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Free fall clean-up set for Saturday at Del Oro parking lot

If you live in the Town of Loomis, now’s the time to get rid of all that “stuff” cluttering up your yard, garage or home. Load up your car, truck, or small trail ...

Paris, High Hand receive Vision Award

Contributions to the local community, economy and environmental practices at High Hand Nursery have earned Scott Paris a Sierra Vision Award from the Sierra Business Council. ...

Helping hands ease burden for Applegate Fire victims

A blackened, leafless landscape left in the wake of the Applegate Fire signals a new effort to rebuild after firefighters have left the area. Over the weekend, volunteers were hel ...

Michaels craft store on schedule for Nov. 16 North Auburn opening

Michaels, North America’s largest arts and crafts specialty retailer, is poised to open a new store in North Auburn. The grand opening date will be Nov. 16, with a ribbon-cu ...

Auburn woos 100K Ultra Race of Champions away from Colorado

Auburn-area trails will play host in September to the Ultra Race of Champions, with $5,000 on the line for top male and female 100K finishers. The four-year-old endurance run has ...

Today is last day to submit letters to the editor regarding Nov. 4 election

Midnight Monday, Oct. 20, is the deadline to submit letters to the editor about candidates, races or issues that appear on the Nov. 4, 2014 ballot. Letters that meet guidelines wil ...

Community event was a harvest of fun

Heckler the Horrible Clown, a creation of former Universal Studios stuntman Chris LaCentra, could be found at the Loomis Grammar School Harvest Fair where he volunteered his tim ...

Bring on the bands

Over its more than five decades of existence, the Del Oro High School band has earned a reputation of excellence. The marching band will put its colors on display Saturday when ...

South Placer Jail situation costs cops time on streets

With six incorporated cities and towns, and 21 additional communities, Placer County’s law enforcement agencies face geographical challenges in making arrests and booking sus ...

Auburn getting pumped up over plummeting gas prices

Auburn-area motorists continue to enjoy a drop in gas prices. AAA Northern California’s monthly gas survey is formalizing what motorists have been seeing over the past week ...