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$200,000 payout by Lincoln cemetery, Catholic Church in missing remains case

Frank Farinha’s body is still missing but his descendents have settled a legal dispute with the Lincoln cemetery he was buried in 64 years ago. According to terms of a settlement ...

Placer supes’ North Auburn Wal-Mart/Costco approval goes to court

The dispute over a Wal-Mart-Costco development in North Auburn has now reached the courts. The 18.6-acre site near Luther Road and Highway 49 was approved for development Sept. 28 ...

Quadriplegic wins $6.4 million case against Roseville transit

The City of Roseville and its transportation contractor must pay $6.4 million to a quadriplegic who fell off a city bus two years ago. A Placer County jury Friday awarded the mone ...

Town settles for $231K

Loomis has settled its lawsuit with the Rocklin Crossings developers for $231,491. Perry Beck, Loomis town manager, said the parties came to an agreement on Sept. 17 and money wil ...

Former fair official alleges wrongful termination in suit

A former fair official is suing the Placer County Fair Association for wrongful termination after he claimed the board fired him for reporting a sexual harassment incident. Brock ...

49 Fire investigator: “We understand frustration”

The chief investigator on the nine-month-long 49 Fire investigation says his Cal Fire team is cognizant of the level of frustration in the community over the unsolved case. “We t ...

Quarry causes a stink for hotel

Sierra Lakes Mobile Home Park resident Trisha Crum enjoys walking her 18-month-old son through the neighborhood, but was quite surprised to learn what’s been below her home for d ...

City reacts to gay lawsuit

A month after three Roseville Police officers filed a civil rights lawsuit against the city and the police department, the city has responded to the complaint. Joy Rosenquist, spo ...

Details released in Roseville Police anti-gay harassment lawsuit

Editor's note: Content readers may find objectionable has been removed from this story. A lawsuit filed Thursday alleges the Roseville Police Department fostered a hostile work env ...

County says $700,000 lawsuit ‘not real’

A lawsuit claming the county owes a construction company at least $700,000 is “just not real,” according to an attorney for Placer County. Valerie Flood, supervising deputy c ...