Roseville

Scott clinches second Late Model title in a row

Matt Scott drove to his fifth victory of the season Saturday night and clinched his second consecutive Late Model points championship at All American Speedway.Scott held off a chal ...

Car slams into gas station pump causing explosion

A freak accident nearly turned tragic Sunday morning after a car slammed into a gas station pump. The accident happened just after 9:30 a.m. Sunday after a car with two people insi ...

Football playoff alignments up in the air to the end

LODI — Enrollment figures for the 2011-12 school year have been released, and while football teams have an idea which division they’ll be in for the Sac-Joaquin Section ...

Complex to wreak change

Penryn and Loomis residents must make their voices heard concerning the high-density apartment complex proposed for Penryn Road. If The Orchard development proceeds as planned, i ...

Madden 12 video tournament Sept. 10 in Roseville

A Madden 12 video game tournament will be held from 1-4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 10, at Blacktop Comedy in Roseville.Paul Burke, owner/operator of the new theater that specializes in i ...

Gaines should have stayed put

Re: Article: “(Ted) Gaines must move if he wants to keep seat,” (Journal, Aug. 22). What if Gaines had been content to keep the Assembly seat instead of running for the Senate ...

Another View: Fuel tanker fire tests character

Last week’s propane fire (in Lincoln) was both an emergency that easily could have turned into a disaster, and a major test of our community’s character. We all breathed sighs ...

Saturday night’s all right for fighting

Mixed Martial Arts in Placer County may have found a home.Owner Tedd Williams and his Gladiator Challenge organization teamed up with Thunder Valley Casino Resort on Saturday night ...

Still no win at All American for teen, but he has a title

Trevor Cristiani earned his biggest victory yet by winning the Airport Auto Brokers Late Model Series feature Aug. 20 at Ukiah Speedway.He set fast time that night and clinched the ...

Cal Trans helps windshield guy

Re: “Anyone else hit a bumpy road?” (Reader Input, Aug. 24), I had the same experience as Chris DeArmond. I was driving along I-80, driving eastbound through Roseville several ...

Intersection calls for added safety

Last Friday, Aug 19, the world changed for many people. There was another unfortunate and preventable traffic accident on Highway 49 at the intersection with Lone Star Road in Nor ...

Scribner storms back to win Late Model race at speedway

Most of the checkered flags have belonged to Matt Scott and Jason Romero this season in the Late Model division at All American Speedway.They looked like they would battle for anot ...

Scale tips in favor of Roseville MMA school

Business has changed quickly for Jeff Baumann and Justin Phelps.Baumann, a lifelong Roseville resident and 1982 graduate of Roseville High School, and Phelps (Casa Roble, 2002) wil ...

Another View: Investing in future remains a priority

Motorists traveling along Highway 65 may have noticed a massive construction project west of the highway at the northern edge of Roseville. The project is a new jail being built by ...

Sweeps in Street Stock, Mini Cup at speedway

Richard Poppert Jr. and Tommy McCarthy recorded sweeps in the Street Stock and Mini Cup divisions, and Dan Jinkerson led wire to wire in the Modified main event to highlight NASCAR ...