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Between a rock and a hard place: Questions surround Placer DA charges for Colfax youths

Did District Attorney Brad Fenocchio go too far in the case of three Colfax-area youths his office has elevated to adult court from the juvenile justice system? Or is it a case of ...

Holiday travel means DUI enforcement

Local law enforcement agencies are reminding residents to keep safe driving practices in mind this Labor Day weekend. According to AAA, 3.5 million Californians will be on the roa ...

Family sues Rocklin church, pastor for harboring pedophile

The family of a 14-year-old Loomis girl molested by a youth pastor at Crossroads Community Church in Rocklin are now suing him and the church for allowing the abuse to occur. The c ...

Real estate magnate steps down to fight “baseless” sex allegations

Mike Lyon, CEO of one of the leading real estate businesses in Sacramento and the foothills, has taken a leave of absence from his post because of a legal cloud now hovering over h ...

Auburn robber connected to eight other thefts

A man who robbed the Bank of America on High Street in Downtown Auburn Friday is being connected to eight other bank robberies. According to Sgt. Dave Lawicka of the Auburn Police ...

Loomis resident hosts sportsman reality series

A Loomis sportswoman is hosting her own weekly, reality television show. Jamie Susslin, 43, spent two years filming “The Ultimate Sportsman,” a 22-segment se-ries that pits 12 ...

County smooths things out on Taylor Road

Motorists traveling a section of Taylor Road in Penryn are enjoying pothole-free driving. Last week, crews from the Placer County Department of Public Works applied a layer of asph ...

Bridge-raising project still under fire

Caltrans officials said Horseshoe Bar Road may be closed for as little as 10 days during bridge raising, which Loomis Fire says is still too long. Bridge closures of up to 60 days ...

Pay abuses 'very unlikely'

Scandals over grossly overpaid city administrators and elected officials have locals wondering if the same could happen in Loomis. According to Perry Beck, town manager, it’s ...

Opponents want Measure A removed

Opponents of Measure A, the town council term limits initiative, have asked the initia-tive’s authors to remove it from the ballot or disavow it. Sandra Calvert, member of No on ...