Roseville - Rocklin & Placer County News
- Roseville Flash Crime Report (7.23.16)Roseville Police Dept.
Roseville, CA- Weekly crime report digest update for Roseville, covering the period of July 14- 22, 2016.
- Surplus Water: Placer County Water Agency Plans SalePCWA
The Placer County Water Agency (PCWA) Board of Directors has approved a resolution that allows for the transfer and sale of up to 20,000 acre-feet of surplus water
- One-Armed Softball Phenom: Part 2Daniel J. Vance MS, LPCC
Recently, you may have read the first of two columns featuring 17-year-old Katelyn Pavey, a one-armed, fastpitch softball phenom
- Nevada City Shines Best at Night Travel Staff
Nevada City, CA- Nevada City's charm shines more brightly at night. At least that was the takeaway following a midweek date night with my wife.
- Roseville Hospital gets Suessical VisitPress Release
Roseville, CA- It isn't every day that storybook characters come alive at Kaiser Permanente Roseville Medical Center.
- Kings Beach Project Wins National AwardPlacer County
Kings Beach, CA - A cornerstone project that is transforming the North Lake Tahoe community of Kings Beach's downtown has been given a prestigious national award
- Updates on Rocklin HomicideRocklin Police Department
Rocklin, CA- The injuries of the victim were consistent with a blunt force trauma-type injury although information about the weapon used will not be released.
- Roseville Residents Motoring for Less this SummerGasBuddy
Roseville, CA- Roseville residents are motoring for less this summer as gas prices continue to push lower.
- Roseville and Lincoln to Host Girls Fastpitch Western National ChampionshipPlacer Valley Tourism
Roseville, CA - The ASA/USA 14u Class A Girls Fastpitch Western National Championship in Roseville and Lincoln July 25- 31.
- Rubio's Opens New Restaurant in Roseville August 4thPress Release
Roseville, CA - Rubio's Restaurants, Inc., the popular fast casual chain known for uniquely delicious coastal cuisine and popularizing the fish taco, has announced the opening of a new location in Roseville
- Mummy Man Robs Rocklin BankRocklin Police Department
Rocklin, CA- On Wednesday, 07/20/2016, at approximately 4:00pm, Rocklin Police responded to a robbery call at the US Bank located inside the Safeway Supermarket
- Rocklin Girl Killed, Teen ArrestedRocklin Police Department
Rocklin, CA- Yesterday morning, July 19, 2016, at 10:47 a.m. Rocklin Police Department received a 9-1-1 call reporting a disturbance at a residence in the 6700 block of Monument Springs Drive.
- Gunshots in Roseville Lead to Manhunt and Highway ClosuresStaff Report
Roseville, CA- Despite a large manhunt in Roseville following early morning gunshots, it appears the two male suspects have eluded police at this time.
- $793,000 for Sports Fields in Rocklin and LincolnPress Release
ROSEVILLE, Calif. - Placer Valley Tourism, South Placer County's Business Improvement District, has made a $793,000 financial gift to improve sports fields in Lincoln and Rocklin.
- Roseville Arena to Host Heroes on Ice July 30thNews Release
Roseville, California - Skatetown Ice Arena is hosting a charity ice hockey game pitting California Highway Patrol against Sacramento area Firefighters on Saturday, July 30
- Rocklin Flash Crime Report (7.19.16)Rocklin Police Department
Rocklin, CA- Rocklin weekly crime report stats and digest update for the period covering July 4- 11, 2016.
- Down Syndrome: Sports Columnist Becomes AdvocateDaniel J. Vance MS, LPCC
As his bio states, Cincinnati Enquirer sports columnist Paul Daugherty has covered five Summer Olympic Games and "nearly every major American sporting event." He earned the AP Best Sports Columnist
- Sierra College Student Wins Logo ContestPress Release
Ryan Jackson is a 28 year old Sacramento native. While, working full time, he decided to attend Sierra part time in order to follow his dreams and have a fulfilling career.
