boy scouts

Outdoor tribute to veterans draws hundreds

Men and women who have served the U.S. in the armed forces, both past and present, were honored Monday morning at the Memorial Day ceremony held at Del Oro High School’s Gold ...

Rocklin Scout builds bulletin board for dog park

On Saturday, Jan. 25, Wade Osborn and his fellow scouts from Boy Scout Troop 435 assembled and installed a two-sided community bulletin board for the Rocklin Residents Unite for Fi ...

Rocklin Scouts celebrate 100 years, honor veterans

More than 350 scouts gathered in full uniform at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to honor local veterans and to celebrate 100 years of affiliation between the churc ...

‘Scouting for Food’ throughout Gold Country

Local Boy Scout troops throughout the foothills, from Newcastle to Nevada City, will be out in force this weekend to collect donations of groceries for holiday food baskets. As pa ...

Reader Input: Flag upgrade deserves praise

We wish to commend the students, Boy Scouts and leader who noticed the condition of the old flag flying at Placer High School, who took action and raised a new flag (“Student ...

Mendocino County crash kills one; Newcastle Boy Scouts hurt

POTTER VALLEY, Calif. (AP) — A man driving a van full of Boy Scouts from Newcastle died and five of his young passengers were injured in a five-vehicle crash in Mendocino ...

Boy Scouts approve plan to accept openly gay boys

GRAPEVINE, Texas (AP) — The Boy Scouts of America threw open its ranks Thursday to gay Scouts but not gay Scout leaders — a fiercely contested compromise that some w ...

California judge orders release of Boy Scout files

  LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tens of thousands of documents detailing two decades of sexual abuse allegations within the Boy Scouts of America must be turned over as part of ...

Committee forms in response to flap over facilities fee

With cameras rolling from three Sacramento television stations, through a standing-room-only crowd the Rocklin City Council heard from citizens upset by a proposal that would start ...

Scouting groups balk at city’s facilities charge

The use of fee-waivers for a few nonprofit groups that use city facilities will cease next year, to the dismay of Rocklin scouting groups that have been able to assemble in city bu ...