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Former Roseville High football star arrested for murder

Police detectives from Salem, Ore. announced yesterday that they have arrested Beau Smith on murder charges, stemming from the violent death of a 66-year-old. Smith was a well-know ...

Details emerge: Rocklin Unified knew about child abuse complaints

Since filing claims against Rocklin Unified School District on Oct. 27 for the alleged physical and psychological abuse of their children by a special education teacher, a few pare ...

Rocklin cops, Sierra college team up against catalytic converter theft

Catalytic converters, due to their availability, value, relative ease to steal and lack of identifiable markings, are a huge target for thieves in Rocklin and Roseville. Thanks to ...

Placer ex-deputy’s plea could lead to no jail in sex-with-minor case

ROSEVILLE – Once lauded as a hero, an ex-Placer County sheriff’s deputy pleaded no contest today to a single felony charge of having unlawful sex with a minor. Kenneth ...

Placer mental health workers look to change perceptions

For the women and men charged with helping heal mental illness in Placer County, the public conversation sometimes seems surrounded by fear, stigma and misunderstanding. And that p ...

Rocklin’s history is housed in little house

A little house on San Francisco Street and Rocklin Road houses a little slice of Rocklin’s history.      Opened in 2002, the Rocklin History Museum ...

Leader of Rocklin-based anti-trafficking group gets national award

Jenny Williamson, founder of the Rocklin-based nonprofit Courage Worldwide, has been selected as one of the 2014 Women of Worth honorees by L’Oréal Paris. The prestigi ...

Jessup to host Fall Preview Day

As William Jessup University continues to report record breaking enrollment numbers, the campus plans to open its doors to potential students during its fall Preview Day on Friday, ...

Kaiser nurses strike in Roseville over staffing

A contract dispute between the California Nurses Association and Kaiser Permanente came to a head in public this week as nurses, in a two-day strike over hospital staffing levels, ...

Two-car collision in Rocklin slows traffic on I-80

A collision on Interstate 80 at the Taylor Road off ramp left two vehicles overturned Wednesday afternoon. According to California Highway Patrol Officer Steve Merchant, a driver ...