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Cal Fire update; death toll climbs, containments improving

The wildfire burning in Butte County has now claimed 48 lives, making it the deadliest wildfire in California history. The death toll has now exceed the  1933 Griffith Park Fi ...

Devastating wildfire; could it happen here?

California is enduring historic wildfires across the state. According to CAL FIRE (California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection) the Camp Fire north of Sacramento and east ...

Saturday’s race tops strong season at Roseville

    Earlier this year, longtime Roseville businessman Bill McAnally signed a long term agreement with Placer Valley Tourism to operate the All American Speedway in Rose ...

Race fever begins; NASCAR has rolled into Placer County

  If one were to drive around various areas of Placer County Friday through Sunday, there is a pretty good chance they will spy the many sights of professional auto racing ar ...

Start your engines Placer County, it’s NASCAR time

Get ready Placer County, things are about to get hot. The 11th annual NASCAR K&N Pro Series October Classic is rolling into All American Speedway this Saturday and this is an e ...

Roseville gears up for tourism boost as NASCAR returns Oct 13

It brings national recognition to the community. It brings tourism to Placer County. It benefits the fight against breast cancer. It’s NASCAR and it’s rolling back into ...

Granite Bay memorial dedicated on Gold Star Mother’s Day

On Sunday morning, a crowd gathered at the corner of Barton Road and Douglas Boulevard to celebrate Gold Star Mother’s Day in a way that was much more special than any other ...

Area Dutch Bros raise more than $60,000 for Deputy Mark Stasyuk’s memorial fund

Fifteen area Dutch Bros coffee drive-thrus on Sunday Sep. 23, raised a total of $62,647 for the family of fallen Sacramento Sheriff’s Deputy Mark Stasyuk. Stasyuk was killed ...

Granite Bay masseuse arrested for solicitation

There are confirmed reports of a massage parlor in Granite Bay giving customers more than massages. After several complaints were reported to law enforcement officers, Placer Cou ...

Hot Pink Fun Run Sunday benefits Placer Breast Cancer Foundation

The Placer Breast Cancer Foundation hosts the 11th annual Hot Pink Fun Run, a family-friendly fun run/walk Sunday in downtown Roseville.   All proceeds from the Hot Pink Fun ...

A fair to remember; renewed Placer County Fair draws crowds

While the final figures are still being tallied, the community’s response to last week’s re energized Placer County Fair is being deemed as a success, according to Plac ...

Fair weathered fun begins; Placer County Fair opens

The much anticipated annual Placer County Fair opened its gates to the public Thursday evening to begin its four-day run through Sunday at the venue now known as @theGrounds, forme ...

Gore pulls off stunning upset in District 1 supervisor race

For the past eight years, Jack Duran has been Placer County’s District 1 supervisor. With Tuesday’s Statewide Direct Primary Election results in, Duran lost to challen ...

Gaviria claims victory in turbulent Stage 5; ATAC heads to Folsom now

Fernando Gaviria claimed his second win at the 2018 Amgen Tour of California, his sixth of the season. Gaviria further cements his comeback from a hand injury earlie ...