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Del Oro has final say

There was an aura of anticipation in the air Friday afternoon at Placer and Del Oro high schools as the two rival teams prepared to knock helmets for what could be the final time. ...

Grads called to support stadium

Some things just don't last forever. That's exactly what has happened with the stadium at Del Oro High School and that's exactly why an all-class reunion benefit evening is planned ...

Jack Morris spreads Lions club goodwill in Pakistan

Just one week after returning to Loomis from a goodwill trip to Pakistan, Jack Morris listened anxiously to the news to learn the fate of the South Asian country in the aftermath o ...

Local teen visits country of his infancy

Seventeen-year-old Samuel Canty of Loomis sometimes thinks how different his life would have been had he remained an orphan in Romania. He got a glimpse of what might have been whe ...

Measure H seeks support for local university

A seemingly softball question with some hardball political baggage that continues to dog its progress to the Nov. 8 ballot box, Measure H will ask voters to give their non-binding ...

Cowboy poet spins tales about life in the West

Cowboy poets put their love of the cowboy way of life to words. Waddie Mitchell, one of the best in the business, will be in Loomis Nov. 11 and 12 as the featured artist in the 11t ...

Local agriculture under spotlight

A collaboration between Loomis Basin farms, ranches, vintners and the Horseshoe Bar Grill is taking place during October. Chefs at the Loomis restaurant, along with five other fine ...

Loomis contractor stung by state board

A Loomis contractor was arrested twice last week in an undercover sting operation performed by the Contractors State License Board to crack down on unlicensed contractors in Rockli ...

Service, procession pay tribute to fallen police officer

ROSEVILLE - Although the burial service was reserved for family, close friends and members of the Rocklin Police Department, the memorial for Matthew Redding on Friday at Adventure ...

Spotlight on Senior Project

Name: Amanda Wilson Age: 17 Hometown: Newcastle Career Goals: CIA agent Senior Project: Organizing and participating in activities at Siena Care Center in Auburn Amanda Wilso ...

Loomis hosts annual Arties award ceremony

While Hollywood plays host to the Oscars, here in Loomis it's the Arties. About 60 people attended the annual awards ceremony held Sunday afternoon at the Blue Goose Fruit Shed. Th ...

Wrong-way driver faces murder charges

A Sacramento man who reportedly killed a Loomis motorist while driving the wrong way on Interstate 80 last Tuesday will now face murder charges. According to court documents, Visil ...

Man at center of disappearance probe in court

An Auburn man in custody on weapons charges and considered a "person of interest" in the disappearance of Christie Wilson, pleaded not guilty to felony charges in an Auburn courtro ...

Eco-terror trio pleads guilty to arson charges

SACRAMENTO - In a surprise move, three Sierra College students pleaded guilty to eco-terrorist charges in a Sacramento courtroom Friday. Ryan Lewis, 22, of Newcastle, has remained ...

Loomis pair arrested for alleged four-car burglary

Two Loomis men and one juvenile were arrested early Mon-day for allegedly burglarizing four cars in the Loomis area, the Placer County Sheriff's Department reported. James Earl Phi ...