will also coincide with the dance troo ...

Rocklin City Council renegotiates city manager’s contract

Rocklin will keep Rick Horst as its city manager for the foreseeable future after city council on Tuesday amended his contract to include a series of raises over the next two years ...

Rocklin unites in fighting Ebola’s tragic reach

It was the loudest noise filling the air for days at William Jessup University — the searing sound of plastic-wrap squealing around boxes just before pallet-jacks crashed und ...