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Rocklin mom remembered as Placer Breast Cancer Endowment charts new territory

The UC Davis Comprehensive Breast Cancer Center is on a national hunt to land the perfect doctor for its new research chair — a $1.5 million achievement that was the highligh ...

UPDATE: 'Coordinated attack' leaves Rocklin residents, businesses without broadband

Wave Broadband customers in Rocklin are experiencing outages due to a “coordinated attack,” according to a statement from the company. "Three major fiber cables c ...

Both victims in Roseville shooting, burning crime had criminal histories

As Placer County Sheriff’s detectives attempt to determine who shot two men in the head and left them burning alive in Roseville Thursday, court records in various counties a ...

Coyote pet attack offers rural living reminder

A Cool neighborhood is on alert after a pair of coyotes reportedly attacked a dog with its owner nearby Monday evening. Heidi Babcock was out on her Auburn Lakes Trail property wi ...

Struggling families attest to vital role of Placer Food Bank, partners

For Placer Food Bank, the year 2015 marks its 45th anniversary of helping families from Rocklin and Lincoln, to Auburn and beyond. Now, families who have depended on that support a ...

American Idol contestant to help Rocklin ‘Celebrate America’

One of the Sacramento region’s biggest flag-waving tributes to America’s colors and military is Celebrate America, put on every year by Destiny Christian Church in Rock ...

Shooting, burning crime in Roseville turns into double-homicide

The Placer County Sheriff's Office announced late this morning that two men who were found shot in the head and lying on fire in Roseville have died - making the incident one o ...

Crime spree inspires Rocklin author's novel

Duane Wilson remembers when they called it “shell shock.” He watched his uncle return from World War II emotionally scarred, but never treated for it. As a criminology ...

Rocklin family shares story in documentary about Genomics, rare disease

Few feelings of dread are worse than those accompanying fear of the unknown, and for parents watching a child suffer through an alarming mystery illness, that anxiety can become un ...

Sierra College hold special Jump Start day on Thursday, June 25

Sierra College in Rocklin is offering a helping hand for new students who need assistance with the registration process. The New Student Jump Start event, Thursday, June 25, guides ...

Midnight call: Rocklin city council denies golf course rezone at 12:15 a.m.

In a standing-room only meeting Tuesday that lasted well past midnight, the Rocklin City Council unanimously voted down a proposal to rezone some of Rocklin Golf Club for residenti ...

History made with Placer County Torah dedication

Sounds of joy emanated Sunday from the Chabad House in Granite Bay for the dedication of the first community Torah of Placer County. More than 100 people filled the Chabad House i ...

Rocklin farmer’s market gets into full swing

The Foothills Farmers Market offers the freshest, locally grown produce from Granite Bay to Tahoe City. Members of the farmer’s market pride themselves on operating only Cert ...

Roller Derby: Shadow Soldier shapes South Placer warriors

Try not to look straight in her eyes. You may turn to stone, or you may hesitate for just a split second, but that’s all Shadow Soldier needs to bump you off your path, knoc ...