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Bass Pro Shops offers glimpse, announces opening as Sept. 9

After more than a year of construction at Crossings Drive, Bass Pro Shops announced this week that it will unveil its Rocklin store in a grand opening event at 6 p.m. Sept. 9, free ...

Arson arrest made in Browning Fire west of Roseville

The Browning Fire that burned over 400 acres of land, one structure and two outbuildings on the Placer County line west of Roeville July 27 has become an arson investigation. One s ...

Dead body found at Miners Ravine Trail in Roseville

Roseville police investigators spent the morning conducting a detailed examination of a male corpse that appears to have fallen off a high, roadway bridge over the Miners Ravine Tr ...

Barbecuing season as popular as ever in South Placer

From the most cutting-edge grills on the market, to the newest barbecuing gadgets and trends, the Press Tribune explores how home grill masters can end August with a bang. Barbecu ...

Rollover causes delays on I-80 near Rocklin Road

A two-vehicle collision at 1:36 p.m. Friday caused a car to roll over near the Rocklin Road ramp of Interstate 80 eastbound, according to California Highway Patrol, resulting in tr ...

Roseville police make second human trafficking bust on Harding in five months

While visiting the hotel on an unrelated matter, Roseville police arrested a Rancho Cordova man July 11 on suspicion of human trafficking at the Heritage Inn on Harding Boulevard. ...

Rocklin man pleads guilty in child pornography case

Representatives for United States Attorney Benjamin B. Wagner announced today that Paul Ross Pacini, 46, of Rocklin, pleaded guilty this morning to felony charges of obtaining chil ...

Cosmetology school to open in Rocklin

A cosmetology school, Selah Beauty Academy, is planned to open this fall at 4750 Grove Street in Rocklin, just north of Midas Avenue and east of Pacific Street. Rocklin City Counc ...

Loomis Basin Brewing Company makes its mark on region

The Loomis Basin Brewing Company is a family-owned and operated microbrewery with a local cult following. Father and son brew masters Jim and Kenny Gowan, who have nearly 40 years ...

Rocklin’s Bill Halldin announces run for state assembly

One of Rocklin’s most active local business owners, Bill Halldin of Halldin Public Relations, will run for election to the California State Assembly in 2016. Halldin announc ...

CASA volunteers in Rocklin reflect on helping endangered children

Working from its base in Rocklin, Child Advocates of Placer County has trained more than 300 adult volunteers to help nearly 550 kids immersed in abuse and neglect cases from the c ...

Sierra College employees in Rocklin launch protest

Motorists on Rocklin Road were treated to a good dose of picketing this afternoon around the intersection of El Don Drive, after Sierra College’s classified employees staged ...

FAMILIAR TRAIL: Placer freshman Claire Ross will take on the 2015 Tevis Cup

Over 200 riders will traverse the Western States Trail from Tahoe to Auburn Aug. 1 for a 100-mile trek that’s considered the oldest endurance trail ride in the world — ...

UPDATE: Truck in Rocklin burglary crashed, suspects still at large

On Sunday, Rocklin police officers began asking for the public’s help in finding two burglars who breached a house on Miravista Drive and were soon confronted by the owners, ...

Placer Sheriff’s Office swears in 57 new employees, 20 patrol deputies

The staffing cuts triggered by California’s economic downturn are now easing up on Placer County’s largest law enforcement agency, whose commanders swore in 57 new empl ...