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Supporters rally to protect Rocklin Library

News in January that Rocklin’s library was being forced to close on Mondays due to county budget problems put families and book-lovers on notice about being vocal for their s ...

Rocklin High band teacher takes a bow

When David Dick came to Rocklin High School in fall 1993, the school had just opened its doors. As the school’s first band teacher, he was charged with creating a high school ...

Alleged liquor store burglar in Rocklin lights out after asking for a light

Rocklin police officers say they have arrested a young homeless man who tried to smash his way into a liquor store and then allegedly made the miscalculation of later returning to ...

Rocklin 6th-grader leads anti-poaching fundraiser

Eleven-year-old Audrey Robinson, a sixth-grader at Harvest Ridge Placer Academy, raised $920 in three weeks with various fundraisers — all for helping the cause of wildlife. ...

Sac State to offer classes within Rocklin this fall

Starting this fall, Sacramento State will offer five junior- and senior-level undergraduate classes at Sierra College in Rocklin. Sierra College announced the classes June 3 in a ...

Rocklin pulls huge crowd under the sun at Brewfest

Johnson Springview Park was packed Saturday, June 6 as throngs of people arrived for the 7th Annual Rocklin Brewfest. The event raises money for the South Placer Rotary Club to sup ...

Commission votes against development at Rocklin Golf Club

Rocklin Planning Commission hit the brakes last week on a controversial plan by owners of Rocklin Golf Club to turn part of the course into domestic real estate. At a standing-roo ...

Rocklin history buffs prepare for big fundraiser

The Rocklin Historical Society’s annual yard sale happens this Saturday, June 13 at 6 p.m.  The event will be held at the Johnson residence, a historic white farmhouse a ...

Rocklin Library’s summer program announced, dedicated to longtime supporter

The 2015 Summer Reading Program at the Rocklin Library was recently unveiled under the title, “Read to the Rhythm.” A spokeswoman for the Rocklin Friends of the Library ...

Whitney High graduating seniors show all the right stuff

Unlike their cross-town rivals, the Whitney High seniors’ graduation ceremony went off without a hitch, culminating in an evening of smiles, speeches, music, cheering and fam ...

Rocklin’s Low, Doty make big academic waves

Rocklin sophomores Henry Low and Leila Doty recently had strong showings in statewide and national academic competitions. Low and Doty are both students at Western Sierra Collegiat ...

Storm puts damper on Rocklin High graduation

Rocklin High School's 19th graduation ceremony couldn't afford time for the usual pomp and circumstance Friday evening as thunder and lightning pressured school officials t ...