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Fish and Game patrols aim to keep humans, wildlife in line

From bears targeted by international poaching rings in the woods near Foresthill to undersized fish on an angler’s line at a lake near Auburn, the Department of Fish and Game is ...

All aboard for Placer County’s Heritage Trail tour

The doors at 18 museums around Placer County are set to creak open and welcome big crowds Aug. 7 and 8 for the third annual Heritage Trail tour. The doors will be opening wide for ...

Former officer in jail on ‘no-bail offense’

A former CHP officer is still in jail as of Friday afternoon on charges of suspicion of hiring someone to commit murder. Ruben Cesar Salgado, 37, was arrested and booked into Plac ...

Artist captures messages hidden in the clouds

Nine years ago, Tom Lumbrazo came to a literal fork in the road and took a piece of advice that saved his life. The Roseville resident drove down Highway 65 going 60 miles per hou ...

"Survivor" hopefuls converge at casino

Close to 1000 hopefuls lined up at Thunder Valley July 15 morning for their shot at fighting the elements and catty cast mates while foraging for food. A casting call for the popul ...

Whooping cough spike in Placer County spurs vaccination call

Whooping cough cases in Placer County have more than tripled so far this year compared to the same period last year. With the spike in a disease that puts newborns at the greatest ...

Sheriff nabs two burglary suspects

Jon Roman is a very grateful man who has nothing but praise for the Placer County Sheriff’s Department. Within hours of reporting a burglary at his rural Loomis home last Thursda ...

Car show rolls into Loomis Depot

Don's Classic Car Show is held in the summer from 4 to 9 p.m. on the second Saturday of the month at the Loomis Depot.

School's out, but work continues on campuses

It’s out with the old and in with the new this summer at two Loomis schools. Franklin Elementary and Placer Elementary schools are undergoing $700,000 in renovations financed thr ...