Charting a course for the future

Declining enrollment and drastic state funding cuts to education have a lot of schools looking into the charter school model. Out of the 17 charter schools in Placer County, 10 w ...

Rocklin girl remains in ICU after sledding accident

What started as a family snow day, turned terribly wrong for the Jones family of Rocklin. On March 27, the family of four made their way to the Lake Tahoe area for sledding. “ ...

All urged to book it to Placer’s ‘Big Read’

This month everybody in Placer County could have one thing in common — a book. Placer County Library, through a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts, participates thi ...

Our View: Rein in city manager pay

During these tough economic times, government boards — including city councils, the board of supervisors, boards of education, and more — need to scrutinize manager pay and pu ...

Rocklin turns the corner on roundabouts

The traffic mess below the Arc de Triomphe in Paris has given roundabouts a bad name. But the Rocklin City Council hopes citizens will get behind their plans to convert intersectio ...