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Public fire safety classes available at Sierra College

ROCKLIN – With an exceptionally dry fire season underway, Sierra College hopes its evolving fire academy will soon attract aspiring firefighters and concerned civilians alike ...

Mailings starting on Cal Fire’s rural fire-fee bills

Cal Fire is resuming the collection of $150 rural fire fees and state Sen. Jim Nielsen, R-Gerber, is continuing to be one of its most vocal opponents. Fire-fee collections will st ...

Media Life: Mystery of Placer High bomb shelter solved

  One of last summer’s mysteries has been solved ... thanks to the Auburn Journal’s own “All Those Years Ago.” The bi-weekly compendium of news 50 ye ...

Update: Workshop goes up in flames on Harris Lane

UPDATE: A fire consumed a workshop and motor home on Harris Lane in Auburn early Thursday afternoon, but firefighters managed to contain it before it spread to the adjacent cottage ...

Multi-vehicle accident on Highway 65

A vehicle wreck involving a semi-truck and four other cars is backing up traffic and blocking the roadway on Highway 65 in Roseville. Just west of the Pleasant Grove on-ramp, an 1 ...

Loomis swim school teaches tots water safety

From ballerina kicks to superman glides, Sea Otter Swim School instructors in Loomis keep pint-sized students paddling toward safety. “Ever since I was little I just loved s ...

New equine med center offers first-class care

The Loomis Basin Equine Medical Center opened its doors to a new $3 million, 18-acre facility in Penryn, but, when it comes to serving the community, they insist they are staying s ...

Park spray pad opens for water fun

Loomis Town employee Justin Morillas cools off while putting the finishing touches on the Blue Anchor Park water spray pad and restrooms, slated to open this week next to the Loomi ...

Plea possible in Auburn Parent Teacher Club embezzlement case

  Prosecutors are offering to reduce a felony embezzlement charge to a misdemeanor if a plea deal can be reached with a former Auburn Elementary School Parent Teacher Club pr ...

Park spray pad now open

There's a great new way to cool off in town. It's the spray pad feature that opened today at Blue Anchor Park next to the Loomis Train Depot. The spray pad is activated by ...