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Proposed site tour for priory set for July 14

Rain delayed a site visit to a proposed convent, but project advocates assured Loomis officials the sisters will be good neighbors. The Parks, Recreation and Open Space Committeeâ ...

Horseshoe Bar Road curve a danger to drivers

A sharp curve on Horseshoe Bar Road became the scene of a traffic accident Sunday night – one of many over the years. Kyle Coultas, of Granite Bay, missed a curve and rolled h ...

Burn ban

The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection has banned residential debris burns for the summer. CalFire announced that residential burn permits in Nevada, Placer and ...

Southpaw Kings rock to the top of local music scene

A local group of high school musicians has firmly established itself as one of the best contemporary youth bands in the greater Sacramento area. Southpaw Kings, made up of recent ...

3 injured in Foresthill Road rollover crash

Three people were airlifted to area hospitals following a single-vehicle rollover crash on Foresthill Road Monday. The accident happened shortly before 1 p.m. in the area of Porto ...

Grass fire burns on outskirts of Roseville

One home was threatened in a 50-acre grass fire that broke out around 5 p.m. Friday on Fiddyment Road just north of Roseville. “Firefighters were able to quickly do structure ...

Oakmont grad dies in Afghanistan

A graduate of Oakmont High School was killed in Afghanistan June 22. U.S. Marine Cpl. Gurpreet Singh, 21, of Antelope, died from wounds received while conducting combat operations ...

Bomhoff braves Badwater

Greg Bomhoff is used to people calling him crazy when they hear he’s running the Badwater Ultramarathon. That’s because the grueling, two-day footrace, beginning July 11, cove ...

Bittersweet ending for much-loved Auburn birthing center

More than 10,000 babies and 44 years after if first opened, Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital’s just-closed Family Birth Center was being remembered fondly by physicians, staff and ev ...