Roseville

Want milder tasting trout? Try removing the scales

I fish for just about anything that swims, and I eat just about every kind of fish I catch.First and foremost, I’m a trout fisherman. From not long after I could walk, my dad ...

South Placer Adult Correctional Facility may not open until 2014

While construction of the South Placer Adult Correctional Facility in Roseville is expected to be completed by July, the new facility may not begin housing inmates until April 2014 ...

It’s time to put night crawlers out of business and use rubber worms

I’ve put off publishing any findings until I concluded numerous years of research. Now, the findings are in, and I recently presented a lecture to a fishing group with the co ...

Case of Roseville tattoo artist accused of sex crimes declared mistrial

AUBURN – The case against a Roseville tattoo artist accused of inappropriate sexual behavior with his clients was declared a mistrial Friday afternoon after three days of deliber ...

Same-sex marriage OK

Re: “Do you think same-sex marriage should be legal?” (Call to readers, Feb.27), I think it’s a civil rights issue. Gays pay taxes, are regulated by the State of California t ...

DFG sponsors turkey hunting clinic in Gridley

The spring hunt for the state’s gobbler population is highly anticipated by a great many. We’re less than a month away from the spring season.A variety of breeds have b ...

Fund school English-learners

I am writing in response to the story posted by the Auburn Journal on Jan. 15, titled, “Money to support English learners goes unspent” regarding the unspent state funds design ...

Woodcreek's Gomez, six other locals guaranteed berths in State Meet

Woodcreek High School’s Jimmy Gomez no doubt will rest a bit easier Thursday night in his Stockton hotel room.106-pound sophomore went 3-0 on Thursday at the Sac-Joaquin Sect ...

SHARE program offers wild pig hunts at Bobcat Ranch in Yolo County

Bobcat Ranch is in Yolo County’s Vaca Mountain foothills west of Winters, just under an hour drive north on Interstate 5.The Department of Fish and Game has a little-known pr ...

Kidwell swoops in to lead Eagles to win

LOOMIS – Before Friday’s regular season finale against visiting Granite Bay, Allan Kidwell feigned opening his jersey to reveal his Superman suit. The moment was funny at the t ...

Del Oro’s Branum, Oakmont’s Elliott on collision course in Division II wrestling meet

Some of the best wrestlers in the state are competing in the Sac-Joaquin Section Division II tournament at Del Oro High School, including Shayne Tucker of Bella Vista, ranked No. 1 ...

War budget must be slashed

At a time when budgets are tight, and programs and services in our community are being cut back, the Pentagon budget keeps getting bigger. The Secretary of Defense announced on Ja ...

Del Oro pounds Roseville to clinch SFL basketball crown

Roseville High School’s boys basketball team had seen much better nights than Wednesday.Del Oro ran away with a 76-53 victory to secure the Sierra Foothill League title. The ...

Placer SPCA opposes repeal of animal adoption mandate

Placer SPCA announced its opposition Monday to Gov. Jerry Brown’s proposed repeal of an animal adoption mandate. Pet advocates say the mandate, created by the 1998 enactment of ...

Fish and Game Commission rejects DFG proposal on striped bass changes

A blue-ribbon panel that hopes to make recommendations that could make the Department of Fish and Game and Fish and Game Commission more efficient recently stated that in theory, t ...