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A Chance for Bliss to benefit from silent auction

Left behind when his owners moved, Prince, a 34-year-old Thoroughbred and ex-race horse with a crooked leg, shows off some of his personality at A Chance for Bliss Animal Sanctuary ...

Loomis Eagles are soccer champs

The Loomis Eagles, a Loomis Youth Select Soccer Team U-14 girls team, hold their first-place trophies after taking a 3-2 win over the Sunrise Tigers in the Fair Oaks Soccer Tourna ...

Term limits are good for Loomis

Please do not turn the Term Limits for Loomis Town Council Initiative into something that it’s not. Please take it at its face value and for the good and positive changes that it ...

Fire smoke can make air unfit for some

Hazy skies and the smell of smoke were two signs in Auburn on Monday of fire in the region. The nearest blaze was in Yuba County, where more than five square miles had gone up in ...

Foresthill man survives accident after falling asleep

A Foresthill man was in “fair condition” Friday after he fell asleep at the wheel and woke up pinned under his dashboard Thursday. Sheldon Shostek, 33, reportedly said in his ...

Local crews sent to cover state fires

State officials have called for help from local firefighters as large blazes have forced mass evacuations and burned thousands of acres of forestland in California. As of Friday, ...

I-80 accident sends driver to hospital with major injuries

A pickup driver was reportedly pinned under their dashboard in a major injury accident on Interstate 80 in Loomis Thursday morning. According to an online report from the Californ ...

UC students will finally get their degrees

A decades-long wrong will finally be corrected this year. Among the 110,000 Japanese and American of Japanese ancestry who were removed from the West Coast into internment camps i ...

Band members put through their steps at camp

Some Del Oro High School students are all jazzed up after completing a week of band camp. “It’s more or less hell week for the band, but it’s fun,” said sophomore Eric Buch ...

Fish & Game Commission to recommend against deer hunt

The California Department of Fish and Game won’t recommend any special, Loomis-area deer hunt, according to biologist Craig Stowers. Stowers, a senior wildlife biologist with st ...