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Suspected cop shooter on the loose in Auburn

A massive manhunt is underway in Auburn following the shooting of a police officer in Sacramento earlier this morning. Reports are coming in that a Placer County Sheriff's dep ...

64-unit affordable apartment complex to open in Bowman in 2016

A Roseville developer is close to finalizing plans to start construction this spring on a 64-unit affordable apartment plan for Bowman. The Quartz Ridge Family Apartments developm ...

Media Life: State Theatre work unearths long-lost 1930 art deco treasure

A vertically challenged genie? A variation on the theatrical “tragedy-comedy” mask, this time memorializing loud acting? A stylized tribute to Aztec culture run amok? ...

Cal Fire investigators continue probe into Applegate Fire cause

  The investigation into the cause of the Applegate Fire is continuing, a Cal Fire official said. The 459-acre fire broke out Oct. 8 in seven separate location along Interst ...

Vintage Harvest event Saturday at Maple Rock Farms in Penryn

  Thursday, Oct. 23 Power Hour Lunch, noon at High Hand Café, 3750 Taylor Road. Topic of guest speaker John Frisch Sr., of Newark Cornish & Carey, will be “ ...

Supes approve $100K loan to aid Roseville’s struggling Placer County Fair

With a handoff of Placer County Fairgrounds operations to a new, yet-to-be-determined operator some time in early 2015, the non-profit Placer County Fair Association has agreed to ...

Auburn’s iconic 1914 Buick fire truck reaches century mark

Auburn Firefighter Mike Wegener fires up the 1914 Buick ladder truck and the city’s past springs to life. Wegener is the latest in a long line of drivers who have sat behind ...

Placer County confirms West Nile in deceased woman

A Placer County communicable disease investigation has confirmed the West Nile virus infection in an Ophir woman who died earlier this month. Though 82-year-old Joyce Richter was ...

Golden Eagle Band is spectacular

The Del Oro High School Golden Eagle Marching Band held its 36th Annual Band Spectacular on Oct. 25, which included a parade competition down Taylor Road in the morning and a field ...

Free fall clean-up set for Saturday at Del Oro parking lot

If you live in the Town of Loomis, now’s the time to get rid of all that “stuff” cluttering up your yard, garage or home. Load up your car, truck, or small trail ...