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Vacant North Auburn property eyed for new Placer County building

Questions surrounding costs and how a new structure would be used have sent Placer County Clerk Jim McCauley’s proposal to build a new $5.62 million warehouse in North Auburn ...

Media Life: National PBS show highlights Auburn 'pie place'

A new PBS documentary has Ikeda’s in Auburn in the spotlight for its pie-making. “A Few Good Pie Places” debuted in late-August, airing on PBS stations around th ...

Golf tournament benefits Del Oro Sober Grad Night

To help Del Oro’s Class of 2016 celebrate a safe graduation, the school’s Safe & Sober Grad Night Committee is kicking off its fundraising efforts with a golf tourn ...

Everyone invited to Blue Goose open house

The Blue Goose Event Center is one of the busiest venues in the Loomis area. The nonprofit South Placer Heritage Foundation runs the venue at Taylor and King roads and is respons ...

Placer supes looking at new crime lab, Auburn library landscaping upgrade

Placer County is putting funding into Auburn Library landscaping and a feasibility study for a new crime lab. The Board of Supervisors voted in favor of hiring Sacramento’s ...

John Lescroart to speak in Loomis on Sept. 29

John Lescroart, a New York Times’ best-selling author, is the next guest speaker in the Friends of the Loomis Library speakers’ series on Sept. 29. Lescroart is the au ...

Lions Club offers U.S. Veterans special membership fee waiver

The “Involve a U.S. Veteran” program, a nationwide initiative sponsored by Lions Clubs International, is being carried out in Loomis.  The program offers veterans ...

Tips for buying or selling a home in California

When it comes to California real estate, there are plenty of laws and rules related to the buying or selling of a house.   However, anyone who has ever purchased real estate ...

Class of 1975 reunion set for Oct. 24

The Del Oro High School Class of 1975 is holding its 40-year reunion from 5 to 9 p.m. Oct. 24 at the Blue Goose Hall in Loomis. “The reunion will be a great opportunity for ...

Class of 1975 reunion scheduled

The Del Oro High School Class of 1975 is holding its 40-year reunion from 5 to 9 p.m. Oct. 24 at the Blue Goose Hall in Loomis.  Soft drinks and heavy appetizers will be serv ...

Loomis Calendar

Thursday, Sept. 3 Coffee Connection is at 8 a.m. at the Loomis Train Depot, 5775 Horseshoe Bar Road in Loomis. Join the Loomis Basin Chamber of Commerce for networking and updates ...

Second drug test crucial in deadly bike crash outcome

While a plea deal meant David Lee Correa would not stand trial on charges connected to the death of cyclist Barbara Crowell, new information released after his sentencing sheds mor ...

Ex-E.V. Cain tutor convicted of illegal relationship with 14-year-old student

Weimar resident Gerald Keith Heisler will be sentenced Sept. 9 after being found guilty of charges connected to an illegal relationship with a 14-year-old student that included sex ...

Media Life: Folsom walks the line for Johnny Cash

Big things are happening at the other end of Auburn Folsom Road. Folsom, Auburn’s prisoncentric neighbor to the south, is moving ahead with more artful components of what is ...

Transportation Poll: Placer County sales-tax hike vote would fall short

Placer County voters can’t drive 66.66. That’s the two-thirds vote the Placer County Transportation Planning Agency would need to capture at the ballot box to put it o ...