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Rocklin parents of preemies make lasting connection with respiratory therapist

When Cruz and Easton Duarte, 2-year-old twins from Rocklin, were born on April 2, 2011, at Sutter Roseville’s Family Birth Center, they were five weeks premature. Tiny baby ...

Media Life: Fifth Emmy win for ‘Deadliest Catch” Placer product

Reality TV juggernaut “Deadliest Catch” was back in the winners’ circle at the Emmy Awards in Los Angeles this month, with Placer County product Todd Stanley agai ...

Rocklin Fire honors Peter Hill

It’s not uncommon for a long-time public servant to receive a plaque or certificate upon retiring, but former Rocklin City Councilmember Peter Hill was honored with something ...

‘Army of Angels’ aims to save youth

Healing from the hell of child abuse is possible and help is available, thanks to Army of Angels, an international relief organization organized by Rocklin resident Kathleen Moore. ...

Rocklin man teaching English overseas

Rocklin resident Calvin “Chip” Moreland is serving 27 months with the Peace Corps in Stevanesti, Floresti, Modova. He is teaching English and is fluent in Romanian and ...

‘Art Revealed’ features landscape artist Gregory Kondos

Award-winning local artist and teacher Gayle Rappaport-Weiland will host a mini interview with the iconic "painter of blue," Gregory Kondos. Best known for his bold pain ...

Local Civil Air Patrol Cadets work the Gold Country Fair

Civil Air Patrol Cadets are looking to recruit teens aged 12-17 to the Auburn-Starr Composite Squadron 92, which is an active participant in all three of Civil Air Patrol's mis ...

Rocklin dog park gets an agility course

It started a year ago with an invitation from Rocklin Residents Unite For Fido to Roseville Boy Scout Cordell Firestone to spread bark at the Rocklin dog park for his Eagle Scout p ...

Rocklin resident visits farmers in Ecuador

Rocklin resident Suzanne Awalt recently toured Ecuador with a group of Northern California volunteers for Heifer International. The trip was designed as an agroecology field study ...

Rocklin boy makes good call

When 11-year-old Joseph Lazar saw someone get hurt, he did exactly what he was supposed to and, as a result, helped a stranger get medical attention and earned the respect of the R ...

In the Service: Anaya completes basic training at West Point

Cadet Luke Alan Anaya, son of Patricia Anaya of Lincoln, completed cadet dasic training at the U.S. Military Academy in West Point, N.Y. Anaya entered West Point on July 1 and has ...

Couples serve together at Child Advocates of Placer County

Bill and Betsey Hirsch have seven children and 13 grandchildren, and both worked with kids for years at the California Youth Authority. The Hirsches are not strangers to the reward ...

Less weight, great gains for Rocklin resident/Roseville trainer

When it comes to getting in and staying in shape, America sure talks a good game. Losing weight and looking good is the runaway New Year’s resolution every Jan. 1 but, withou ...

Logo experts win Herald contest

Ed, Linda and Jacob Studer, of Rocklin, are the winners of “Logo Mania,” a Placer Herald contest in which readers searched the paper to match logos with advertisements. ...