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Regional police investigators watch as DNA-sketch tech advances

Despite an absence of witnesses and surveillance, detectives in some American criminal justice departments have seen the faces of possible suspects. DNA samples found on-scene in t ...

Rocklin high school teacher wins national award

Whitney High School journalism teacher Sarah Nichols was among four people in the nation to win Columbia University’s Gold Key award in New York last month for her contributi ...

UPDATE: DA drops mayhem charges against former Rocklin surgeon

Editor's note: Judge Charles Wachob has rejected the plea agreement outlined in this story, stating at a hearing April 2 that he concurred with a probation report recommending ...

Rocklin singer-song writer looks to shake area with ‘California vibes’

Jeanette Hawkins may be a young songwriter, but her time spent in a bleaker part of the world has left an enduring belief in music’s power to heal the spirit. Now, as she mak ...

Rocklin's upcoming events

Thursday, April 2 Happy Hour with the Chamber’s Ignite Young Professionals at Paul Martin’s American Grill, 1455 Eureka Road, Suite 100 in Roseville. Free. Info: (916) ...

Rocklin resident to be key speaker at TEDx

In the age of streaming video, live feeds and inter-connected notions, TED talks have become special events designed to bring people closer to the world of emerging ideas. And now ...

Rocklin High brings ‘Clue’ to the mystery of the stage

Inspired by the timeless board game, Rocklin High School’s theater students are bringing a comedic convoy of sleuthing to the stage with their rendition of “Clue.&rdquo ...

Rocklin to see Vocal Jazz Singers Friday night

On Friday, April 10 the Sierra College Music Department will host its Vocal Jazz Recital. Audience members will get to see the range and versility of Sierra’s Jazz Voices an ...

Rocklin girl scouts get hoppin’ with big donation to foster kids

A Rocklin Girl Scout troop recently earned its Bronze award and, according to scout Ellie Boungnasiri, decided to celebrate by giving back to the community: The mission the girl sc ...

Oskari was a bridge between Rocklin and Finland independence

Eighteen-year-old Oskari Tokoi left Russian-ruled Finland and came to New York in 1891. He was one of 350,000 Finns who came to America escaping Finland’s harsh politica ...