Afghanistan

Local CHP officer dedicated to saving lives

Kevin Vinatieri of Rocklin has dedicated the majority of his life to helping those in need,  and on Sunday the California Highway Patrol officer and National Guardsman returne ...

S Army Spc. Burley honored Monday

US Army Spc. Nicholas Burley was killed in action while serving in Afghanistan on July 30, he is the son of Tammy Kneebone of Red Bluff and Mike Burley of Fores ...

William Jessup to host Afghanistan international team

William Jessup University gets an early start on its 2012-13 basketball season hosting the Afghanistan National Team this Saturday in the Warriors’ new gymnasium. The game is ...

Letter to Editor: Still need to mend fences

I recently read an article concerning the U.S. paying compensation to Afghanistan villagers wounded and killed by Army Staff Sergeant Robert Bales. I believe that paying the wound ...

Bronze Star recipient recalls Afghan firefights

Veterans Day carries a whole different meaning for Marine Sgt. Philip Krein. The former Rocklin resident was recently awarded the Bronze Star for valor in combat for a battle in ...