Ranks of jobless grow in Placer Co.

Placer County’s jobless rate jumped a half of a percentage point to 8.1 in December, compared to 7.6 for November. Statewide, the numbers rose from 8.4 percent to 9.3 percent and ...

Local hangouts gear up for Super Bowl

Whether you’re a diehard fan of the Pittsburgh Steelers or rooting for the Arizona Cardinals, the Super Bowl is one of the most popular sporting events of the year. Even if Feb ...

Inauguration big hit with local teacher

Last week’s presidential inauguration ceremony was very close to home. Carrie Zanetti, a fifth-grade teacher at Cobblestone Elementary School in Rocklin, said the inauguration wa ...

Placer County honors former Rep. John Doolittle

Former U.S. Rep. John Doolittle was lauded Tuesday in a resolution presented by the Placer County Board of Supervisors for his 28 years of service in both state and federal governm ...

Ryan Arce graduates basic training

Army Reserve Pvt. Ryan Arce of Rocklin graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C. During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission ...

County employees move to Santucci Center in Roseville

More than 150 Placer County employees are moving to the county’s new Bill Santucci Justice Center in Roseville. They are relocating to a new two-story office building located ne ...