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Time for local control of our local schools

After orientation for incoming freshman at Del Oro High School, a Loomis Union School District trustee was asked why he was not introduced with the other trustees. The confusion wa ...

Expect to get caught if you drink and drive

In an effort to keep California’s roads safe, every available California Highway Patrol officer will be out on the road during the upcoming Christmas maximum enforcement period t ...

Sounds of the season

Penryn Elementary School students put on a Christmas program, serenading each other with holiday songs and music on Dec. 18. All of the Loomis Union School District's schools are o ...

Welcome the New Year in town

Ringing in the New Year close to home will be a lot easier this year, with even more choices. Two new restaurants in Loomis are both offering festive evenings to celebrate New Year ...

Restitution hearing postponed in case of football star

The decision of whether or not former Del Oro High School football star Ryne Gonzalez, 21, will pay $2,000 in restitution for damages incurred by the victim in an August 2005 alter ...

Baskets filled with cheer

Over 330 families from Loomis and Penryn, and from Rocklin to Newcastle, will have a good Christmas meal and extra toys for kids, thanks to the Loomis Basin Christmas Basket Progra ...

Golden pear bough

The leaves of a Bradford pear tree in rural Loomis provided a last of fall color before recent rains. Winter began Sunday, Dec. 21.

Boys to face Bear River in Kendall Arnett Tournament

Del Oro’s boys varsity basketball team, off to an 8-1 start to the season, will open play in next week’s Kendall Arnett Tournament at Placer with a 6:30 p.m. first-round game o ...

Wrestlers show well, Hawaii tourney next

It still may be early in the prep wrestling season but the Del Oro Golden Eagles varsity wrestling team is making some big noise. Competing in the highly competitive Zinken Classi ...