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4 pounds of marijuana found in traffic stop

Rocklin Police found 4.25 pounds of marijuana during a traffic stop. About 9:15 a.m. Nov. 7, a Rocklin Police officer conducted a traffic stop on a pickup truck for a traffic vio ...

Police: ex-felon posed as fireman, officer

An ex-felon used paraphernalia to pose as a firefighter and peace officer, Roseville police announced Monday. Officers arrested Richard Wayne Barrera, 51, of Roseville, soon after ...

Toddler hit, killed by car

A Rescue toddler was struck and killed by a car Sunday morning. Deputies responded to a "frantic" call from a family member around 9 a.m. stating that their two-year-old had been ...

Jewelry store customers want consigned items returned

Robard’s Fine Jewelry, located at 340 Elm Ave. in Auburn, closed months ago but reportedly has failed to return items that were put on consignment by customers. “A year ago whe ...

Will judge have final say on Measure A?

Measure A, the Loomis term limits initiative, was approved by the voters on Nov. 2. But a judge may have to rule if the initiative’s retroactive start date is legal. The current ...

Set clocks back tonight

The saying "Spring forward, fall back" should be on everyone's minds tonight, as Daylight Saving Time comes to an end at 2 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 7. Remember to turn clocks back one hou ...

Alleged State Recreation Area burglars facing felonies

Two people are facing multiple felony charges after being arrested in connection to several car burglaries, including some in the Auburn State Recreation Area. Sacramento County S ...

Placer supes’ North Auburn Wal-Mart/Costco approval goes to court

The dispute over a Wal-Mart-Costco development in North Auburn has now reached the courts. The 18.6-acre site near Luther Road and Highway 49 was approved for development Sept. 28 ...

Loomis town council race too close to call

The election is not over in the Town of Loomis until the Placer County Elections Department says it is, and they say the Loomis council race is too close to call. Only 26 votes sep ...

Sheriffs nab OxyContin-addicted thieves

Detectives arrested three men from Roseville and Auburn who they say burglarized area stores for four months to feed OxyContin addictions, according to Placer County Sheriffs. “ ...

Colfax I-80 rock-throwing teens facing years of victim restitution hearings

Three former Colfax High School students convicted of assault charges stemming from an Interstate 80 overpass rock-throwing incident this summer were back in a North Auburn courtro ...