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Del Oro runners travel to Southern California

Del Oro runners travel to Southern California The Del Oro High School cross-country team will join 20,000 high school runners at the 2008 Mt. SAC Cross Country Invitational this we ...

Golden Eagles face Roseville tonight

It’s now or never for the Del Oro High football team. Granite Bay had its way with the Golden Eagles in the teams’ Sierra Foothill League opener last week, rattling off 50 unan ...

Golden Eagle girls JV water polo first in league

Del Oro High School girls JV water polo team earned first place with 11 wins and only one loss in league play this season. Led by co-captains Callie Ley and Sarah Mekebri, the eigh ...

Parent Club makes impact at Del Oro High School

“The goal of Del Oro Parent’s Club is to provide for the students, parents, and staff to make the Del Oro High School experience the best possible,” said Kathleen Devitt, cur ...

Wildland control burn scheduled for Saturday

Students of the California Regional Fire Academy will get a chance to experience wildland firefighting in a controlled environment during a control burn that will begin at 9 a.m. S ...

Community loses teacher, friend

A circle of support has formed around the family of Steve Marc Hanson, a Placer County resident who died Oct. 8 after a valiant battle with cancer. Steve Hanson, 48, was a teacher, ...

Tracy Lynne Rufenacht

Tracy Lynne Rufenacht, also known as Tracy Clark, passed away peacefully after a courageous four year battle with cancer. She was 38. Tracy is survived by her husband Mi ...

Two pumpkin patches open in Loomis

Horton Farm Pumpkin Patch now in 4th year Horton Farm, known for iris flowers in the spring, now has pumpkins for Halloween. Carving pumpkins, as well as cooking and mini pumpkins ...

Community Briefs

Meet the candidates at community forum A free community forum for Loomis Town Council candidates will take place from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 23, at the Blue Goose, 3550 Tayl ...

Mom puts fun in science

Cheryl McNabb is a parent on a mission. Her mission is to bring hands-on science learning to the students at Franklin Elementary School, and someday she hopes, to all of the seven ...

Council OKs transportation agreement

The Loomis Town Council has voted to team up with other Placer County cities to form a new joint transportation agreement to provide service to the elderly and disabled. At their O ...

Four vying for three Loomis Fire Protection District seats

Four candidates are vying for three seats on the Loomis Fire Protection District board of directors. The incumbents are John Shearer, Dennis Gage and Bryan Thomson. Jon Bergstrom i ...

Golden Eagles have 2 dozen consecutive SFL wins

When Hal Steinbeck took over the girls golf program at Del Oro High School three years ago, his inexperienced group of freshmen and sophomores won only two matches that fall. Stein ...