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Patient launches campaign against proposed pot ban

A Roseville man has launched a campaign to keep a proposed ban on outdoor medical marijuana cultivation off the books. Mike Waak, 46, says the best way to prevent the ordinance is ...

Sheriff's Explorers looking for support

Cricket Strock, left, waits her turn while Placer County Sheriff’s Explorers Kyle Glau, of Auburn, Brian Amato, of Cool, and Trevor Nelson, of Foreshill, all from Post 901, sell ...

Upland game clinic coming to Hastings Island in Rio Vista

If you mention upland game hunting, the first thing that comes to mind is pheasant, those imported, colorful Chinese chickens.But upland game consists of many more types of birds, ...

Gathering celebrates locally grown tomatoes

If you have not yet met the Bloody Butcher, Mr. Stripey or the Mortgage Lifter, it’s not too late. They, along with dozens of other tomato varieties, are being marched out this ...

What's going on in Loomis?

Today School starts for the Loomis Union School District schools today, Thursday, Aug. 18. Thursday Night Familyfest livens up downtown Loomis tonight from 6 to 10 p.m., Thursd ...

Tdap clinic offered for students

All students entering seventh through 12th grade must provide proof of immunization against whooping cough, also known as pertussis, for the 2011-12 school year. In light of Calif ...

Looking Back

50 Years Ago August 18, 1961 Services were held for Bert Norberg, 75, a native of Sweden. A building contractor, he died while overseeing work on the Penryn Fire House. Mr. and ...

Rash of car burglaries plague Loomis

Thieves recently burglarized vehicles in Loomis neighborhoods and at Del Oro High School. At least eight vehicles have been broken into since July 20, in Loomis, according to Dena ...

Sweeps in Street Stock, Mini Cup at speedway

Richard Poppert Jr. and Tommy McCarthy recorded sweeps in the Street Stock and Mini Cup divisions, and Dan Jinkerson led wire to wire in the Modified main event to highlight NASCAR ...

Rocklin woman stabbed by unknown assailant

A 42-year-old woman was attacked in the parking lot of an apartment complex on South Grove Street at 9:50 p.m. Friday night, reported Rocklin Police Cpl. Adrian Passadore. The Roc ...