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Victim ID'd in rural Newcastle shooting death as suspect's father

A man shot and killed at a rural Newcastle residence Thursday was identified today by the Placer County Sheriff’s Office as Carlo Alexander Yandolino. Carlo Yandolino, 58, d ...

Newcastle shooting suspect arrested in Rocklin

Placer County Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Dena Erwin has confirmed that 28-year-old Robert Yandolino, the subject of a manhunt launched this morning near Newcastle, was arrest ...

Manhunt for suspect in shooting death near Auburn

UPDATE 2:50 P.M. MAY 14: The suspect in the shooting death of a man in rural Newcastle today has been taken into custody in Rocklin, a Rocklin Police spokesman said. Whitney High ...

Sierra College launches new Hacker Lab in Rocklin

Sierra College unveiled its new Hacker Lab to a standing-room only crowd last week at 4804 Granite Drive in Rocklin, the second of two such facilities in the region to offer an ope ...

Rocklin High School Choir performs at New York’s Carnegie Hall

Rocklin High School recently saw 71 of its best singers fly to the East Coast for a special night of performing at the landmark Carnegie Hall. Built in 1891, Carnegie Hall has rema ...

Rocklin’s ‘mayhem’ surgeon sentenced to 90 days

A former doctor who has been accused of botching dozens of plastic surgeries in Rocklin since 2008, and once faced more than 37 felony charges for it including 15 counts of mayhem, ...

Fans come to see the pros, but amateurs love to race too

The 47th annual GoPro Hangtown Motocross Classic returns to Prairie City this weekend, May 14-16 and is creating a buzz amongst a slew of local riders. The Hangtown event kick-star ...

Family of fatal overdose victim tied to Rocklin dealer speaks out

News that convicted Rocklin heroin dealer Mohammad Noor will be spending the next nine years in prison may have come as a relief to numerous parents in South Placer County, but non ...

As new triplets arrive, local fawn rescue asks Placer to vote

Diane Nicholas, President of Kindred Spirits Fawn Rescue in Loomis, released a photo of recently born baby deer triplets Sunday morning. Nicholas is hoping residents from Rocklin t ...

Rocklin’s Rockland Music re-opens after co-owner’s death

Rockland Music on Pacific Street will be re-opening in the wake of co-owner Beth Morin’s recent passing. Morin owned the store with her husband, Van Morin. The two had been m ...