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Rocklin’s PlacerArts hosts annual Autumn Studios Tour

Talent and experience are why collectors continue to seek out Rocklin artists Connie Omans and Gayle Rappaport–Weiland during the PlacerArts annual Autumn Studios Tour.  ...

Retired Rocklin teacher spurs donation blitz in wake of Boles Fire

Weed, California is more than just a lumber town in the shadow of Mount Shasta; or the setting for John Steinbeck’s 1937 literary masterpiece, “Of Mice and Men” & ...

Rocklin’s American Legion, VFW continue to help vets

California currently has the highest population of veterans in the United States, with 2 million of its men and women having served their country. Rocklin’s American Legion P ...

Rocklin Unified faces legal action over alleged abuse

An ongoing investigation by the Rocklin Police Department has recommended that the Placer County District Attorney charge a Rocklin teacher with child abuse, based on testimonies f ...

Placer parent raises privacy fears over Chromebooks in school

Sam Toll, like many fathers, wants to protect his teenage daughter. However, the eminent, perhaps even clichéd threats of her male teenage counterparts, bullies and social p ...

McClintock ahead in 4th District Congress election

U.S. Rep. Tom McClintock was on his way Tuesday to a decisive victory over fellow Republican Art Moore, early results indicated. Moore, an upstart candidate with a military and bu ...

Measure B’s Placer County supes salary increase on way to win

A measure that would boost Placer County Board of Supervisors salaries and tie future increases to neighboring counties was on its way to voter approval Tuesday. With just more th ...

Placer County bids adieu to slain Detective Mike Davis

ROSEVILLE – Detective Michael David Davis Jr. was remembered Tuesday as a peace officer, brother, husband, father, son and hero during a moving, tear-filled memorial service ...

Auburn Police Department fields questions on detective's shooting death

When a shooting death of a sheriff’s detective occurs in a small, tight-knit community like Auburn, residents want answers. Auburn police tried to provide many of them and a ...

Auburn’s Riverview Drive shootout street honors Detective Mike Davis

Evidence of a gun battle on Auburn’s Riverview Drive has been replaced with a memorial honoring Detective Mike Davis. The Placer County Sheriff’s Office peace officer ...