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Crime In Your Community: Roseville food truck theft disaster; Auburn Yeti coolers targeted: More

June 28 A 54-year-old Sacramento woman said her purse was stolen while she was in Thunder Valley Casino. Her debit card was subsequently used at Citrus Heights and Sacramento loca ...

Loomis native participates in largest international maritime warfare exercise

PEARL HARBOR – A 2014 Del Oro High School graduate and Loomis native is serving in the U.S. Navy as part of the largest international maritime warfare exercise, Rim of the Pa ...

Tears, anger punctuate Placer County debate on sanctuary state law

UPDATED: JULY 11 2 P.M. Tears, anger and emotions rubbed raw on both sides Tuesday as the divisive sanctuary state issue embroiled the Placer County Board of Supervisors chambers ...

Chase Bank Robbed in Roseville

Roseville – At about 9:47 a.m. Tuesday, a witness called Roseville Police Department reporting a male suspect inside Chase Bank with a firearm and demanding money from a tell ...

Rocklin leaders concerned about proposed Costco in Loomis

Rocklin leaders are not happy that a new Costco is proposed to be built off Sierra College Boulevard in Loomis. The informational item on Rocklin’s June 26 City Council meet ...

Sacramento continues to propose new taxes amidst record revenues

Our state government is collecting more money from Californians than ever before. At $200 billion, this year’s state budget set a new record, surpassing last year’s bud ...

Weed, sanctuary state wrangles on Placer board's plate

The Placer County board will be asked Tuesday to OK a lien on a rural property near Auburn that’s at the center of a dispute over cannabis-growing regulations. Also on the a ...

Clock ticking on two Election Days in Placer County

The clock is ticking more loudly toward Election Day not only in November but also toward a special election in September for some Placer County voters. The general election &mdas ...

Crime In Your Community: Arrest for Home Depot phone throw; Granite Bay jewel theft; More

June 25 Timmie Kennedy, 57, a transient, was arrested at the Placer County Government Center in North Auburn on suspicion of obstructing a deputy. The Sheriff’s Office was c ...

Patriotic Placer; July Fourth parade celebrates the red, white and blue

All across Placer County, Independence Day was celebrated in many ways. One of the biggest gatherings in the area was in downtown Roseville where Vernon Street was home to the annu ...

Work on I-80, Highway 65 interchange underway

Construction of major improvements to the Interstate 80 and Highway 65 interchange is underway the last few weeks and the project is going great, according to Placer County Transpo ...

Drive cautiously during much-needed Highway 65/I-80 repair

We’re glad to see the high cranes over the Highway 65/Interstate 80 viaduct. This means the long-awaited Phase one improvements to the Highway 65/Interstate 80 interchange i ...

Realtors’ association hosts canned food drive for community organizations

  The Placer County Association of REALTORS (PCAR) Affiliate Committee is hosting a canned food drive to help meet the increased need for food and resources for The Salt Mine ...

A fair to remember; renewed Placer County Fair draws crowds

While the final figures are still being tallied, the community’s response to last week’s re energized Placer County Fair is being deemed as a success, according to Plac ...

Crime In Your Community: Loomis child endangerment arrest; Granite Bay eatery break-in; More

June 20 A vehicle stop led to two arrests at Highway 49 and Quartz Drive in North Auburn. John Allen Rodes, 38, of Auburn, was arrested on suspicion of possession of a dagger. Nic ...