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Rocklin’s book club keeps life interesting between the pages

It’s a Thursday afternoon and a group of women files into the clean, open dimensions of a room at the Rocklin Library. Each holds a copy of Zora Neale Hurston’s “ ...

New classrooms in the works at Rocklin’s Granite Oaks

As its student population approaches capacity, Granite Oaks Middle School in Rocklin has planned a $5 million expansion project to install eight new “relocatable” exter ...

Meadow Vista library targeted for closure

Could Placer County be closing the book on its Meadow Vista library location after 14 years? According to the county’s library chief, a recommendation to do just that c ...

Roseville experiences third pedestrian death in January

Roseville’s third car-pedestrian collision in 10 days occurred Monday evening on the westbound exit ramp to Interstate 80 off Riverside Avenue. Authorities confirmed Tuesday ...

It’s time to apply for civilian sheriff’s academy

Reservations are now being taken for the Placer County Sheriff Office’s Community Awareness Academy, which offers an inside look at the law enforcement agency. Attendees are ...

Letter to heaven lands in Auburn

A silvery white balloon in the shape of a star made a journey of more than 435 miles from Southern California last week before landing in the parking lot of an Auburn burger restau ...

Roseville car chase ends in arrest

A man who allegedly led sheriff's deputies on a pursuit through Roseville this afternoon was captured by an allied law enforcement effort.  According to Placer County she ...

For vets, an exception to the rule at Sierra College

In many colleges in the United States, veterans face an uphill battle when it comes to not only readjusting to civilian life, but getting the educational benefits they earned throu ...

Budget forces Rocklin library closure on Mondays

Rocklin and Auburn libraries will be behind closed doors on Mondays starting Jan. 26 as the Placer County library system takes what its chief librarian says are temporary step ...

Rocklin’s Anatolian Table continues to bridge far-off traditions

Turkey is a land where intriguing conversations and warm hospitality reign supreme, and a couple who grew up with that way of life have been sharing it with Rocklin through cuisine ...