- Roseville's Commercial Organics Recycling ProgramCity of Roseville
Roseville, CA- Roseville has begun phasing in a commercial organics waste recycling program, which will apply to about 90 businesses in the first year and grow over time
- Rocklin Strong Arm RobberyRocklin Police Department
Rocklin, CA - On Saturday, July 16th at about 12:30 PM, Rocklin Police responded to the area of Del Mar Avenue and Pacific Street regarding a theft
- ATOU Receives Grant from Roseville Citizens Benefit FundNews Release
Roseville CA: A Touch of Understanding (ATOU) is proud to announce that they are the recipient of the Citizens Benefit Fund in the amount of $10,000.
- Kings Beach at North Lake Tahoe offers Cool EscapeTravel Staff
Kings Beach, CA- If your budget or time is tight this summer, staying cool in Placer County is as simple as a quick drive up the hill to North Lake Tahoe.
- Rocklin Residents on Most Wanted ListRocklin Police Department
Rocklin, CA- Rocklin Police are searching for the individuals pictured above on outstanding warrants.
- PCWA Names Dan Kelley as New Staff CounselNews Release
AUBURN, Calif. - The Placer County Water Agency (PCWA) recently announced that Dan Kelly has been hired as the Agency's Staff Counsel.
- USA Swimming Speedo Sectionals Splash into RosevillePress Release
Roseville, CA - The USA Swimming Speedo Champions Series is making a scheduled stop in Roseville when for the first time ever they will hold the Summer CA-NV Sectional Championships
- Placer County Sales Tax Increase Slated for November BallotPlacer County
A ballot measure to increase retail sales tax by a half percent to raise funds for transportation improvements in Placer County was placed on the Nov. 8, 2016, presidential general election ballot
- 57 Year Old Arrested for Flying Drone over Trailhead FireCalFire
CAL FIRE law enforcement officers arrested a Placer County man Friday who allegedly interfered with firefighting operations recently on the Trailhead Fire
- Terrapin Crossroads: Music, Food, and FunTravel Staff
San Rafael, CA- "In another times forgotten space...", words penned by the prolific and celebrated Grateful Dead lyricist, Robert Hunter sound quite apropos upon a visit to Terrapin Crossroads
- Placer Officials Postpones Tahoe Board MeetingPlacer County
With several major proposed projects in the North Lake Tahoe area still moving through the review process, the Placer County Board of Supervisors will postpone
- 2016 Kia Sedona an enticing minivanJeffrey Weidel - Weidel on Wheels
Roseville, CA- Kia redesigned its minivan a year ago and made some significant changes. Borrowing a time-honored line when it comes to remodeling, the Kia Sedona
- Roseville Flash Crime Report (7.15.16)Roseville Police Dept.
Roseville, CA - Roseville police crime report digest update summary for the period covering, July 5-14, 2016.
- Roseville Ranked Among Safest Cities in U.S.Staff Report
Roseville, CA- Roseville and Placer County continue to collect accolades when it comes to best places to live and do business.
- SAG Award for Placer County GIS TeamPress Release
AUBURN, Calif. -- The best in geographic information system technology has put Placer County on the map.
- Spike in Placer County: West Nile VirusPlacer Mosquito and Vector Control District
ROSEVILLE, Calif., - Fourteen additional mosquito samples in Placer County have tested positive for West Nile virus (WNV) today, bringing the count to 26 WNV
- Developing Western Placer County UpdatesPlacer County
Placer Ranch and the Sunset Area in western Placer County are integral pieces of the county's economic future. Fully understanding the areas' importance, the county board of supervisors
- $600 Million Impact Projected for University of Warwick in RosevilleNews Release
, Calif. - The University of Warwick today updated Placer County officials as the U.K.-based institution moves forward with plans for a campus in Placer County
- $450,000 Approved for Placer County Marketing ServicesPlacer County
AUBURN, Calif. -- The Placer County Board of Supervisors recently approved two agreements to continue providing critical visitor and tourism marketing services in the county.
- Free Adaptive Aquatics in Rocklin for Children with Special NeedsNews Release
"Love, Olivia" and the Rocklin Swim Team will offer a free two-week summer adaptive aquatics program for children and youth with special needs.
- Roseville Gas Prices Dip SlightlyGasBuddy / Staff
Roseville, CA- Gas prices in Roseville saw a slight decrease this past week with prices pushing as low as $2.31 a gallon at Costco during time of publication.
