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Rocklin’s iCare campus a last chance for expelled students

Stores are stocked with notebooks, kids crowd at bus stops in the morning, and Taco Tree is mobbed during lunch: It must be back-to-school season. In a three-part series, the Place ...

Roseville man up front at Capitol rally for heroin overdose antidote

Taylor Ryder was “out” — as in, with friends — partaking in recreational drug use. Moments later he was “out” —  as in, unconscious & ...

Rocklin goes to the dogs at annual Woofstock!

One of the most canine-friendly events in California continued its popular ascent this year as residents from around the city celebrated with their four-legged family members in Jo ...

Rocklin travel master honored

The American travel Renaissance that began in the 1970s with writers like Arthur Frommer and Tony Wheeler continues to unlock an ever-expanding bridge of global connection, and for ...

Patriot Day, KidsFest combine forces this year in Rocklin

Police, firefighters, K-9s, SWAT members and other emergency officials will descend upon Johnson-Springview Park in Rocklin on Sept. 12, clad in uniform and geared for action. It&r ...

Rocklin readies for Quarry Bowl, light show on Sept. 11

Thousands of Rocklin sports fans are expected to converge on the Wild Cat Stadium Friday, Sept. 11 for the big cross-city football collision between Rocklin and Whitney high school ...

Dorris hailed triple champion in headline victory in Folsom

Folsom police officer James Dorris walked into the glaring, ringside lights at the city’s community center Saturday with two championship belts hoisted over his head, and soo ...

Nature’s splendor on display in new Rocklin art exhibit

Larry Alberts has been trying to capture the way sunlight glints a body of water for nearly 25 years, and now 14 of his “River Works” will be on display at Sierra Colle ...

Transportation Poll: Placer County sales-tax hike vote would fall short

Placer County voters can’t drive 66.66. That’s the two-thirds vote the Placer County Transportation Planning Agency would need to capture at the ballot box to put it o ...

Rocklin man wrestles with Facebook imposter

If you live in Rocklin and enjoy social media, beware of the fact your fellow resident Rocco Ciesco does NOT have the deal of a lifetime for you, though an online imposter has b ...

Rocklin’s craft beer scene, all under one roof

Boneshaker. Out of Bounds. Dragas. Roseville Brewing. Loomis Basin. The list of breweries in and around Placer County grows every year, but to sample them all, one would need a lo ...

It’s official: No more tobacco shops near Rocklin schools

Tobacco stores are officially not welcome – nay, not allowed – near schools in Rocklin. Six months after complaints from residents prompted Rocklin City Council to ena ...

Travel: Bora Bora a paradise in the Pacific

Just sit right back and you’ll hear a tale – a tale of a fateful trip, that started from this tropic port, aboard this tiny ship. If ever you’re looking for a re ...

Former foster kids get helping hand at Rocklin’s Sierra College

With Sierra College’s new academic year underway, the school’s foundation recently teamed up with Rocklin organizations and businesses to provided more than 100 care-pa ...