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Roads closed in Pilot Hill area for manhunt

1:50 p.m. UPDATE Jan. 21 A search in the Pilot Hill area was unable to locate the man authorities were looking for today. The El Dorado County Sheriff's Office was advising re ...

Search on for potential North Auburn homeless shelter site

The initial, tentative steps in a search for a potential homeless shelter site in North Auburn are taking place, with a report by a commercial real estate business providing a glim ...

People to watch: Finding historical relevance in North Auburn buildings

Ramona Brockman traces her love for old buildings back to an 1870s Victorian in Denver, Colo. The house was her grandmother’s and she looks back now with appreciation for ma ...

Del Oro student, football player, killed in crash

Ronny Andrews, a Del Oro High School senior, was killed Saturday night in a single-vehicle accident in Rocklin. Lt. Scott Horrillo, of the Rocklin Police department, said the caus ...

Man wounded in Loomis deputies’ shoot-out Monday in serious condition

The suspect in Monday’s shooting in a Loomis shopping center remains in serious condition at a Roseville hospital, according to the Placer County Sheriff’s Office. Rod ...

A soggy day (in Auburn town)

One more storm down. Another on the way. It’s a regular occurrence at the start of 2016 as drought gives way to more normal conditions. On Tuesday, with the ground in Aubur ...

Storm pattern improving water outlook

After four years of drought, a return to more normal winter weather is improving the outlook for the coming year’s Nevada Irrigation District water supply. General Manager R ...

Loomis calendar, starting Jan. 21

Thursday, Jan. 21 AARP Tax-Aide volunteers available by appointment only by calling 878-6249. Help is offered at Lincoln City Hall, second floor, 6th and F streets in Lincoln. The ...

Shooting in Loomis Update from 10:22 a.m. Jan. 18, 2016

A 49-year-old Fresno man, Rodney Hance, was wounded in a shootout with sheriff’s deputies Monday morning in a Loomis shopping center, according to the Placer County Sheriff&r ...

Del Oro student killed in Rocklin car crash

The Placer County Coroner's Office has identified the driver killed in a car crash Saturday on Park Drive as 18-year-old Earl Andrews Galindo, from Loomis. According to a news ...

Scientist with ties to area helps measure methane gas leak in southern California ….

When Stephen Conley flew out of the Lincoln Regional Airport at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, he was headed toward what some scientists are calling one of the greatest natural disasters in re ...

Accused cop killer found mentally fit for trial

SACRAMENTO – The prosecution of accused double-cop killer Luis Bracamontes moved forward Friday after a Sacramento judge deemed the defendant mentally competent for court pro ...

Free tax preparation offered at Loomis Library

The Tax-Aide Program will again offer free federal and state tax preparation this year.  This service will be offered by appointment only on Tuesday and Wednesday afternoons ...

Media Life: Silence proving golden for Auburn filmmaker

When we last heard from Brandon Vedder, the Placer High grad and ace cinematographer was fresh off the success of 2012 documentary “La Source” and deep into a new proje ...

2015-2020 Dietary Guidelines for Americans

The 2015-2020 Dietary Guidelines for Americans were released this month with a new focus. Instead of the spotlight shining on individual nutrients and food groups, it ...