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Rocklin High grad returns from Peace Corps journey

Peace is a universal language, spoken through action and core to productivity in projects-like implementing 17 improved cook stoves, leading 50 beach cleanup events and planting 2, ...

In the Service: Strandberg completes Nuclear Power School

Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class Ethan D. Strandberg has graduated from the U.S. Navy's Officer Nuclear Power School at Naval Nuclear Power Training Command in Goose Creek, S.C. N ...

American Society of Landscape Architects bestows national honor on Rocklin grad

The American Society of Landscape Architects recently presented Sacramento Landscape Architect Dalton LaVoie, with its Outstanding Service Award. A member of Stantec’s Sacra ...

Media Life: El Dorado County’s self-guided movie-location tour wows

Living so close to Tinseltown does have its advantages on occasion, including having a troupe of thespians filming literally in your backyard. Placer County has had its share of m ...

In the Service: Rae completes Army basic training

Army Reserve Spec. Kelcey H. Rae has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C. During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission, ...

Sweet 16: Young Jessup student’s art on display

For most kids, turning 16 means getting a driver’s license, having a bit more freedom from the household you grew up in and that you don’t have much longer to wait for ...

The weather outside is not so frightful

Rocklin youths and Sunset Ranch Elementary School students Mateo Sanchez, 8, foreground, and his brother Diego, 10, have some fun catching flakes last Saturday, when a bit of snow ...

Rocklin agent recognized for outstanding volunteerism

Allstate agency owner Julie Domenick received the Agency Hands in the Community Award for her commitment to helping others. With this award came a $1,000 grant from The Allstate Fo ...

Banding together: Friends create accessories to raise funds for charity

Sometimes you just need a hug. And when you’re a kid like 10-year-old Samantha Stagmier, a hug from a favorite cuddly stuffed animal can be the perfect solution to a long day ...

The endurance required to fulfill a dream

The endurance of determination coupled with the perseverance of passion cannot outrun the joy of running a marathon. “I’m too stubborn to give up,” said Tim Toll ...