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Addiction documentary screens at Rocklin High

In cooperation with Community Recovery Resources, the Coalition for Placer Youth screened a drug addiction documentary, “The Anonymous People,” at a free public event N ...

New law will make look-a-like guns easier to spot

A California law that requires look-a-like gun manufacturers to clearly mark their product to be clear the guns are not real weapons has at least one other state looking to do the ...

Placer County joins region in job gains

The unemployment rate in Placer County was 5.8 percent in October, unchanged from the previous month but a marked drop from a year ago. The California Economic Development Departm ...

Parents voice fears, outrage with Rocklin school board

Last week’s school board meeting at Rocklin Unified School District was a standing-room only affair, as parents of special education students came out in force to say their p ...

Placer immigrant advocates converge on Roseville to celebrate President's actions

President Barack Obama’s announcement last week protected close to 5 million undocumented citizens from deportation, and while some local advocates for immigration reform fou ...

Mammoth Placer Vineyards plan near Roseville up for vote

Years in the making, a planning document that could push forward the mammoth Placer Vineyards project near Roseville is moving up the Placer County planning ladder. A key test for ...

Sierra College to host ‘Fire, Floodplains and Fish’ history

The Sierra College Natural History Museum will host a presentation entitled “Fire, Floodplains and Fish: the Historic Ecology of the lower Cosumnes River Watershed” by ...

Rocklin’s Jerry Farren to hold bronze showing Nov. 23

Rocklin’s Jerry Farren is a retired Loomis school teacher and an artist who sculpts historic figures in bronze. He molds his subjects in clay then converts them to fine art a ...

Santa Clause prepares to tour city with Rocklin firefighters

Once again Santa Claus has requested the assistance of the Rocklin firefighters in escorting him through the city’s non-gated neighborhoods this year, as he visits children o ...

Rocklin’s Origins manager gets unexpected check for mission

Rocklin’s Origin Coffee & Tea has more fans than it knows about, especially its manager.   Opened in 2011 by Mark Sout and Chad Salstrom in hopes of helping Norther ...