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Six families sue Rocklin Unified for special-ed child abuse

The families of six special education students at Breen Elementary School filed a joint lawsuit last week against Rocklin Unified School District, special education teacher Sherry ...

Cal Fish and Wildlife closes five miles of Sacramento River for fishing

A recommendation by the state Fish and Game Commission to close more than five miles of the Sacramento River to fishing was approved last week, making the halt to sportsmen activit ...

Drought won’t dry up Placer County’s West Nile disease

The Placer Mosquito and Vector Control District is marking the official start of the season by designating  this week as West Nile virus and Mosquito and Vector Control Awaren ...

Placer gets ready for Big Day of Giving May 5

Placer County and Sacramento region residents will have 24 hours to “give where their heart is” in a special online giving challenge on May 5 to raise funds for local n ...

Rocklin senior assaulted by teen, 20-year-old

A group of young men violently assaulted a Rocklin senior, who has declined to share his name, earlier this month at Sierra Lakes mobile home community after he tried to stop them ...

Rocklin smokes out Smoke Shop

Little more than a month after the Rocklin City Council moved to stop a tobacco retailer from opening a store near a few local schools, council members voted to extend the moratori ...

Rocklin dance studio gives nonprofit an evening of stars

Soiree Studios in Rocklin just helped get Placer County’s best known personalities twirling on the hardwood for a good cause. Soiree Studios lent out its professional dance i ...

William Jessup gets ready for big graduation bash

Rocklin’s William Jessup University will celebrate its annual Commencement Saturday, May 2 from 10 a.m. to noon. The ceremony involves the university’s largest graduati ...

Rocklin heroin dealer implicated in Roseville death sent to prison

In the summer of 2013, Rocklin’s Mohammad Noor was enjoying a reputation on the streets of South Placer County as a heroin dealer with cash his pockets, guns in his car and p ...

Travel: Maui vacation provides journey into paradise

In the faint morning light, waves can be seen crashing in the distance as a gorgeous sunrise is beginning to surface, signifying the start of another magnificent day in Maui, where ...