Rocklin

Reader Input: Send a nod to veterans, biz

My wife and I would like to thank the following businesses for honoring our veterans this past Monday. We want to publicly thank them for their generosity and thoughtfulness. Bla ...

They called him ‘Big Dip’ (and smiled when they said it)

Frank Dependener lived up to his nickname of “Big Dip.” He was 6-feet-7-inches tall and broad-shouldered and was one of Auburn’s most colorful lawmen. He and Sh ...

Reader Input: Time for equality under the law

President Obama has granted too many exceptions to meet Webster’s definition of a law. President Obama has selected which parts of the “law” to enforce — ...

Reader Input: Every 10 miles a Walmart?

I have to respond to Ms. (Patricia) Meisinger’s letter to the editor about Walmart being a good fit for Auburn (Reader Input, Oct. 8). How tragic it is that one might have ...

Reader Input: Walmart a good fit for Auburn

We are so glad to hear Walmart has been cleared to start construction in our community of North Auburn. It will bring much needed jobs and revenue to our job depressed area. In s ...

Reader Input: Of Starbucks and Walmart

I notice the other day while I was driving down Auburn Ravine towards Interstate 80 that a new Starbucks is going in. That makes five in total in our small town. Why do we really ...

Whitney Oaks to host PGA Nor-Cal Open

Whitney Oaks Golf Club has been selected to host the 86th annual Northern California Open Championship Sept. 9-11. A pro-am event will be held Sept. 8. Local Lincoln golfer Pasqua ...

Thunder, ‘Cats host season openers Friday

Rocklin and Whitney high schools will open their 2013 football campaigns at home Friday. The Thunder host Pleasant Grove and the Wildcats entertain Vintage from Napa. Rocklin got ...

New coaches out to toughen up Timberwolves

Under new co-head coaches Jason and Kyle Stowers, Woodcreek High School football has one word on its mind: Toughness. The word is thrown around in every drill. Coaches preach it a ...