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William Jessup University hosting Nike sports camps

ROCKLIN, Calif. – William Jessup University is co-hosting a number of premier Nike sports camps for boys and girls ages 8-18 this summer. Camps include boys and girls basketball, boys and girls soccer, and girls volleyball. William Jessup University head men’s basketball coach and associate athletic director Lance Von Vogt will again be leading … [Read More...]

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San Juan Water District Offers Resources for Customers

San Juan Water District is offering customers multiple ways to save water as the district faces the state’s highest conservation tier – 36 percent. On June 4, the district held its first ever telephone town hall to reach customers directly. More than 2,200 customers in the district’s retail service area joined a live telephone town hall meeting … [Read More...]

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Placer County Sheriff’s Office looking for bank robber

The Placer County Sheriff’s Office is asking the public’s help in identifying a man who robbed a bank in Meadow Vista Monday evening. Just before 6 p.m., deputies responded to the reported robbery at the Wells Fargo Bank on Placer Hills Road in Meadow Vista.  Bank employees said that a male, of unknown age and race, came into the bank just … [Read More...]

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Placer County Sheriff’s Office offers Youth Citizen Academy

It’s time to sign your kids up for the Placer County Sheriff Office’s second annual Youth Citizen’s Academy, a free four-day class starting Monday, July 13 and ending Thursday, July 16. Classes are held in Auburn from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The youth program is modeled after our popular Citizen’s Awareness Academy, which is held twice a year. The … [Read More...]


CalHFA offers down payment assistance programs for first-time homebuyers

SACRAMENTO, June 9, 2015 – June is National Homeownership month, the market is turning around and there are thousands of families who can now take advantage of low interest rates and down payment assistance to make the jump from renting to owning. Homes are selling faster now than in recent months, which can pose a challenge for low to moderate … [Read More...]


PCWA concerned about water levels at Folsom Lake

At its June 4 meeting, the Placer County Water Agency Board of Directors expressed serious concerns over the projected drop in water levels at Folsom Lake. Reacting to an order last week by the State Water Resource Control Board to conserve cold water supplies in the Shasta Reservoir system, the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation is releasing water from … [Read More...]

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Woodside Homes To Build 157 Homes in New Roseville Neighborhood

ROSEVILLE – Westpark Communities, one of the leading developers of master planned communities in Placer County, announced today it has sold 30 acres in its new Solaire community in West Roseville to Woodside Homes. Woodside is planning to build two communities with a total of 157 homes in Solaire, a new neighborhood located south of Pleasant … [Read More...]

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Roseville-based USA Properties opens new affordable senior community

Finding affordable, clean and safe apartment communities for seniors is near-impossible in the Sacramento region. But Roseville-based USA Properties Fund Inc. is making it much easier with Arbor Creek Senior Apartments, an affordable community that offers energy-efficient apartments with high-quality amenities – all for hundreds of dollars less … [Read More...]


William Jessup University Hires Shasta Millhollin-Bossom as New Volleyball Coach

ROCKLIN, Calif. – William Jessup University announced today that Shasta Millhollin-Bossom will be its new women’s volleyball coach. Millhollin-Bossom brings a great balance of coaching and playing experience to the Warriors. She possesses a rich coaching history with some of the most elite high school, club and college teams throughout Arizona and … [Read More...]

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William Jessup University Hires Emilie Blate as New Women’s Basketball coach

Following a national search, William Jessup University hired a local product, today naming former Del Oro High School standout Emilie Blate as the new women’s basketball head coach. Blate will be coming to William Jessup from Oregon State University, where she worked under Scott Ruek, the 2015 Pac-12 Coach of the Year. While at Oregon State, … [Read More...]