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Placer County not immune to horrific rail explosions

Lincoln’s propane tank fire emergency this week would take a back seat to a train blast on April 29, 1973 in west Placer County near Roseville that locals still talk about. Aubu ...

Del Oro softball closes in on title

The Del Oro High softball team battled back through the elimination bracket for a chance at the Sac-Joaquin Section Division II championship. The Golden Eagles topped Roseville 4-1 ...

There’s no denying Del Oro

LOOMIS — Del Oro High softball coach Jeff Pingree credits Roseville for lighting a spark under his team early last month at the Stephanie LeDoux Tournament. So even after Aspen ...

Keeping your brain fresh at any age

Learning something new is an adventure, no matter what the age. Two regional programs cater to older students who want to return to the classroom. The Osher Lifelong Learning Inst ...

Loomis' rocket man launched hobby 30 years ago

Dick and Diane Jackson have an explosive hobby. They’re both rocketeers. When the Jacksons moved to Loomis from San Jose about three years ago, they came to the right place. The ...

No District 4 Assembly office holder but office still being rented

Add the cost of four months' rent to the special election tab revolving around Sen. Ted Gaines’ decision to seek two state offices at the same time. The total, according to leas ...

See the Sierra in a different way

Get to know the Sierra Nevada more intimately through the words of more than 75 observers of the majestic mountains. “The Illuminated Landscape, A Sierra Nevada Anthology,” is ...

Lacrosse clubs sticking with it

The Woodcreek High and Sierra Foothills lacrosse clubs start each game with a face-off, but together, they’re expanding the sport in the foothills. Each club was started in the ...

New Roseville jail will have arraignment courtroom after all

Placer County supervisors gave their OK Tuesday to a jail courtroom for arraignments at the 390-bed South Placer Adult Correctional Facility now under construction in Roseville. T ...

Could Galleria fire boost “Think Auburn First” efforts?

For a decade, Auburn’s retail community has competed with the 800-pound gorilla “down the hill.” The Westfield Galleria at Roseville opened in 2000, sucking customers away f ...