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UPDATE: South Placer drainage systems holding up in storm

The so-called “storm of the half-century” meteorologists spent days issuing warning over hit South Placer County on Dec. 11 as barely more than a prolonged bout of rain ...

Placer County out in front of Auburn, Roseville storm-shelter needs

Auburn’s most storm-vulnerable residents are finding shelter from Placer County, the American Red Cross and The Gathering Inn. Storm-specific emergency shelters are being op ...

South Placer Rotary raises $4,000 for local families

The South Placer Rotary, based in Rocklin, is reporting that it just raised more than $4,000 for its Christmas basket program by virtue of its golf tournament fundraiser on Oct. 16 ...

Sierra students protest Ferguson decision, New York choking death

A group of Sierra College students gathered in Rocklin on Monday to protest a number of recent, controversial deaths across the nation associated with law enforcement. Among the to ...

Rocklin trades trees for homes

The City of Rocklin Planning Commission gave the green light to another housing development last week, and some residents fear it’s been doing so too often at the expense of ...

Signs vandalized at Rocklin Golf Club

Cole Gibson knows land development plans are often contentious, but he’s worried the acrimony around his family’s request to build housing units near their Rocklin Golf ...

Rocklin police expand use of body cameras

The Rocklin Police department will expand its use of body-worn cameras in the field this month. The department has used the technology for several years with motorcycle patrol offi ...

Rocklin church looks to bring ‘hope’ to invisible children

Rocklin’s Destiny Church is jumping into a four-pronged, nonprofit campaign to collect 3000 bikes and 6000 toys for children in need this season. Destiny will team up with T ...

‘Mooyah’ burger franchise plants stake in Rocklin

El Dorado Hills resident Albert Romo knows burgers and fries aren’t scarce commodities in Rocklin, but as long as the city is still attracting new franchise stores, he’ ...

Rocklin after the storm

Rocklin resident Curt Lerner captured this photograph of Wednesday's storm giving way to a rainbow over Granite Oaks Middle School. During the heaviest moments of the rain, var ...