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Make-A-Wish Foundation names Rocklin’s Bridge as CEO

Kennan Bridge of Rocklin was named CEO of the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Sacramento and Northeastern California. As chief executive officer at Make-A-Wish, Bridge will lead adminis ...

It’s all about the jig for this lass

When Irish eyes are smiling in the Bauer household, it often means 8-year-old Rachel Bauer is step dancing. Bouncing blond curls, the swish of Celtic colors, and little legs that ...

Local is Harding University grad

Rachel Magoffin of Rocklin was among more than 350 students who received diplomas at commencement exercises at Harding University in Searcy, Ark., Dec. 19. Magoffin received a Bac ...

Rocklin resident rolls up funds for children’s home

Sometimes all it takes is one person to inspire others. That’s what Rocklin resident Debbie Shepard hopes stems from her recent fundraiser for the Children’s Receiving Home o ...

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 ...

Hilliard doesn’t waste his fourth chance at life

Sometimes people are fortunate enough to get a second chance at life. But for Rocklin resident Jeff Hilliard, he’s lucky to be alive, after surviving three cardiac arrests — in ...

Police investigate shots fired by county sheriff’s lieutenant

Rocklin Police are investigating into shots allegedly fired into the air by Placer County Sheriff’s Lt. John Savage at his Rocklin home. According to Rocklin Police Lt. Lon Milk ...

Willy Tjhia graduates training

Army National Guard Pfc. Willy C. Tjhia, a 2006 graduate of Rocklin High School, has graduated from the Infantryman One Station Unit Training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga. The tra ...

Rocklin girl skates her way to the top

Although Hannah Klang of Rocklin has been ice-skating for less than a year, she already has her first win under her belt. Eight-year-old Klang beat out three other skaters to win ...

Mom is back to school for master’s

A year after Carol Boles of Rocklin had her youngest child out of college, she decided to enroll herself. “They (children) teased that I just missed writing tuition checks,” ...

Rocklin motocross rider Greer flying high

Katie Greer of Rocklin is racing her way to the top. Greer, 14, has been competitively dirt bike racing since she was 10 and recently beat out more than 20,000 other riders for a ...

Teen donates more than 1,111 hours

For someone who has done a lot for the community, Brandon Hill of Rocklin has only a few words to say. “I enjoyed doing it,” said 19-year-old Hill, who’s been doing communit ...

Local earns master’s degree in anthropology

Jason Euren of Rocklin recently earned his master’s in anthropology from The New School (University) in New York City, New York. He has also been awarded a Ph.D. Fellowship in a ...

Two residents graduate from Gonzaga

Altara Rappaport Weiland recently graduated with a bachelor of arts in public relations and Meredith A. Thompson graduated with a bachelor of arts in international studies/ interna ...

Local among Harding grads

Matthew Tate of Rocklin was among approximately 600 graduates who received diplomas at Harding University in Arkansas recently. Tate earned a bachelor’s of art degree, majoring i ...