Rocky Rockholm

Chairlift installed at Veterans Hall

After six long years, disabled veterans now have an easier way to access the dining hall at Roseville Veterans Memorial Hall. A chairlift was installed about a month ago to take m ...

Duran, Rockholm confident as election draws closer

Within a few weeks Roseville residents will be casting votes in the District 1 supervisor race between incumbent F.C. “Rocky” Rockholm and challenger Jack Duran. How do the ...

Our view: Duran right choice for supervisor seat

It’s time for voters to send a message to our county officials: We want a change. This June, Roseville residents should vote for Jack Duran, the challenger to incumbent Rocky R ...

Another View: Leadership starts at the top

In early 2009, as I was beginning my term as president of the Roseville Joint Union High School District Board of Trustees, everyone knew we were in a crisis.   The perfect storm ...

Another View: Placer County’s problems solvable if we work together

Regardless of what district a county supervisor represents, the budget will be the focus in 2010 as we weather the fiscal storm that threatens to cripple county services. There ar ...

Supervisor Rockholm to face Democratic challenger

Roseville attorney Jack Duran has officially thrown his hat into the race for Placer County District 1 Supervisor. Duran, a Democrat who currently sits on the board of the Rosevil ...

Ashamed with supes decision on deputies

After attending the Placer County Board of Supervisors meeting recently I learned a lot about Placer County. I sat and watched our supervisors spend at least $600,000 in what ap- ...

County execs enjoy $1,600 meal on taxpayers’ dime

A group of county supervisors and executives enjoyed a $1,668 meal – including a $300 tip – courtesy of Placer County taxpayers. In light of the budget crisis, some have ques ...

Rockholm wrong-way e-mail raises hackles among ‘Friends’

Placer County Supervisor Rocky Rockholm is in an animal rights group’s doghouse after an e-mail knocking Friends of Placer County Animal Shelter President Rosemary Frieborn got i ...

County reconsiders use of free cars

Placer County supervisors who have enjoyed free SUVs and cars at taxpayers’ expense may decide today to curb that practice in the future. Supervisors Jim Holmes, Robert Weygandt, ...