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Placer, region’s new homebuilding activity highest since 2009

Placer County and the region’s homebuilding industry stayed hot in June, with the highest number of projects in six years moving forward. The North State Building Industry A ...

Another View: What kind of country would make a drunken driver wait five years for his day in court?

I have a friend I will call Michael who was stopped for drunken driving while working in a foreign country. He has been held in jail for five years without bail and without an at ...

New postmaster sworn in for Auburn

Promising to deliver world-class service and have fun doing it, Susan Skidmore was sworn in Friday as Auburn’s new postmaster. Skidmore, 52, comes to Auburn from Elk Grove, ...

Another View: McClintock honors two slain deputies

Following is the text of a speech delivered Tuesday on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives by U.S. Rep. Tom McClintock, R-Elk Grove. Mr. Speaker: On Oct. 24, Sacrame ...

Another View: McClintock-Moore could be a slugfest

For incumbent Tom McClintock, the 2014 election cycle likely will not be the cakewalk he originally anticipated in District 4 … especially if Democrats get off their butts a ...

Roseville opens with big win over Cosumnes Oaks

This was no performance of a lifetime, at it's occasionally described. Nor was this a win for the ages, the upset of all upsets, or a signature victory. In the name of Tedy Bru ...

36th annual Optimist softball all-star game is May 29 at Capital Christian

The Evening Optimist Club of Sacramento will hold the 36th annual High School Softball All-Star Game at 6 p.m. Wednesday at Capital Christian High School in Sacramento. Tickets co ...

Granite Bay shocks itself in winning Masters 4x100 relay

ELK GROVE — It’s not every day that an athlete can surprise himself. But with a Sac-Joaquin Section-best 42.05 seconds for the Granite Bay boys’ 4x100 relay team ...

Horizon Charter Schools remove eviction notices

Horizon Charter Schools instructed staff to remove 30-day eviction notices from its Auburn, Elk Grove and recently vacated Rocklin locations, and denies the landlord’s allega ...

Man arrested in Auburn receives 3 years for role in bank robbery

  An Elk Grove man who originally confessed to Auburn Journal staff about his role in a bank robbery and was arrested later that day by the Auburn Police Department and FBI h ...

Elk Grove softball tops Bear River

The Bear River High softball team ran into a talented Elk Grove squad Thursday on the road and left with its third loss of the season. Thundering Herd junior Shelby Wisdom struck ...