- FBI Director James B. Comey on the Investigation of Secretary Hillary Clinton Dept of Justice
Statement by FBI Director James B. Comey on the Investigation of Secretary Hillary Clinton's Use of a Personal E-Mail System.
- Traffic Watch: Major Road Resurfacing Project in Granite BayPlacer County
Roseville, CA- Work has begun on a road resurfacing project on portions of Sierra College Boulevard and Douglas Boulevard in Granite Bay.
- Roseville Flash Crime Report (7.11.16)Roseville Police Dept.
Roseville Police crime report digest update summary for the period of June 30-July 5, 2016.
- California Fires Update Summary (7.10.16)CalFire
California Fire Updates 2016:More than 1,500 firefighters remain on the lines battling 9 wildfires across California.
- Roseville and Lincoln Gear Up for Sports TournamentsPlacer Valley Tourism
Roseville, CA - July is heating up in Placer Valley with three major youth sporting events that are each nearly a week long and are all
- Toyota RAV4 remains among top small SUVsJeffrey Weidel - Weidel on Wheels
Roseville, CA- The Toyota RAV4 has been a class leader for more than two decades.
- Placer County Fish and Game Commission to fill open seatPress Release
AUBURN, Calif. -- With a significant amount of wild lands and rural settings, Placer County is full of wildlife. The Placer County Fish and Game Commission
- Over 100 Rounds Fired in Roseville ShootingCity of Roseville
Roseville, CA- More than 100 rounds were fired outside the club from multiple firearms, including both handguns and rifles
- Rocklin Gears Up for Country Fest July 23Press Release
Rocklin, CA- The City of Rocklin goes Country! It's no secret that Northern California loves Country Music. This summer, the region can look forward to an incredible day
- Fishing for River Salmon with James NetzelPress Release
The Rooster Tails Fishing Club monthly breakfast will be held at the Auburn Elks Lodge on July 15.
- One-Armed Softball Star ShinesDaniel J. Vance MS, LPCC
Besides having been born 17 years ago missing her left arm from the elbow down, Katelyn made All-Conference as a junior this year in high school fastpitch softball
- Roseville Gas Prices Keep SteadyGasBuddy / Staff
Roseville, CA- Gas prices in Roseville continued their flat to slightly downward trajectory this past week heading into the Fourth of July holiday
- VW Beetle Dune convertible provides fun factorJeffrey Weidel - Weidel on Wheels
Roseville, CA - Already a winner in the hearts of many, the new Volkswagen Beetle Dune should attract even more converts to this somewhat quirky car.
- Rival Sons Album Hollow Bones Crushes ItStaff Report
Roseville, CA- Rival Sons newest offering, Hollow Bones may easily snag the high watermark of rock albums for 2016, or perhaps the past 20+ years.
- Scenic Maui golf courses offer stunning ocean viewsJeffrey Weidel
Maui, HI - Regardless of where you play, golfing in Maui is memorable. The scenery is stunning, the courses are well manicured and generally offer
- California Statewide Fire SummaryCalFire
California Fire Updates 2016:Nearly 4,800 firefighters are battling 12 wildfires throughout California. A weak low pressure trough will be over Northern California through Independence Day.
- Ian Anderson's Progressive Path: Founding member of Jethro Tull (part 3)Michael Friedman, Ph.D
Soon, critics were referring to Jethro Tull's music - along with other bands of their era - as "progressive."
- Roseville Flash Crime Report (7.1.16)Roseville Police Dept.
Roseville weekly summary of police activity and crime log digest for the period covering June 24-30, 2016.
- Roseville Kids Ready for Big Trucks Summer City of Roseville
Roseville, CA - Kids love trucks. The Roseville Utility Exploration Center and Your Roseville Utilities are giving kids and the young at heart four Thursdays of Big Trucks
- African Children's Choir to Perform in RocklinPress Release
Rocklin, CA- The African Children's Choir melts the hearts of audiences with their charming smiles, beautiful voices and lively African songs and dances.
- 9th Annual Petaluma Music Festival August 6thNews Release
Petaluma, California, - This marks the ninth year for what has become one of the most highly regarded events on the West Coast summer music festival circuit