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Nominate moms for smile makeover

Rocklin dentist Darce Slate DDS of PURE Dentistry is in search of a mother worthy of a smile makeover. Through nominations, a mother whose life has been affected by her smile, wi ...

Lovejoy gets six months and eight years for felony animal cruelty

The man who used a rifle to kill and wound pets and farm animals in rural Lincoln in 2008 was sentenced March 4 to six years and eight months in state prison. Collin Lovejoy, 20, ...

Slimmed-down Sierra College ag, auto, construction programs back on

Three threatened vocational courses at Sierra College are off the chopping block for now. The Sierra College board approved limited continuation of vocational automotive, agricult ...

Deadline nears to file for spot on June ballot

Three days before the filing deadline, Placer County’s ballot slate for the June 8 election is nearly in place. “There are still a lot of incumbents who will bring in papers d ...

Books and KFC - Students juggle work and high school

The beginning of the day for most Del Oro High School students is typical. They probably start off scrambling to make first block on time, followed by three class periods and brea ...

Placer Union district open enrollment ends April 1

The deadline for open enrollment applications for Placer Union High School District is April 1. The policy allows students to attend a school outside of their normal area of atten ...

4-H hosting rabbit event in Auburn

Gold Country 4-H will host its first rabbit and cavy event from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, March 20, in the small animal barn at the Gold Country Fairgrounds in Auburn. The event ...

Loomis Basin Soroptimists hand out honors

Soroptimist International of Loomis Basin held its awards night Feb. 24 at the Loomis Depot. Recognition and monetary awards were presented to Michelle Sanderson, Alexandra Onea an ...

Red Cross to offer free CPR training

Learn to save lives by taking free training during CPR Saturday on March 20. More than one hundred American Red Cross volunteers will host the free, day-long event designed to tea ...