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Diane Nicholas’ Kindred Spirits Fawn Rescue competing for $10,000 in award money

To vote by Saturday: visit http://ladygodivaprogram.com/finalists. You can vote once a day. Diane Nicholas’ Kindred Spirits Fawn Rescue competing for $10,000 in award money ...

Drought reduces whitewater releases on Middle Fork American River

Whitewater outfitters on the American River’s middle fork in Placer County are facing fewer trips this summer. Upstream releases of surging water that buoy rafting trips on ...

New Dutch Bros. Auburn location opens BIG

Thumping bass and coffee bargains greeted Auburn on Wednesday as Dutch Bros. Coffee opened its new location in a big way. The electronic sign was up Tuesday alerting motorists alo ...

Dentist offers free dental services for Loomis military veterans May 15

On May 15, non-active or retired U.S. military veterans from Loomis will have the opportunity to receive free dental services. In a salute to Veteran’s Day, Dr. Barry Mercer ...

Emporium’s yard sale pulls in customers

The Loomis Hardware Emporium’s semi-annual yard sale attracted steady customers Friday. The two-day event takes place in May and October in front of the Emporium at 3601 Tayl ...

Linda’s Pizza serves up a hot deep-dish

As Linda Ellington serves a deep-dish pizza to a customer Friday, she smiles and hands him a fork. “You’d have to go to Chicago to get pizza like this,” Ellingto ...

Burglars hit Del Oro High School Ag department

Burglars stole $1,500 worth of key equipment for a special project from the Del Oro High School agriculture department greenhouse last week, according to school and sheriff offi ...

Rotary Club of Loomis Sunset hosts golf tournament

The Rotary Club of Loomis Sunset hosts a golf tournament at 1 p.m. May 14 to benefit former foster youth attending Sierra College. “Service above self,” said Loomi ...

An update from your Placer County supervisor

I look forward to communicating with the people of the greater Loomis community in this new monthly column. In this month’s column, I’d like to talk a little bit abo ...

Media Life: Placer County water embroiled in Starbucks Coffee flap

It’s one of those little-known facts about Placer County that’s been revealed in one of the darndest places. Mother Jones has the story and the cappuccino cups are rat ...