Beth Gaines

Assemblywoman Gaines elected to leadership role with Women In Government

GRANITE BAY- At its 21st Annual State Directors’ Conference, Assemblywoman Beth Gaines (R-Roseville) was sworn into the Women In Government 2015 Board of Directors following her election by her fellow state legislative colleagues. “Women In Government congratulates Assemblywoman Gaines in her position on our Board of Directors,” said Dyan … [Read More...]

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Rocklin Police Department warning of latest phone scam

Neither the Placer County Sheriff's Office nor the jury staff of the Placer County Superior Court will ask past or prospective jurors for financial details, credit card numbers, bank account or personal information like Social Security numbers. Please do not provide this type of information to anyone claiming to be associated with the court’s jury … [Read More...]

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Roseville Police Department asking for help identifying robbery suspect

ROSEVILLE - The Roseville Police Department is asking for the public's help identifying a man who robbed a liquor store and pepper-sprayed the clerk.Last night (Tuesday, January 27) a man went into a liquor store in the 5100 block of Foothills Boulevard, threatened the clerk with a handgun and demanded money.  After taking money from the cash … [Read More...]

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Converting grass to drought resistant landscaping

Approximately 2 acres of nonfunctional turf at Crestmont Park, Roseville Electric Utility and the Roseville Corporation Yard is scheduled to be replaced with drought resistant landscape saving 6.9 million gallons of water annually. Areas that are primarily aesthetic and not used for passive or active recreation such as sports games, picnics or … [Read More...]

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Sierra College Ridley Gallery presents Invented Abundance by Mollie Oblinger

Now through February 19, 2015 Rocklin, CA--The Ridley Gallery at Sierra College presents Invented Abundance, an exhibition of sculpture in which Mollie Oblinger examines California’s water issues in response to the historic drought. The work navigates through water’s convoluted and complex history in the state from districting to transportation. … [Read More...]

WJU

William Jessup University opens School of Education

Ribbon Cutting Event slated for Feb. 5  ROCKLIN - William Jessup University, the Sacramento area’s only residential four-year accredited private university, will launch a new School of Education during a ribbon cutting ceremony at the growing university on February 5 at 1 pm.  The School of Education delivers both graduate and undergraduate … [Read More...]

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Placer County confirms flu-related death

Placer County health officials confirmed today that influenza is believed to be a contributing factor in the death of a Placer County man who died earlier this week. Placer County health officials did not release the name of the deceased or identifying information, but did indicate that he was under age 65 and suffered from at least one chronic … [Read More...]

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Roseville appoints new Environmental Utilities Director

Today, City of Roseville City Manager Ray Kerridge announced the appointment of Richard Plecker as the City of Roseville’s Environmental Utilities Director.  The city’s Environmental Utilities Department operates Roseville’s municipally owned water, wastewater, recycled water and solid waste utility services.Plecker, a 22-year Roseville resident, … [Read More...]

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Roseville Transit Local route changes begin today

Roseville Transit Local route changes begin today - Monday, January 26, including new service to Sierra College in Rocklin. Service changes occur on a regular basis to further develop a comprehensive transit system that supports the community’s residents, visitors and businesses. View bus schedule.  Printed guides are available on board all … [Read More...]

Tom McClintock

Speech delivered by Congressman McClintock: “A Squandered Opportunity”

Congressman McClintock delivered the following remarks on the House floor regarding the State of the Union Address: January 21, 2015 Mr. Speaker: I rise to express my deep disappointment in the address by the President last night in this chamber. Twenty years ago, President Clinton was in a similar position.  He realized his policies … [Read More...]