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Major protest hits Rocklin over smoke shop slated near schools

A crowd of Rocklin residents converged on the parking lot of the CVS on Park Drive this afternoon to demonstrate against 3 Monkeys Smoke Shop, a tobacco retailer that plans to open ...

Rocklin sees protest over planned tree destruction

Citizens for Tree Preservation, a group based in the Rocklin-Loomis area, recently allied with the “Rescue Rocklin” citizens group to hold a public rally to demonstrate ...

South Placer gets new addiction treatment center for youth

Last month, an adolescent and young adult drug and alcohol outpatient treatment center opened a new facility in Roseville. Recovery Happens already had locations in Fair Oaks and ...

Detectives face off in court with alleged ‘Skim X Killer'

A preliminary hearing brought 28-year-old Christopher Northam before a judge last week for a murder that occurred in a Roseville warehouse in 2011. Deputy District Attorney David ...

Rocklin police hit with connected property crimes

During the late night hours between Feb. 28 and March 1, Rocklin police officers responded to a rash of vandalisms, burglaries and stolen vehicles calls. On Monday, police official ...

Holocaust survivor turned spy against Nazis wows Rocklin

During one of the most frightening moments in modern history, a young Jewish woman in France witnessed both the very worst and very best of human actions, finding in herself the fo ...

Rocklin bans tobacco stores near schools

Spurred by concerns from residents, the City of Rocklin confronted a new issue last week for its fast-developing commercial environment: tobacco stores near school property. In me ...

‘Dream’ day held for Rocklin girl

A special event for a great cause took place last weekend to benefit a Rocklin girl recovering from a brain tumor. Sweet Dreams Foundation teamed up with Orchard Supply Hardware ...

Rocklin not immune to heroin, opiate trends in region

Official arrest records from the Placer County Sheriff’s Department indicate that some of the county’s wealthier jurisdictions have exceeded others in arrests involving ...

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 ...