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Placer County transit officials to pick new expressway route

Placer County transit officials are getting ready to choose a final route alignment for a new area expressway, the proposed Placer Parkway. “Even with the improvements, I-80 will ...

Loomis awash in celebration this weekend

Put on your party hat, grab a warm coat and get ready to sing and be jolly at the Loomis 25th anniversary party and Christmas tree lighting. Saturday’s festivities, hosted by the ...

Order up — giant burger lands in Loomis yard

The Pickerel family of Loomis didn’t go to a drive-thru to order a hamburger. They got a giant hamburger, as well as a hot dog and slice of pizza, delivered to their home instead ...

Loomis community keeps on giving

You did it. You helped fill the once-empty shelves of the Loomis Basin Food Pantry. However, there’s still more to do. Since the recent Loomis News story appealing for donations, ...

'Nutcracker' features Loomis dancers

Placer Theatre Ballet’s “Nutcracker” has become an annual tradition for foothill families. The classic ballet, to be performed at the Placer High School Theatre, features pro ...

Local organization is a friend to wildlife

The Gold Country Wildlife Rescue is non-profit organization dedicated to the rescue and rehabilitation of injured and orphaned wildlife. Each year, Gold Country Wildlife Rescue pro ...

Country Christmas Faire at Loomis Veterans Memorial Hall

The 35th annual Days of Yesteryear Country Christmas Faire opens at 6 p.m. Friday, Dec. 4, at Loomis Veterans Memorial Hall. The craft show, which includes a lasagna luncheon, cont ...

This is how Del Oro dances

Over 100 Del Oro High School dancers will strut their stuff when Del Oro Dance presents "This is How we DO it!" next weekend. Performances are at 2 and 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 12, in ...