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UPDATE: Standoff ends as Roseville police discover armed suspect dead in house on King Road

Roseville police officers and SWAT operatives surrounded a house on the 200 block of King Road near the downtown area of Douglas Boulevard. According to authorities, a suspect want ...

Boldness pays off in the biz story of Don Quixote’s Mexican Grill in Rocklin

For centuries the world has been fascinated by the tale of Don Quixote, a half-mad, sentimental adventurer who gallops off to follow his dream despite reality’s looming shado ...

Our View: South and West - long live the connection

Mexico, it’s the sister soul of California. Welcome to the Cinco de Mayo edition. This week our features, local profiles and travel piece all salute that culture which first ...

Highway 49 North Auburn bypass back on the political table

The long-simmering question of building a bypass around Auburn to eliminate Highway 49 traffic congestion was dusted off Tuesday. The resurrection of a much-discussed, long-buried ...

Marshall Tucker fills Rocklin’s new theater to capacity

Legendary Southern country-rock group Marshall Tucker Band christened Rocklin’s new Quarry Park Amphitheater to a sold-out crowd Friday, April 29. The group was preparing for ...

Sierra College in Rocklin to show off virtual reality tech at free meet-up

Sierra College will host a free public demonstration of cutting-edge virtual reality technology at 6 p.m. May 6 in the cafeteria of its Rocklin campus, according to representatives ...

Go for the burn – but get that permit first

Citing dry weather conditions, Cal Fire has put a burn permit requirement back in place as temperatures start to heat up again. The drop in moisture means brush and grasses in the ...

Police investigate Rocklin gun heist

Rocklin police are trying to determine who helped themselves to an arsenal of weapons at a local gun store Sunday morning. According to officers, the incident happened around 4:02 ...

Roseville’s new indoor skydiving experience prepares to take flight

Roseville residents with the thrill-seeking instinct will finally have a new option in coming weeks: iFly, the international indoor skydiving venture, will start taking party and g ...

Roy Ruhkala shares passion for Rocklin’s rich legacy

Roy Ruhkala may have started collecting pieces of Rocklin’s history nearly 50 years ago, but he has been gathering memories of the community’s rich history for a lifeti ...

Dinosaur Day returns to Rocklin at Sierra College

Dinosaur Day Science Fest, a family-friendly educational event, returns to the Sierra College Natural History Museum this weekend, according to a news release from the college. Th ...

Rocklin weighs county’s embattled marijuana ordinance

Rocklin City Council has questions about Placer County’s impending new ordinance about marijuana cultivation in unincorporated areas, and that will be the subject of a specia ...

Marshall Tucker Band kicks off Rocklin concert series

A summer concert series to inaugurate Rocklin’s new Quarry Park starts Friday with a sold-out performance by The Marshall Tucker Band, an iconic Southern country-rock group f ...

Whitney High student media wins 2 first-place awards at national convention

Rocklin is on track to help turn out the next generation of powerful newspaper and magazine reporters. Last week it was announced that Whitney High School’s student-run prin ...