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Arrest in Auburn, Sacramento shootings that leave two peace officers dead

A massive manhunt for a suspected cop shooter ended with an arrest today of a man inside a home near Auburn’s Placer High School. The man is suspected of shooting two Placer ...

Suspected cop shooter apprehended

A massive manhunt for a suspected cop shooter ended with an arrest today of a man inside a home near Auburn’s Placer High School. The man is suspected of shooting two Placer ...

Rocklin’s ‘Run for Compassion’ gearing up, taking registrations

Registration is now open for Placer Food Bank’s first Run for Compassion, designed to be family friendly event in Rocklin to raise money for local families in need. &n ...

Rocklin crime Log: Jewelry burglaries, bathroom busts top week for cops

Information compiled from local police reports. All suspects are presumed innocent unless proven guilty in a court of law.    Oct. 7 Between 4-7:45 a.m. on the 600 blo ...

Newcomer candidates get seasoned fast

  Political campaigning is hard, and it can be an eye-opening experience for the unseasoned candidate. Two local candidates, Art Moore, who is running against incumbent Rep. ...

Metonym emerges as Rocklin’s cutting edge literary journal

If Franz Kafka was right about literature being “the axe for the frozen sea within us,” then a young platoon of believers is doing their part to shatter the ice — ...

Grief, social media inspire Rocklin woman to donate kidney

Preparing a documentary about her quest to become a living organ donor, 23-year-old Avonlea Montague of Rocklin knows well the power of inspiration, even – or perhaps especia ...

Café’s anti-trafficking aim resonates with Rocklin’s youth

Freedom is not a universal guarantee, human trafficking happens everywhere. Last year, federal authorities broke up a major ring of forced slavery in nearby San Joaquin County. Wi ...

Placer County confirms West Nile in deceased woman

A Placer County communicable disease investigation has confirmed the West Nile virus infection in an Ophir woman who died earlier this month. Though 82-year-old Joyce Richter was ...

UPDATE: Rollover at Fairway and Stanford Ranch in Roseville

UPDATE: A two-vehicle collision Thursday afternoon turned a tan 1998 Ford Explorer on its side near the intersection of Stanford Ranch Road and Fairway Drive in Roseville, injuring ...