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College’s Eco Club is digging on the Earth

A full week of celebration is being dedicated to Earth Day at Folsom Lake College. The college’s Eco Club, in partnership with several other student groups, will be hosting the ...

Region roundup

Standoff with cops closes I-80 for hours, lands suspect in jail Andrew Jason Rosas, 33, of Sacramento, was booked into Nevada County Jail on seven felony charges after he sped awa ...

How has the economy affected your spending habits?

“It hasn’t changed a whole lot. But, layoffs are always a possibility so savings are a backup. I did buy this on sale. I couldn’t pay full price." -- Jeree Last, 41, El D ...

Folsom crime log

April 5 In the 100 block of Holltann Drive, five juveniles allegedly shut off several electrical breaker boxes. They were cited for breaking curfew and released to their parents ...

Take Five: Joanna Wirkus

Five questions for Joanna Wirkus of Folsom Lake College Eco Club What do you do outside of school? I’m a concert promoter for a company called Skillz in the Bay Area. What ...

Climbing for a cause

Ryan Carter loves climbing, and he loves helping kids get a chance to see the wilderness. Carter, 31, grew up in Orange County and has lived in Oregon, Washington and various par ...

Fresh air for alleged Ponzi scheme mastermind

A Folsom man facing federal charges in a $40 million investment fraud scheme was released from federal custody after several of his investors put up their homes to raise bail mon ...

Naturwood Home Furnishings 2009 Western Retailer of the Year

Naturwood Home Furnishings of Sacramento was recently awarded the Western Home Fusnishings Association Western Retailer of the Year Award. Family owned and operated, Naturwood Ho ...

Police shoot knife-wielding man

Folsom’s Easter morning silence was broken by the sound of gunshots, leaving a 23-year-old man dead after an altercation with police. Officer Michelle Beattie, Folsom Police ...

Cops nab man in suspected torture, attempted murder

The Roseville Police department on Friday released the following: Thursday evening, officers from the Roseville Police Department's Crime Suppression Unit and Vice and Narcotics ...