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Taylor Road accident victim identified

The man killed in Saturday’s traffic accident on Taylor Road has been identified. Antone “Tony” Eugene McKinley, 62, of Loomis, the driver of a black limousine, ...

Loomis man dead, female pedestrian injured in accident

A Loomis man is dead and a female pedestrian was injured after two accidents involving the same limousine vehicle occurred on Saturday morning on Taylor Road between Sierra College ...

Eagle Scout gets a surprise guest

Jacob Woliver, with Loomis Boy Scouts of America Troop 12, recently received his Eagle Scout award and had a Court of Honor on March 3 that included a memorable surprise.  Ja ...

Del Oro and Japanese students exchange culture

Traveling to a foreign country without knowing much of the native language can be daunting, especially if you are a teenager. Three weeks ago, 18 Japanese exchange students and th ...

Town asked to pony up for pool

Friends of the Del Oro Pool asked the Loomis Town Council for $250,000 to help build the new pool, but now the Town has to find the money. In exchange for a possible donation, the ...

Ask the Master Gardener: Dispenser, tape among methods for sowing small seeds

Question: Carrot seeds are a bugger to plant since they are so tiny and therefore hard to control. I usually end up wasting most of the seeds in the packet. Please tell me the best ...

Planting the seeds for organic gardening to flourish

For Patricia Boudier, organic gardening is the natural way. That’s what she wants to get across as a seminar speaker at this week’s San Francisco Flower & Garden Sh ...

LOOMIS BASIN EVENTS Teacher's Choice art show

Thursday There will be a Spring Equinox Labyrinth Walk at 5:30 p.m., Thursday, March 21, at Sierra Christian Church, 5645 Rocklin Road. For more information, call 837-1109. Satur ...

Rural road closures drag on

Three road projects in the Loomis Basin are behind schedule, inconveniencing both drivers and residents. While most of the blame can be placed on Mother Nature, other factors play ...