Health & Fitness

Horse herpes virus in Placer but no threat yet to Tevis Cup

Tevis Cup ride organizers are staying the course, despite some skittishness in the horse community over the threat of a dangerous horse-herpes outbreak in California. The cause fo ...

Relay For Life fundraiser strides into town

The fight against cancer – and a wish to honor its survivors – will unite Loomis residents this weekend. The American Cancer Society Relay for Life will be held in Loomis for ...

Clothing line dedicated to the outdoors

A local descendant of famous naturalist John Muir is passing on his family’s legacy thorough a new clothing line dedicated to the outdoors. Robert Hanna, Roseville resident an ...

What's going on in Loomis?

Today Thursday Night Familyfest brightens up downtown Loomis this evening from 5 to 9 p.m., Thursday, May 12, and continues weekly through Aug. 25, at the Loomis Depot. Stroll thr ...

Loomis hoops it up for funds

Harlem-style basketball is thundering into town, and a rag-tag team of business leaders, educators and coaches may never be the same. “I think there will be some aches and pains ...

Volunteer outdoors with Canyon Keepers

Canyon Keepers is seeking volunteers to serve as docents in the Auburn State Recreation Area for the 2011 season. The non-profit volunteer-based organization assists State Parks ...

Paraplegic Loomis athlete gets back into action

A devastating injury and a recent medical problem haven’t stopped a Loomis man from enjoying an active lifestyle. Twenty-five years ago professional skier Bob Vogel experienced a ...

Gold Country Chaplaincy reaches out to the needy

In times of need or crisis, the Gold Country Chaplaincy is ready to provide spiritual, emotional and mental support. Chaplain Terry Morgan, executive director of the nonprofit orga ...

Community Calendar

The Loomis Art Loop, the eighth annual free Spring Open Studios Tour, runs from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, May 7 and 8, Mother’s Day weekend. See a group preview show ...

Become a grief-support volunteer

Grief Support for Widowed People will hold a free training program for new volunteers from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, May 13, in Auburn. Volunteers will be trained to help widowed pe ...