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Sound walls up to curtail Placer Water's Auburn pipe-excavation noise

One Lincoln Way business in Auburn was behind a 12-foot-high, portable sound wall Wednesday as the Placer County Water Agency moved to address complaints on a noisy pipe-replacemen ...

Boy Scout spruces up Spring View school

One Rocklin teen took it upon himself to spruce up Spring View Middle School’s campus for his Eagle Scout project. A Whitney High School student, Ben Farnworth, managed to rais ...

After eight years, Rocklin 60 development gets green light

After being on the drawing board for eight years, the Rocklin 60 housing development finally won approval from the Rocklin City Council Tuesday in a 4-0 vote. Councilman Brett St ...

School project impressive

What a wonderful project. I was very much impressed with Jon Brines’ article about the Cobblestone sixth-grader’s efforts to relieve the loneliness of residents at the Casa de ...

Veterans Park receives facelift from Eagle Scout

The Veteran’s Memorial Park in Roseville looks a bit nicer lately with the help of a Rocklin Eagle Scout. Ryan Junnila, a Rocklin resident recently completed a project at the Ro ...

Elementary girls sew hats for neonatal intensive care unit babies

Four Rocklin Elementary students have not only learned the new skill of sewing, but have learned the importance of giving back to the community. As part of their Service Learning ...

Interchange project means smoother ride for Highway 65

What: A six-lane overpass connecting Sunset to Highway 65 will use a partial-cloverleaf interchange that will move westbound Sunset traffic to southbound Highway 65 and eastbound S ...

The Sierra Club is at it again.

They want to block a private university site planned for western Placer County, a site where we could one day see a university serving 6,000 undergraduate students. These activist ...

Sierra Club should not block project

It is interesting that the Sierra Club does not recognize neither the importance of a regional university in Placer County or the fact that the land owners and planners have gone b ...