Roseville - Rocklin & Placer County News
- Lake Tahoe Bound? Be prepared and patientTravel Advisory
TAHOE CITY, Calif. -- As Northern California prepares for the second and third storms of a week-long string of weather systems, Placer County is reminding residents and visitors
- Placer County Hoteliers: Taxman Cometh Placer County
Airbnb, Vacation Rentals By Owner, inns or hotels. If you provide lodging in Placer County, you're required to collect Transient Occupancy Tax
- Beatles vs. Stones Tribute at Harlows this MarchNews Release
The debate between the Beatles and the Rolling Stones has been going on ever since they first crossed paths on the charts 53 years ago
- Placer SPCA seeks 2017 Hero Awards NominationsNews Release
Roseville, CA - Placer SPCA is seeking nominations for the 2017 Hero Awards, to be presented at the 16th annual Funny Bones Comedy & Awards Night
- Rocklin Preschoolers Donate to Children in NeedPress Release
ROCKLIN, CA, - Students at Merryhill Preschool in Rocklin collected 69 pairs of pajamas to benefit local children in need for the holidays.
- $21 Million for Regional Small BusinessesSacramento Metro Chamber
The Capital Region Small Business Development Center (SBDC) has surpassed significant milestones in helping regional businesses
- Study: Lung Cancer Patients Not Receiving TreatmentUC Davis
A national study by researchers at UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center has found that a significant number of lung cancer patients are not receiving treatment.
- New California Laws 2017 (Part 15)Staff Report
Roseville, CA - New California laws for 2017. Part 15 includes criminal gangs, property taxes, real estate licenses, terrorist activity, child abuse, voting: felons, human trafficking
- Bust Water Use Myths in Water Spots Video ContestNews Release
Local area middle and high school students can win cash prizes and the opportunity to view their video on the Raley Field Jumbotron
- Rocklin Library hosts Lend A Heart Therapy DogsNews Release
Rocklin, CA- The Doggone Good Reading Group meets the second Tuesday of every month from 3:30 to 4:30 at the Rocklin Library
- Man Still Recovering from TBIDaniel J. Vance MS, LPCC
Two years back, I featured Daniel Mignerey who somehow survived life-threatening injuries on February 6, 2015
- Placer Vineyards granted Regional General PermitNews Release
Just west of Roseville, Placer Vineyards was granted its Regional General Permit
- 2017 Poetry Out Loud January 29Placer Arts
Poetry Out Loud, sponsored by PlacerArts and the California Arts Council, is an annual event that leads Placer County high school students in learning and understanding
- FBI Teen Academy Applications Available OnlineDept of Justice
Roseville, CA -The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Sacramento field office in Roseville is accepting applications for the Spring 2017 FBI Teen Academy
- VW to Pay $4.3 Billion in Emissions Cheating Conspiracy CaseDept of Justice
Volkswagen AG Agrees to Plead Guilty and Pay $4.3 Billion in Criminal and Civil Penalties; Six Volkswagen Executives and Employees are Indicted in Connection
- Going Up Again; Roseville Gas PricesGas Buddy / Staff Report
Roseville, CA- Going up. As anticipated, gas prices continue pushing higher in Roseville and around the country heading to
- UC Davis Health Appoints New CIONews Release
(SACRAMENTO, Calif.) - Following an extensive nationwide search, UC Davis Health has appointed William Showalter as Chief Information Officer (CIO).
- Crab Feed Tickets on Sale: Sierra College PatronsPress Release
The Sierra College Patron's Crab and Shrimp Feed will be held on Friday, February 17 at the McBean Pavilion, 65 McBean Park Drive, Lincoln, CA 95648.
- New Director for Sacramento Valley National CemeteryPress Release
The Department of Veterans Affairs has named Michael H. Henshaw as the new Director of Sacramento Valley National Cemetery in Dixon, CA
- Volvo S90: New luxury sedan replaces S80Jeffrey Weidel - Weidel on Wheels
Roseville, CA- The new, rather cool 2017 Volvo S90, which becomes the Swedish automaker's flagship sedan. The S90 has little in common with the S80 and is newly designed from the ground up.
