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Water witchery brings magic to Placer County well searches

Wendell Ellis grips the ends of two narrow strands of steel, one in each fist. The ends are pointing straight ahead. He – or more correctly “they” – are in ...

Shutdown closes offices, fed services in Auburn area

Shockwaves from the partial federal government shutdown were starting to reverberate through the Auburn-area foothills Tuesday. The U.S. Forest Service ranger office in Foresthill ...

Del Oro 4000 to be contested Saturday night

While other Del Oro students will be at the Homecoming Dance, the cross country team will be hosting its third annual  Del Oro 4000 Cross County Invitational Saturday night. T ...

4-0 Eagle Frosh take on undefeated St. Mary’s

An opportunistic defense and big plays on offense helped push the Del Oro Golden Eagles frosh football team past Folsom, 29-23, last Thursday at Del Oro. Now 4-0 on the season, th ...

Golden Eagles outlast Grant Pacers

A year after Del Oro and Grant’s football teams played to a nail-biter of a finish in a thriller at Del Paso Heights, the Golden Eagles and Pacers decided to do it again last ...

Suspended sentence for mom in Auburn child’s 1970 bathtub drowning

ROSEVILLE -- No longer facing charges of murder in the death of her daughter, Patricia Lee Thomas shed tears Monday in a Roseville courtroom before walking out a free woman. The 6 ...

Sierra hosts training in workplace organization

To guide companies in using Workplace Organization and Visual Controls, or 7S methods, to improve productivity, Sierra College Center for Applied Competitive Technologies and Conti ...

Landscape thieves strike

Loomis Self Storage may have relocated their boat and RV storage to Doupnic Manufacturing on Rippey Road, but owner Brian Hogan is still trying to keep the landscape work they did ...

Loomis man finds water job a dream

Brent Smith, of Loomis, loves working with water so you could say working for the Placer County Water Agency (PCWA) for 25 years has been his dream job. But it gets even better fo ...