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NFL Hall of Famer Jim Otto to appear at Auburn's Power Club Brewery for Monte Carlo Night

In his playing days for the Oakland Raiders, it wasn’t easy getting Jim Otto off the field. So hard, in fact, that the National Football League Hall of Fame center played a ...

Rocklin sees groundbreaking for SR65/Whitney Ranch Project

A groundbreaking ceremony was held Tuesday morning for the Highway 65/ Whitney Ranch interchange project. Pictured left to right: Celia McAdam Executive Director of PCTPA, Andrew B ...

Sierra College launches new E-Journal on Hetch Hetchy battle

As some Rocklin residents take to the streets and boardrooms with signs demanding the protection the city’s remaining oak woodlands, the Sierra College Press is releasing a n ...

Rocklin rejects Sierra Gateway complex – again

Concerned about housing density and deforestation, the City of Rocklin Planning Commission rejected, for the second time, a controversial proposal last week to put an apartment com ...

Whitney High broadcast students earn top honors at national convention

The Whitney High School Broadcast program recently sent 44 students to San Diego to compete in Student Television Network’s annual convention. Whitney’s students earned ...

Judge rejects Rocklin surgeon’s plea to avoid jail

A Placer County judge rejected a plea deal Thursday in which former Rocklin cosmetic surgeon Efrain Gonzalez, accused of botching dozens of surgeries over the past six years, would ...

Rocklin’s theater scene heats up with ‘Steel Magnolias’

South Placer’s theater scene is alive and kicking, and now a cavalcade of college students is trying to prove that Rocklin can be a major player on that stage. The theater ...

Placer Herald editor to give talk on book, new crime phenomenon

In between his editing duties at the Placer Herald and Press Tribune, journalist Scott Thomas Anderson has completed a three-year investigation of what he calls “the revolvin ...

Cops halt high-speed chase in Rocklin

A high-speed chase that started in Lincoln Monday morning involved officers from four departments before coming to an end in Rocklin. According to the Placer County Sheriff’ ...

Rocklin Animal Shelter closes

The Rocklin Community Animal Shelter on Pacific Street closed April 1, and most of its animals and services are now the responsibility of the Placer County Animal Shelter in Auburn ...