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Placer County’s veterans advocate is District 3 Employee of the Year

Rocklin’s Rick Buckman is something of a magician as he works inside the confines of county government. He doesn’t pull rabbits out of a hat though or make cards disappear. B ...

Auburnites dominate Run Rocklin

Auburn’s Brad Poore (2303) and Jane Kibii (2005) raced to victory at Sunday’s Run Rocklin 12-kilometer race at Springview Park in Rocklin. Poore won the men’s title, beating ...

New poll at Placer Sports - defending baseball titles?

The participation in our last poll at Placer Sports (www.placersports.com), our regional all-sports Web site, generated a lot of buzz as more than 3,000 or our readers (64 percent) ...

Hillmen netters fall to Rocklin

Brenden Lewis had eight kills and six digs as the young Placer High boys volleyball team’s struggles continued Wednesday in a sweep by host Rocklin. The Thunder won 25-7, 25-18, ...

CIF releases basketball state tourney brackets

The CIF released the brackets for the state high school basketball tournaments Sunday with some interesting matchups all around. In boys Division II, a 12-team Nor Cal bracket h ...

Red-hot Del Oro tops Rocklin

The Del Oro High boys posted their fourth straight win to close the regular season with a 71-66 win at Rocklin Friday night.Senior Spencer Butterfield lit up the Thunder for 32 poi ...

Going the extra smile: Auburn man gets his grin back

Auburn’s John Tadlock has his smile back. It went away more than a decade ago, masking a deteriorating set of teeth that Tadlock became just too self-conscious of to ever delibe ...

Mission possible

A doctor and his wife have given up the comforts and security of their Loomis home to work in impoverished Africa. “We are leaving behind many of the comforts of this world, but ...

Rocklin girls top Placer at Earl Crabbe

The Placer High girls basketball team couldn’t overcome a 13-0 deficit after the first eight minutes of the game in a 62-51 loss to Rocklin at Earl Crabbe Gym Saturday nigh. The ...

Life with the Bruins

Former Rocklin High basketball star Brendan Lane will be coming back to Northern California soon as the UCLA Bruins are set to visit Cal and Stanford. UCLA will play at the Bears ...

Polaske cheers on son’s dream season

Living the dream.No words could possibly ring truer than these words for Neal Polaske, a counselor at Placer High School. Polaske’s son, Scott, plays safety on the Rocklin Hi ...

Placer Sports poll - Rocklin's biggest moment?

Every successful sports season is filled with major moments of critical importance, and this year's Rocklin High football team has delivered many signature moments.With so many to ...

Eagles eager for rematch, shot at title

LOOMIS — Max Magleby has dreamt of a rematch since his go-ahead pass sailed through wide receiver Freddie Cargile’s fingertips and fell incomplete in the end zone. The Del Oro ...

One step from state?

Del Oro High will be playing for its seventh section title since 1989. Rocklin High, opened in 1993, is still searching for its first. But both teams will battle for an honor even ...