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Knifepoint robbery at Golfland Sunsplash

On June 24th, an employee at Golfland/Sunsplash was robbed at knifepoint. The suspect is an Asian male in his early twenties last seen leaving the area in a newer black Honda or Toyota.

Placer County Manufacturers Optimistic

More than 85 percent expect conditions for their industry to improve, or at least stay the same over the next year.

$100,000 in Grants Awarded to Placer County Charities

The United Auburn Indian Community and Thunder Valley Casino awarded ten $10,000 grants to charities and organizations in Placer County today in honor of the Casino’s third anniversary.

United Auburn Indian Community and Thunder Valley Casino to donate $100,000 to area charities

The United Auburn Indian Community and Thunder Valley Casino are helping mark the casino’s third anniversary by donating $100,000 to ten Placer County charitable organizations on Thursday, June 29 at both 11:00 a.m. and again at 8:00 p.m.

“Zero Tolerance” for Illegal Fireworks

As the summer temperatures start to rise and fire danger increases, Roseville Fire and Police Department officials are requesting the public’s assistance to prevent fireworks related property losses and injuries during this 4th of July season.

Roseville man pleads guilty in connection with misappropriating $2 million from Surewest

United States Attorney McGregor W. Scott announced that Larry J WELLS, 63, of Pebble Beach, and his son, JEFFREY WELLS, 33, of Roseville, pleaded guilty yesterday to various charges in connection with the misappropriation of $2 million from SureWest

Roseville Crime Stoppers 4th of July Fun Run & Walk

(Roseville) Crime Stoppers 4th of July 5 K Fun Run/Walk is once again set to take place through downtown Roseville.

Concerns ban fireworks in 3 Folsom parks

Personal fireworks are no longer allowed in City Lions Park, John Kemp Community Park and Lew Howard Community Park. The City Council passed an ordinance in May prohibiting all fireworks, except commercial aerial fireworks shows, at

Elk Grove fastest growing city in U.S.

Elk Grove, Calif., had the nation’s fastest growth rate among large cities (100,000 or more population) between July 1, 2004, and July 1, 2005, according to new U.S. Census Bureau population estimates.

Police crack down on aspiring street racers and drunk drivers

Drunken drivers and aspiring street racers will have an extra reason to look over their shoulders in Roseville this weekend--nine extra reasons, in fact. That's because nine of the Roseville Police Department traffic officers who normally work during the