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Travel: Southern reflections in Louisiana’s swamps and rivers

People still wonder about that old antebellum majesty of the “the land of cotton,” today filled with unbelievable food, grand art and architecture and some of the frien ...

Placer County school officials try to wrangle the social media beast

Like rock n’ roll in its time, social media is here to stay – for good or for ill – which means that a lot of the choices students make online in their free time ...

Man attempts assault, robbery in Rocklin

A Rocklin woman fought off a would-be robber who grabbed her from behind last week, and police are still searching for the culprit. According to the Rocklin Police Department&rsqu ...

Run Rocklin raises the bar

Not a typical "fun run," the Run Rocklin event has a definite purpose: raising money that can have benefit for a community.  Thousands of runners and walkers will o ...

Crawfish Factory sells new Cajun-California fusion in South Placer

Roseville resident Kitt Lee has trained employees at the Crawfish Factory to welcome visitors as if they’ve never been to a place quite like it before, because likely, in the ...

March toward June primary election starts in Placer

Placer County Supervisors Jennifer Montgomery, Jim Holmes and Kirk Uhler have signaled their intentions of running for re-election in the June 7 primary election. The three incumb ...

Amgen Tour of California to stop in Folsom, Sacramento in 2016

The 2016 Amgen Tour of California’s route details were announced in Folsom Thursday morning to a crowd of more than 100 cyclists, media, and cycling enthusiasts at the Folsom ...

Rocklin adopts new ‘art master plan’

Rocklin has drafted its first-ever Public Art Master Plan to help guide and enhance the city’s public image with local art. The document was scheduled to be adopted Tuesday ...

UPDATE: Driver killed in busy East Roseville intersection was from Rocklin

The Roseville Police Department’s traffic officers are attempting to determine how a driver was killed in one of the city’s busiest intersections last night. According ...

BOARDS AND BREWS: Friday's Art of Beer event supports local skateboard non-profit

What happens when a skater grows up? Unless life has come a full 900 degrees and inspired a video game franchise, avenues for applying a childhood passion are limited. Not everyo ...

Rocklin’s homeless issues come to light

With homeless populations swelling in the northern and southern reaches of Placer County, Rocklin Neighborhood Watch volunteers are looking for answers on how a city directly in th ...

Rocklin CEO sent to prison over Ponzi scheme

The former CEO of a cleaning product company in Rocklin called Holy Cow was sentenced in federal court last week to pay $2.9 million in restitution and spend four years and three m ...

Rocklin’s newest café serves up hot dishes, big smiles

The minute breakfast-lovers step inside the Window Box Café, a homey, familiar atmosphere greets them almost as fast as owner Marcia McNamara. Rocklin’s newest hot sp ...

William Jessup unveils new dormitory in Rocklin

Rocklin’s William Jessup University just welcomed students back for spring semester by completing its nearly $13 million campus expansion, including a new dormitory for housi ...

SIGN LANGUAGE: Lincoln student-fans get personal in PVL rivalry game

The words “F@$# you” are scrawled into the visiting wall of Placer High’s historic Earl Crabbe Gymnasium. A sharpie penned the phrase “Smoke weed every day& ...