- Roseville Flash Police Digest UpdateRoseville Police Dept.
Roseville, CA- The latest from Roseville Police activity log updates covering the period of January 5- 12, 2017.
- Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Shutting Down the CircusStaff Report
Roseville, CA- Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey, the colorful icon of traveling circus entertainment is packing up the tent following a rich and storied history that dates back to the 1800's.
- New California Laws 2017 (Part 14)Staff Report
Roseville, CA - New California laws for 2017. Part 14 includes 101 new laws including marriage, CalWORKS, teacher credentials. rental vehicles, foster care, student loans, social services
- American Pickers to Film in CaliforniaPress Release
Roseville, CA- Mike Wolfe, Frank Fritz, and their team are excited to return to California. They plan to film episodes of the hit series American Pickers
- Grand Opening Festivities at McBean Stadium RescheduledNews Release
LINCOLN, Calif. - RESCHEDULED! Due to inclement weather in the forecast for this weekend, the Opening Day festivities have been rescheduled for Saturday, January 28th.
- Massive Snowstorm generates Lake Tahoe Safety AssessmentPlacer County
Due to ongoing power outages and damage caused by extreme winter conditions on Lake Tahoe's West Shore, Placer County Office of Emergency Services, Placer County Sheriff's Office
- 4th Annual It's in the Bag Event at Blue GooseNews Release
(LOOMIS, CA) - Soroptimist International of Loomis Basin will host the fourth annual "It's in the Bag" designer purse event on Wednesday, January 25, 2017
- Flood Repairs: Avoid Unlicensed & Unscrupulous ContractorsState of California
As property owners look to make repairs this weekend after a series of severe storms pounded northern California, the Contractors State License Board
- HPV Vaccine is Cancer Prevention asserts Pediatric ChiefNews Release
Recognizing a critical need to improve national vaccination rates for the human papillomavirus (HPV), UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center has again united
- Roseville, Lincoln to Host Public Meetings on Groundwater ManagementNews Release
Roseville, CA- Placer County, the cities of Roseville and Lincoln, Placer County Water Agency and with participation from California American Water
- Emergency Shelter Beds for Children and Foster YouthPlacer County
AUBURN, Calif. -- The Placer County Board of Supervisors recently voted to approve an agreement between the county Health and Human Services department and Children's Receiving Home
- Placer County Homeless Shelter Zoning Options ExpandedPlacer County
AUBURN, Calif. -- Placer County will have more options now when seeking locations for homeless shelters for temporary, emergency stays after the county board of supervisors
- Free Spay and Neuter for Cats in Placer CountyNews Release
Now, through the end of February, spay and neuter surgeries will be available for Placer County cats, free of charge.
- New California Laws 2017 (Part 13)Staff Report
Roseville, CA - Part 13 of New California laws for 2017 includes vicious dogs, human trafficking child care, falsifying evidence, debt collection, firearms, organic products and more.
- Rocklin Students Develop Mechatronics for Humanity ProjectsSierra College
(ROCKLIN, CA) - Sierra College Mechatronics students applied their skills to develop projects for social good in a capstone class project sponsored by US Bank
- WJU president honored during MLK eventPress Release
ROCKLIN, CA., - William Jessup University President, John Jackson will be recognized during the annual MLK Celebration Service event to be held Sunday
- 10 Feet of Snow: Skier's Delight at Squaw ValleyNews Release
Olympic Valley, Calif. - With 27 inches in the past 24 hours, Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows has seen 10.5 feet of snowfall in the first 10 days of January.
- California Rainstorms Raise Reservoirs and SnowpackStaff Report
Roseville, CA- The drought may not be over; however, the good news is that today all major regions of California are reporting snowpack water content that is above average
- Granite Bay Woman Charged in Bid RiggingDept of Justice
Loraine Dixon, 55, of Granite Bay, has been charged with a bid-rigging conspiracy involving state contracts.
