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Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (Sept. 23, 1960 Issue) Loomis 4-H Club members did well at the Roseville and Auburn fairs. Exhibitors included Jim Carlisle, Stanley Carlisle, Susan Carlisle, Barbar ...

Man brandishing handgun robs Auburn's West America Bank

A man brandishing a handgun robbed the West America Bank in Auburn on Monday, Auburn Police reported. The bank robbery – the fourth this year within Auburn city limits and sixth ...

How Do I Help Support/Sponsor MEASURE A - Term Limits for the Loomis Town Council?

If you, or anyone that you know is interested in endorsing, supporting or sponsoring MEASURE A - "Term Limits for the Loomis Town Council", please contact us at: termlimitsforlo ...

Festival celebrates National Honey Month

Beehives, honey and the related flying, stinging insects called bees may not exactly scream September. But we’re actually smack dab in the middle of National Honey Month. While t ...

Fatal freefall: Jobless contractor took desperate turn into bank robbery

Hours before suspected bank robber Gregory Ray DeFord was shot and killed by a sheriff’s deputy, he had told his wife that he would not go to prison. Deann DeFord said she had s ...

Driver killed in head-on crash was Roseville resident

The man killed in a head-on collision Thursday after he fled Roseville Police in a stolen vehicle has been identified as 28-year-old Calvin Lee Tooker, of Roseville. The driver he ...

Former cop waives preliminary hearing

The ex-cop charged with drug-related felonies and murder-for-hire waived his right to a preliminary hearing after a judge rejected a request to close the proceeding to the public. ...

Man charged with sex with minor sentenced

A man with a fairly lengthy criminal history who was charged with unlawful sex with an underage Auburn girl was sentenced to further time in the Placer County Jail. The Auburn Pol ...

One Athletics gives an extra boost to special needs athletes

A special needs cheerleading team is taking athletics in Loomis to a new level this year at One Athletics, a new training facility. The program is the only one of its kind in Loomi ...