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Media Life: Embattled “Duck Dynasty” star gets Placer Facebook boost

“Duck Dynasty” co-star Phil Robertson is back in the spotlight this week, with a big boost from a Placer County resident who led the Facebook campaign to keep Wacky Phi ...

Hometown News: Rocklin students earn honors at University of Portland

The following students from the Rocklin area were recently listed on the 2013 fall semester Dean’s List at University of Portland: Mariel Orbita, senior, nursing; Roseann Jo ...

Hometown News: Lefler makes the grade at Bob Jones University

SaraRose Lefler, a senior science education major from Rocklin, was among about 1,450 Bob Jones University students who were named to the fall 2013 Dean's List. To qualify for ...

Rocklin PD’s first female officer retires after 29 years of service

The Rocklin Police Department will witness the end of an era Friday when it holds a retirement soiree for Susan Davis, the city’s first female police officer. Davis, now 50, ...

Hometown News: Lexie May makes Dean’s List at George Fox University

Lexie May of Rocklin earned Dean's List recognition at George Fox University for the fall 2013 semester. May, a freshman majoring in elementary education, earned the distinctio ...

US premiere of ‘Every Day in Cambodia’ held at Bayside

"Every Day in Cambodia" puts a face on the global horror of sex trafficking. Actually, three faces. Three very young faces. The CNN Freedom Project documentary features ...

Placer County’s first baby in 2014 born at Sutter Roseville

Nora Brambila’s due date for her second child was Dec. 31, so she wasn’t surprised when she began experiencing labor pains about mid-morning on that date. Her husband, ...

In the Service: Cutkomp completes basic training

Air Force Airman Dustin J. Cutkomp graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive eight-week prog ...

Media Life: Looking back on an extraordinarily Placerific 2013 Media Life

After a conspicuous absence last year on the Auburn end-of-year social calendar, Media Life’s Lifey celebration of things Auburncentric and awards ceremony returned to the Au ...

In the Service: Mokofisi completes basic training

Army Pfc. Josef P. Mokofisi has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga. During the nine weeks of training, the soldier received training in drill and ...