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Four arrested for alleged stealing scheme in Auburn

Police arrested four adults who they say used distraction techniques to steal numerous items from several stores on Sunday in the Auburn area. The Auburn Police Department located ...

Two arrested in Rocklin following county-wide mail theft spree

At about 7:20 a.m. Sunday, Rocklin police officers stopped a suspicious vehicle in the area of Granite Drive and Sierra Meadows Drive. There were two female occupants of the vehicl ...

Pumpkins: Carve ’em, chuck ’em, put ’em in a pie

The pumpkin is, by far, the most storied vegetable around. It plays a significant role in not just one, but two major American holidays. In literature, it’s been turned into ...

SFL teams 11-19 in preseason

At first glance, the Sierra Foothill League’s overall non-league football win-loss record of 11-19 doesn’t look like anything to write home about. But it’s true, the proud a ...

Eagles Clip NU in soccer, 2-1

Keeping in form with an expected tight race for Sierra Foothill League soccer honors, the Del Oro Golden Eagles squeezed out a 2-1 win over Nevada Union last Thursday under the lig ...

Looking Back

50 Years Ago October 5, 1962 Services were held for Andrew K. Rasmussen, 67, a life-long resident of Rocklin and Loomis. He was a WWI veteran. His family operated a dairy and frui ...

Debate continues on Heritage Park

Stakeholders and Town residents presented opposing views at a recent Heritage Park workshop. While possibilities for the first public open space in Loomis excited some, others at ...

Historic steam engine thunders past Loomis

Union Pacific Railroad’s historic Steam Locomotive No. 844 blasted through Loomis last Thursday afternoon, blowing its whistle as it made its way to Sacramento as part of UP's 15 ...

Dance honors American armed forces and veterans

A Loomis woman has found a way to honor and raise funds for military members and veterans, while creating a fun event for locals. The Fourth Annual Red, White and Blue Spooktacular ...

Local company makes sports wearable

A local sporting goods company that has helped athletes suit up for more than 40 years continues expansion into new territories. Since 1969 the Doyle family has been at the helm of ...

SoCal detectives allege another robbery by group under arrest in Placer

AUBURN CA - A gunpoint robbery in Southern California is being tied by investigators to a group of five people now in Placer County custody on similar allegations surrounding robbe ...

Town council candidates disagree at forum

Editor’s note: This is the first in a two-part series on the Loomis Town Council Candidate’s Forum held on Sept. 26. The Loomis Town Council Candidate Forum, held last week, a ...

Loomis Basin events calendar

Today Union Pacific Railroad’s steam engine No. 844 is scheduled to pass through Loomis on Thursday morning, Oct. 4. The historic engine will depart from Roseville at 10:01 a.m. ...

Local law enforcement agencies discuss officer safety, training for force

In the wake of two separate officer-involved shootings in Placer County in one week, authorities are discussing the training members of local law enforcement receive when it comes ...

Otten Named National Tight End Of The Week

Ryan Otten's outstanding start to the 2012 football season continued this week. Otten, a senior at San Jose State who graduated from Del Oro High in 2008, was named Tuesday as th ...