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Loomis Basin Food Pantry cupboards are bare

With its shelves almost empty, it’s getting harder for the Loomis Basin Food Pantry to help the needy. “Things have changed,” said Gary Doupnik, whose wife, Betty Doupnik, is ...

Getting out of the financial doghouse

A bank foreclosure is threatening the home of 69 disabled, old, and special-needs animals and their two human caretakers. A Chance For Bliss Animal Sanctuary in Penryn has provid ...

Locals help nab crooks

Friday, Nov. 13, was an unlucky day for two suspected bank robbers. Their escape was thwarted by Jim Foster and Mike Edwards, two mild-mannered businessmen who aren’t usually inv ...

Get in the holiday spirit on home tour

Some local homeowners have already begun the daunting task of decorating their homes for the holidays. They’re getting a head start to be ready for the second annual Loomis Basi ...

Judge settles traffic mitigation fee debate

A Superior Court judge has ordered the City of Rocklin to work with the Town of Loomis on traffic mitigation fees. Loomis’ battles with Rocklin over developments along their shar ...

Cowboy weekend was a kickin' good time

If you weren’t one of the folks who took in some of the Cowpoke Fall Gathering fun last weekend, here’s what you missed: Thursday evening, the 15th annual cowboy poetry and mus ...

See trees in their splendor

High-Hand Nursery will hold free walking tours at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 21. High-Hand is located at 3750 Taylor Road.

Students 'saling' their way to Washington, D.C.

Elementary school students in the Washington D.C. Club are holding fundraisers to finance their spring-beak trip to the nation's capital. A recent rummage sale, held at Placer Elem ...

Local law officers honor their own

It was an evening of celebration of success and of remembrance during the annual Placer Law Enforcement Agencies awards night. More than 30 officers, volunteers, dispatchers and l ...

Soroptimist offering scholarships to women

Soroptimist International of Loomis Basin is offering several awards and scholarships to local women. Presentations will be made in February for the Women’s Opportunity Award, Vi ...