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High Hand's Maple Rock Gardens opens for one-day tour

Maple Rock Gardens will haunt visitors long after they leave, as is the hope of owner Scott Paris. Paris has posted a quote at High Hand Nursery, which he owns and operates. The q ...

Loomis triple-murder case back in court

  Facing the death penalty, accused triple murderer Jeremy Baker made a brief appearance Wednesday in a Roseville courtroom. Baker, 33, is accused of multiple murder in the ...

Volunteer chaplains give support in times of need

Some recent graduates are going out in the world to provide comfort, care and support. Their commencement speech, like so many others, focused on dedication, touched on sacrifice ...

Memorial Day Ceremony is Monday

Members of American Legion Post 775 stand at attention during last year’s Memorial Day Ceremony. The community is invited to join Del Oro students to honor the service and sa ...

LOOMIS BASIN EVENTS: Girls Night Out is Thursday

SATURDAY The 5th Annual Artful Bra Show and Auction Night of Support is 5-8 p.m., Saturday, May 25 at High Hand. The wine and appetizer event benefits the American Cancer Society. ...

Placer Water considers rate increases

A spike in the wholesale cost of water from Pacific Gas & Electric and an ongoing demand for operational upgrades is spurring the Placer County Water Agency to consider its fir ...

Car crashes into Loomis home, 2 hospitalized, 1 critical

The driver of a red Dodge Viper lost control of his car on Horseshoe Bar Road Sunday evening and crashed into a home, setting it ablaze. California Highway Patrol officer Dave Mon ...

Ophir School STEM gets green light

Ophir Elementary School teachers received a green light on the new science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) curriculum they presented to the school board. Satisfie ...

LOOKING BACK: Gas was 25.9 cents per gallon

50 Years Ago May 17, 1963 Services were held for John G. Stanley, 73, a native of Loomis. He was a retired plumber. The Loomis School band and orchestra led by Mrs. Don Whitehead ...