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Measure B’s Placer County supes salary increase on way to win

A measure that would boost Placer County Board of Supervisors salaries and tie future increases to neighboring counties was on its way to voter approval Tuesday. With just more th ...

Placer County bids adieu to slain Detective Mike Davis

ROSEVILLE – Detective Michael David Davis Jr. was remembered Tuesday as a peace officer, brother, husband, father, son and hero during a moving, tear-filled memorial service ...

The final unofficial tally from the Placer County Elections Office, as of Wednesday morning

  Lincoln Mayor Gabriel Hydrick’s and Lincoln Councilman Stan Nader’s seats are up this election. Following are the initial vote counts, as of 10:14 p.m. Tuesday ...

Measure A and NID election decided by Lincoln voters

Besides the Lincoln City Council race, Lincoln residents were able to cast their hyper-local vote in the Nov. 4, 2014 Statewide Direct General Election for Measure A and the Nev ...

Final election results won’t be known for up to 28 days

All the Nov. 4, 2014 Statewide Direct General Election votes cast Tuesday at Lincoln’s polling locations were posted on the Placer County election website (placerelections ...

Auburn Police Department fields questions on detective's shooting death

When a shooting death of a sheriff’s detective occurs in a small, tight-knit community like Auburn, residents want answers. Auburn police tried to provide many of them and a ...

Local bookstore celebrates the Halloween spirit

Black cats and witches, three-headed devil dogs and skeletons lurk around every bookshelf, poised to surprise customers at The Book Cellar in downtown Lincoln. In business for sev ...

Roseville viewing helps community to heal in slaying of detective

ROSEVILLE – A somber continuum in the healing of the Placer County public-safety community – and the community at large – a closed-casket viewing of slain Detecti ...

Placer County football players honor slain officers

High school football players throughout the area wore a helmet sticker of the Placer County Sheriff's Office badge crossed with a mourning band Friday night, honoring the ...

Five city committees have openings for residents

  Five city of Lincoln committees have openings for interested residents. Vacancies exist on the city’s Planning Commission, Building Board of Appeals, economic develo ...