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CAL FIRE reminds us – working smoke alarms save lives

National Fire Prevention Week October 5 – 11, 2014 SACRAMENTO – Working smoke alarms can make a life-saving difference in a fire. That’s the message behind this year’s Fire Prevention Week campaign, “Working Smoke Alarms Save Lives: Test Yours Every Month!” CAL FIRE is joining forces with firefighters and safety advocates nationwide during Fire Prevention...

The Sacramento Bee
HP splits in two; effect on Roseville operations unknown

HP splits in two; effect on Roseville operations unknown

Hewlett-Packard Co., the pioneering Silicon Valley computer company that was the first to bring high-tech jobs to the Sacramento region but has struggled in the past decade, confirmed today that it’s splitting itself into two distinct companies.


FILE - In this Aug. 21, 2012, file photo, the Hewlett-Packard Co. logo...

The Sacramento Bee
Proposal to develop part of Rocklin Golf Club riles neighbors

Oct 6, 2014
Proposal to develop part of Rocklin Golf Club riles neighbors

A proposal to develop a small part of a Rocklin golf course into homes has drawn protests from neighbors. Rocklin Golf Club owner Charlie Gibson wants to build 38 homes over roughly five acres on his 187-acre course. Gibson, a former PGA professio...

The Sacramento Bee
Auburn street fight broken up by officer

Oct 6, 2014

Auburn police said that a man stopped his street fight and then turned his physical assault on an officer.

The Sacramento Bee
Sons of Anarchy? Motorcycle riders more likely to be retired boomers

Sons of Anarchy? Motorcycle riders more likely to be retired boomers

Mark Korb, a 71-year-old retiree who lives in Newcastle, wouldn’t dream of giving up his motorcycle. His wife, Molly, 58, recently took up riding, too. Surveys show that California motorcyclists tend to be older, well-off and educated, but retirement age motorcyclists represent a growing group of riders involved in bad accidents.

The Sacramento Bee
Part of Rocklin street closed after police search turns up possible explosive device

Part of Rocklin street closed after police search turns up possible explosive device

A portion of a street in Rocklin’s Stanford Ranch area was closed Friday afternoon when police discovered a possible explosive device while searching a residence.


Jenni Marshall

Travis Curran

Tommy Clark

Placer County Online
City of Roseville Seeks Youth Commissioners

The City of Roseville is currently recruiting high school students interested in serving as a youth representative on the City’s Library Board, Parks & Recreation Commission, Roseville Grants Advisory Commission, or the Transportation Commission. Applications are due to the City Clerk’s Office by 5:00 P.M. on Friday, October 31, 2014. Youth Board Members and...

Placer County Online
“If You Build it, Will They Come?” – A Study of the American River

ROCKLIN — The Sierra College Nevada County Campus Sierra Science Series presents “If you build it, will they come?”–A Study of the American River.  Dr. Tim Horner will talk about the history of the American River, the anthropogenic changes, what Folsom dam did to the system and recent successes of gravel addition. About Our...

The Sacramento Bee
Argument in parking lot leads to arrest of Auburn burglary suspect

Argument in parking lot leads to arrest of Auburn burglary suspect

An argument in an Auburn parking lot early Thursday led to the arrest of a suspect in several business burglaries. Michael Allen Frohman

Placer County Online
Placer Community Foundation Board votes to establish a scholarship for Sierra College STEM students in honor of the Walsh Family

ROCKLIN — At a meeting on Sept. 25 at Sierra College, the Board of Placer Community Foundation (PCF) voted to create a pilot scholarship program for Auburn area students. The John G. and Lillian M. Walsh Family Scholarship will offer a financial leg-up to Sierra College students pursuing a degree or certificate in science, technology,...

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