History

Looking Back, Loomis column

LOOKING BACK From our archives; compiled by Howard Stitt   10 Years Ago Aug. 28, 2008     Army Pfc. Logan Moss, a 2005 Del Oro graduate, is participat ...

Auburn focus in HBO Golden State Killer documentary

The Golden State Killer lurked in the shadows of California's consciousness for much of the 1970s and 1980s. But when ex-Auburn Police Officer Joe DeAngelo was arrested in Apr ...

Looking Back, Loomis column

LOOKING BACK From our archives; compiled by Howard Stitt   10 Years Ago Aug. 21, 2008     Susan Hamada, a 1975 Del Oro High School graduate, is teachi ...

Roseville Community Hospital

Pictured is and early photo of the original Roseville Community Hospital. Serving Placer and Sacramento counties, the hospital officially opened in November 1952. Roseville Comm ...

Looking Back column

10 Years Ago Aug. 14, 2008     The driving force behind keeping local agricultural alive is PlacerGrown, a nonprofit organization designed to help local farm ...

Looking Back column

LOOKING BACK, Loomis; From our archives; compiled by Howard Stitt   10 Years Ago Aug. 7, 2008     Kids participating in a basketball camp at Placer S ...

Looking Back column

LOOKING BACK From our archives; compiled by Howard Stitt 10 Years Ago July 31, 2008     Thanks to Mark Foley, owner of Blue Goose Produce, Loomis now has a Farme ...

Looking Back column

LOOKING BACK From our archives; compiled by Howard Stitt   10 Years Ago July 2, 2008     It takes a small army to run a team of 240 swimmers on the Lo ...

Looking Back column

LOOKING BACK From our archives; compiled by Howard Stitt   10 Years Ago July 17, 2008     The Loomis Library is busy with great summer programs and bo ...

Remember This? 1978 Cop Classic photo captures future killer, future sheriff

The Placer County Sheriff’s Office and California Highway Patrol had a friendly rivalry going in the 1970s that found an outlet every winter on the basketball court. The ann ...

Looking Back column

10 Years Ago July 10, 2008     Children at the Loomis Library were asked, "What book did you read recently?" Katelyn Brechtel, 8 - " 'Duck ...

Looking Back column

LOOKING BACK, LOOMIS  From our archives; compiled by Howard Stitt 10 Years Ago July 3, 2008     Hundreds of fires in Northern California have filled th ...

Looking back at Loomis

10 Years Ago June 26, 2008 Eric and Yarda Hansen of Pine Hill Orchard are practicing the art of biodynamic farming. “It involves an intensive set of practices that strive ...

Delano Quarry in Rocklin

Pictured is a historical image of the Delano Quarry in Placer County, circa 1890’s.

Heritage Trail Museums Tour offers summer of free museums in Placer County

Museums throughout Placer County will offer free admission on select Saturdays all summer as the Heritage Trail Museums Tour returns for its 11th year. A total of 22 museums will ...