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Interstate 80 in Newcastle to close in both directions overnight Tuesday and Wednesday

The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) is alerting motorists that Interstate 80 will be closed overnight in both directions in south Placer County as crews raise th ...

Healing Heroes helps area veterans

Healing Heroes is a program established in 2014 to coordinate locating service dogs and training to disabled veterans.  The local American Legion Post James E. Fowler Post 264 ...

Rocklin High trains students for jobs

Summer hiring season is fast approaching, and the Rocklin High School parent club wants to be sure that students throughout South Placer are prepared. Rocklin High School’s ...

Rocklin’s longest-running employee retires from service

The City of Rocklin’s employee with the longest work history, building inspector Steve Lopez, recently retired after 36 years of public service. City spokeswoman Karen Garner ...

Rocklin event ponders future of the book

“Are Books Dead?” Sierra College plans to put the question to the public on March 6 with its upcoming illustrated lecture-discussion, hosted by award-winning Berkeley p ...

Memories of the Civil War return to Placer County

The Golden State’s legacy in the Civil War will be on full local display Sunday, March 1. Richard Hurley and TJ Meekins will present “California and the Civil War,&rdq ...

South Placer CASA mentor, youth develop special bond

Editor’s Note: Some children in this story are referred to by their first names only, due to privacy concerns and the nature of the Court Appointed Special Advocates program. ...

Rocklin church fights global hunger

St. Augustine Episcopal Church of Rocklin has once again partnered with Stop Hunger Now, an international charity organization based in Raleigh, to send several thousand care packa ...

Rocklin mom finds her calling with new podcast

There’s a new voice in Rocklin, and it’s hoping to come through your speakers and ear buds with sophisticated, cerebral conversation aimed at helping elevate the commun ...

UPDATE: Roseville police make arrest in attack on female jogger

Joggers in the north part of the city may rest easier now that Roseville police investigators have arrested the man suspected of trying to attack a women in the dark morning hours ...