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Rocklin teen turns genetic condition into passion for science

Adaptation, in the game of life’s genetic shuffle, facilitates survival — and in the face of adversity it can be a driving force. Such is the case for Rocklin’s J ...

Heritage Trail museum tour offers 20 museums from Sierra to Valley floor

Remnants of the Gold Rush era, transcontinental railroad history, a granite mining site and a host of other peeks at Placer County’s past are on display Aug. 2 and 3 for the ...

‘Positivity tree’ pops up in Rocklin

Destyn Thomas poses in front of a new “positivity tree” that has sprung up in Rocklin at 3675 Cedar St. According to Rocklin resident Lorraine Thomas, who just recently ...

Freshly brewed: Rocklin home beer brewers hit the bright notes

It’s a warm night in Rocklin. Boneshaker’s Community Brew is playing host to group of locals devoted to the timeless craft of making beer. A small, 2 oz glass of a comm ...

Remembering Roy Gardner’s heist in Roseville

Not since the infamous “gentleman bandit” Black Bart had the west coast seen anyone quite like Roy Gardner; and the city of Roseville would face off with him before his ...

Grand Jury issues pointed report on Costco site, seniors

The Placer County Grand Jury is recommending that supervisors tap a $1.3 million enterprise fund to help Seniors First move from the DeWitt Center, which it’s being ousted fr ...

History of the trees: Andrews sparked a citrus boom throughout Rocklin

Auburn orchardist Moses Andrews originated South Placer County’s citrus industry in 1871 when he first marketed commercial-quality oranges from a tree that he had started fro ...

Clark makes Dean’s List at Virginia Military Institute

Representatives from the prestigious Virginia Military Institute in Lexington, Virginia said this week that Rocklin’s Brent S. Clark was one of 680 cadets just named to the D ...

College to host ‘Broadway at Sierra’

Fans of New York-style Theater can get their fill of talent and showmanship when the Sierra College Foundation presents a revue of songs from Broadway’s biggest musicals betw ...

Legacy: A look back at Ansel Adams’ work in Rocklin

Rocklin in 1962 looked like an all-American railroad city, and one of the most famous photographers in the history of California captured that moment through the power of his lens. ...