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Gold Country band has opening for pianist

The Gold Country Senior Band has an opening for a pianist to substitute occasionally or to play alternate weeks. All band members are volunteers. The Senior Band rehearses the firs ...

Widowed persons group to meet April 1

Widowed Persons Association of California will hold its monthly get-acquainted dinner at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, April 1, 2010 at the Sizzler restaurant in Auburn. Reservations are due ...

Community Briefs

Friends of the Library, Loomis will meet at 10 a.m. Thursday, March 25, in the Jessie Helms room at the library. In addition to raising funds to purchase books, furniture, suppli ...

Jungle Book coming to McLaughlin Theatre Company

McLaughlin Theatre Company presents Disney’s “Jungle Book” at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, March 26 and 27, and at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 28, at the McLaughlin Studio Theatre, 3 ...

Senior projects are worth keeping

Senior projects have become a very real rite of passage for Del Oro High School students. In order to graduate, students must complete a senior project. In this week’s Loomis Ne ...

Scholar athletes recognized

Travis Doupnik, Spencer Butterfield and Eddie Love are the winners of the Scholar-Athlete Award, presented March 10 in Sacramento by the Sacramento Valley Chapter of the National F ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (March 25, 1960 Issue) Winners of blue ribbons at the County 4-H presentation day held at E.V. Cain School in Auburn were Jim Carlisle, Butch Hooper, Kathy Garrison, ...

130 mph Auburn car chase sends two teens to jail

A 130-mile-per-hour car chase through Auburn that ended in a crash landed two teens in jail this week. Evan Myles Bogovich, 19, of Folsom, remained jailed Tuesday while his 18-yea ...

Woman pushing car killed by passing vehicle

A 34-year-old Roseville woman is dead after being struck by a vehicle on the Foothills Boulevard overpass Monday evening. Dawn Rachael Nelson was hit by a northbound 1993 Jeep Gra ...

Body found below Foresthill Bridge ID'd as El Dorado Hills man, probable suicide

Emergency personnel recovered an apparent suicide victim Tuesday from below the Foresthill Bridge. Placer County Sheriff's Search & Rescue team members and sheriff's deputies loca ...