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Winter storm door opens wide Sunday on Auburn, Sierra ski resorts

Mountain biker Travis Emerson took to the trails at the American River confluence near Auburn to get in one last long ride before the storm door opens wide this coming week. At th ...

Dream house up for grabs

The Ronald McDonald House Charities is raffling away a $1.7 million dream house in the Granite Bay Los Lagos neighborhood. The 4,900 square foot Mediterranean estate sits on one a ...

Students share the warmth with needy

Fifth-grade students at Loomis Grammar School have completed a community service project that will bring a bit of warmth to needy children. During November, students organized a on ...

Golden Eagles fly away with Arnett championship

Del Oro High School Golden Eagles Aaron Hendricks, Remi Barry, Chris Ross, Luke Cochran, Garrett Penney, Chris Konen, Spencer Butterfield, Quincy Shelby, Jon Root, Derek Ainsworth ...

McClintock visits Loomis eighth-graders

Congressman Tom McClintock addresses eighth-graders from the Loomis Union School District at Franklin Elementary School. He stressed the importance of the US Constitution and field ...

PlacerGROWN Farm Conference in Lincoln Jan. 30

The PlacerGROWN Food and Farm Conference will run from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 30, at Lincoln High School. Over 25 workshops will held in addition to the keynote address by ...

Mandarin Royal Court

Alexis Garcia, of Loomis, is the 2009 Young Miss Mandarin Queen. The Royal Court includes Allycia Pace, Junior Miss Mandarin Queen, and Breanna Weed, Mini Miss Mandarin Queen. Eigh ...

A pair of pedal pushers

Five-year-old Kalin Katri and her dad, Chris Schendel, chose Saturday afternoon, Jan. 9, to take leisurely ride down Walnut Street Saturday. Kalin is a kindergartener at Loomis Gr ...

Sheriff’s academy open for registration

Want to go behind the scenes of the Placer County Sheriff’s office? It’s time to sign up for the Sheriff’s Community Awareness Academy, which offers an inside look at the law ...