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Behind Closed Doors: Domestic Violence survivor shares her story

When an acquaintance gave her the phone number for Stand Up Placer, Melissa said she was emotionally exhausted.   “I didn’t even know it existed or that there w ...

The broken cure – Part II: State cops, overseers hobbled against pharm abuse

Editor's note: This is the second in a three-part investigative series.  2011 just wasn’t Robert Rothman’s year. His pharmacy popped up on the radar of the Bu ...

Rocklin PD wins award for Best Badge or Patch Design

Each year, the California Police Officers Association honors innovative law enforcement agencies and outstanding acts of police work through the Best of COPSWEST Awards. Police de ...

William Jessup gala a big hit for fundraising

On Saturday, Sept. 20, William Jessup University in Rocklin hosted its Jessup Gala, which marked the college’s 75th anniversary. The special event also reportedly raised near ...

The broken cure – Part I: Docs, drug abusers cheat system

Editor’s note: This is the first in a three-part investigative series. “Steven White” is not your typical drug dealer. “Steven” is not his real name ...

Scammers still preying on Rocklin’s seniors

Phone scams targeting Rocklin seniors are making the rounds again, and authorities are asking people who receive suspicious calls to report them. According to a statement from the ...

Voices get loud over golf course development in Rocklin

Rocklin Golf Club owners say they need to build homes on some of the course’s undeveloped land in order to stay open, and if a public meeting last week was any indication, ma ...

Rocklin missing drug treatment center for youth

The availability of drugs has grown in Placer County in recent years, with criminal dealers being arrested in Rocklin and multiple fatal overdoses happening from Roseville to Aubur ...

Placer County hires San Antonio expert for homeless study

Looking for answers to the continuing problem of homelessness, Placer County is mounting a $49,500       study to examine current needs and possible f ...

Stand Up Placer hosts annual 5K, 10K Runs against domestic violence

The fourth annual Stand Up and Run 5K and 10K run and walk event, hosted by Stand Up Placer, will be held Saturday, Oct. 4 at Sculpture Park in Roseville. Stand Up Placer is Place ...