Opinion

Why I'm passionate about Clover Valley

Five and a half years ago, I started my journey to help save Clover Valley. Reflecting back, it's easy to remember my motivation. I was a new resident of Rocklin, recently settled ...

A little change can do you good

One of the best books I ever read was Michael Crichton's Jurassic Park. Before Hollywood took the book and did its usual brand of cut and paste to create the entertaining and compl ...

Remarkable youths give hope for future

In our society of late we often encounter the "negative" aspects of our youth, but a recent experience in our community has done wonders for pumping up our faith for what these you ...

Blueprint for bully diplomacy

When the mightiest military power in history , the United States, uses preemptive strikes on sovereign nations, Afghanistan and Iraq, as acceptable foreign policy, can anyone be su ...

Big thanks to city and Starstream

The members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints would like to thank the City of Rocklin and Starstream Communications for all they did to make our Rocklin Jubilee bo ...

Supes decision on animal services shocking

I've just recovered from the initial shock of the recent Board of Supervisors meeting on Tuesday where they decided to sack our recommendations for improvements to Placer County An ...

Take the extra time to clear your yard of hazardous brush

Wet winters feed undergrowth that bakes tinder dry under the hot summer sun. Parched spring seasons leave trees and shrubs thirsty and susceptible to the smallest of sparks. Has th ...

Candidate thanks Rocklin for enjoyable Jubilee

I want to take this opportunity to thank all the good people of Rocklin who braved the scorching heat and turned out for the Rocklin Jubilee and parade. We had a great time in the ...

Lincoln man wants to ask Doolittle a thing or two

Questions I would like Congressman Doolittle to answer: 1. What did Doolittle give his pal Jack in return for the sports box? 2. Why did Doolittle not report this "gift" from his p ...

Roseville woman voices support for candidate

The voters of the 4th Assembly District will be making a choice in November. They will choose between Rob Haswell, a man who puts people over politics, and Ted Gaines, a man who ha ...