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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 ...

Roseville memorializes immigrant Marine killed in combat

Three years after a local Marine was tragically taken from his beloved family, his friends and Roseville’s Sikh culture he was finally commemorated with a tree dedication. Th ...

Vet on the mend: Rocklin student fights to comeback from Army injury

When Melanie Turner saw a live grenade rolling toward her, she fought through the fear to make time stand still for an instant — and in the milliseconds that followed she mad ...