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Roseville to host Tri-County Job Fair

Job seekers in Placer, Sacramento and El Dorado counties are invited to a free job fair Aug. 21 in Roseville, according to a news release Monday. A collaboration between those thr ...

Senior Peer Counseling, Training available in county

Placer County Senior Peer Counseling provides education and services to support the wellness and self-sufficiency of the older adults of Placer County. Volunteers provide counsel ...

Placer Water exceeds state water-saving target

Placer County Water Agency customers are turning into overachievers when it comes to water saving. Latest figures released by the Water Agency show treated-water use down from the ...

Citizens sue Rocklin over Sierra Gateway Apartment

Upset with Rocklin City Council over its approval of a controversial housing complex in May, two local citizens’ groups are suing the city and its council in hopes of halt ...

Award-winning historical author and storyteller to speak at Train Depot Saturda

Award-winning author and storyteller Mark McLaughlin will present a collection of stories based on tales of the American West Saturday. The 11 a.m. fundraiser at the Loomis Train ...

Placer Food Bank hosts its community garden breakfast

Placer Food Bank hosted its first community garden breakfast at Sierra Christian Church in Loomis on July 31. The breakfast’s purpose was to bring awareness to the four Pla ...

School’s back in session for Loomis youth

Although temperatures will probably reach triple digits this week, summer is unofficially over, at least for the 4,129-plus Loomis students registered in kindergarten through 12th ...

Loomis calendar for Aug. 13 to Aug. 23

Loomis Calendar   Thursday, Aug. 13  “Birds” juried art show reception is from 6 to 9 p.m. at Auburn City Hall, 1225 Lincoln Way in Auburn. Awards presente ...

Golf tourney helps local Boy Scouts

Boy Scout Troop 12, in Loomis for more than 90 years, is having a good year. That’s according to Terri Martin, Troop 12’s committee chairwoman. “We have 37 Scou ...

Placer County Sheriff looking for public's help

SHERIFF EDWARD N. BONNER RELEASES THE FOLLOWING: The Placer County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in finding those responsible for firing a do ...

Placer County Sheriff looking for public's help

SHERIFF EDWARD N. BONNER RELEASES THE FOLLOWING: The Placer County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in finding those responsible for firing a do ...

Horseshoe Bar-Penryn MAC recommends zoning change

Local property owners may soon have more flexibility in developing their land if the Placer County Board of Supervisors accepts a recent recommendation from the Horseshoe Bar-Penry ...

Loomis Library honors three for service

Mike Lee remembers when the Loomis Library was downtown, next to his market, and he shared a bathroom with the librarian. Friends of the Loomis Library celebrated 35 years at its ...

CUBS FANS: Auburn father-son duo show exemplary judgment in Wednesday bear sighting

Just four days after an Auburn resident shot and killed a black bear that wandered onto his property on Alta Drive, an Auburn father-son duo captured extraordinary images of a moth ...

2015 Tevis Cup: From Montpellier to Greenwood, the French Connection

Nestled about 20 minutes from Auburn, in between Cool and Georgetown is the tiny community of Greenwood. At some point today, one of Greenwood’s 1,128 residents, Dominique C ...