- Couple Managing Several DisabilitiesDaniel J. Vance MS, LPCC
In a telephone interview, 62-year-old Bernice said, "I was born prematurely and was exposed to oxygen in the incubator. The result was called retinopathy of prematurity
- Placer County, Red Cross open emergency shelterPlacer County
KINGS BEACH, Calif. -- With the worst of the storm flooding still left to come, and many North Lake Tahoe area residents without power, Placer County and the American Red Cross
- 15 Percent Jump in Roseville Gas PricesGas Buddy / Staff
Roseville, CA- Roseville gas prices are up around 15 percent over the past few weeks and it may be just the beginning.
- Kia Sportage remodeled with solid improvements for 2017Jeffrey Weidel - Weidel on Wheels
Roseville, CA - While the 2017 Kia Sportage has undergone a redesign, it's still delivering the same style, versatility and quality that car buyers have come to expect from previous models
- James Dunn, Chief of Staff at Sutter Auburn Faith HospitalNews Release
Auburn - Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital is pleased to announce that James Dunn, M.D., is our new chief of staff starting on Jan. 1.
- Biggest Rainstorm in Years Forecast as Placer County Gears UpPlacer County
With this weekend's storm forecast to be the largest in years, Placer County road crews and emergency services staff are prepared for widespread flooding
- 13 Winter and Flood Safety TipsPlacer County
Roseville, CA- As 2017 kicks off with drought busting rainstorms, Placer County maintains a list of travel and preparedness tips. The weather forecast projects
- $3 Gallon Gas Expected in Trump's First YearGas Buddy
Motorists may get some sticker shock in 2017 and will shell out $52 billion more over the course of the year compared to 2016 as the national yearly
- New California Laws 2017 (Part 12)Staff Report
Roseville, CA - New California laws for 2017. Part 12 includes 100 new laws including student safety, greenhouse gas reduction, forensic testing, privacy, Medi-Cal, state employment and much more
- Roseville Police Nab Suspected Mail ThievesRoseville PD
Roseville, CA- Two suspected mail thieves are in custody, thanks to an alert resident who called to report suspicious activity.
- Roseville Holiday Police Activity Digest UpdateRoseville PD
Roseville, CA- Here's the Roseville police activity digest for the two-week period of December 21, 2016 through January 5, 2017.
- New California Laws 2017 (Part 11)Staff Report
Roseville, CA - Featuring 100 New California laws for 2017. Part 11 includes Quimby Act, mental health, school district employees, veterans, student financial aid, child witnesses
- Acura MDX: Cool SUV with more appealJeffrey Weidel - Weidel on Wheels
Roseville, CA- Now in its eighth year of production by Honda's luxury division, the Acura MDX is a midsize luxury crossover sport utility vehicle that is appealing
- Disabilities: App for Managing FinanceDaniel J. Vance MS, LPCC
I've occasionally looked outside the United States for people with disabilities to feature, including people from Canada, Great Britain, Africa, and Australia
- Study: Video Game-like Therapy for ADHD?News Release
The UC Davis MIND Institute is participating in a nationwide ADHD study using a scientifically designed video game-like technology.
- Golden One Center Honored with Engineering ExcellenceNews Release
SACRAMENTO, CALIF. -- The American Council of Engineering Companies, California (ACEC California) unveiled the 2017 recipients of its prestigious Engineering Excellence Awards
- Water for California, Fire Protection for TahoeNews Release
Water for California; Fire Protection for Tahoe. Congressman McClintock (CA-04) recently delivered the following remarks on the House floor on the WRDA Conference Report.
- Autism: Mom Fighting Tooth and NailDaniel J. Vance MS, LPCC
Sandra Domenech became aware of this column through a friend who read it in a Florida weekly. She said she and her 13-year-old son with ASD recently moved out of Florida
- Roseville Public Notice: Wastewater Plant & Energy Recovery Project City of Roseville
Roseville, CA - As part of the development process for the Pleasant Grove Wastewater Treatment Plant expansion and Energy Recovery Project, the City of Roseville
- Shooting in Roseville Sends Young Teen to HospitalRoseville Police
Roseville, CA- Roseville Police detectives are investigating a non-fatal shooting. Between 2 and 2:15 this morning (Tuesday, January 3),
- Disabilities Columnist Seeking to Break StereotypesDaniel J. Vance MS, LPCC
If you're brand new here, you probably have been wondering what's going on. Instead of disability-related issues, ax-grinding, or political agenda-driving