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Arent makes defense an art

There’s no such thing as a goaltender in basketball. If there was, however, Becca Arent would be suited for the position. Now a senior at Cal State Stanislaus, the 6-foot-3 Del O ...

Don't miss town's forum on creeks

Re: Expanded Creek Protection Zone (Loomis News, Jan. 18, 2009) – Landowners with Loomis creeks or drainage ways of any kind are encouraged to attend the Jan. 27 workshop (7 p.m ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (Jan. 23, 1959 Issue) Miss Nicki Hansen, 11-year-old daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Jim Hansen of Loomis, was to appear on the ?Mark Your Calendar? program on Channel 10 wit ...

Del Oro teen hears community's needs

Bailey Furgeson, 15, hopes to see change happen and has jump-started it with a charitable donation. The Del Oro High School sophomore, who lives in Newcastle, is a strong contribut ...

Council disbands Parks and Open Space Commission

Committees just might get more done than commissions, at least that’s what the Loomis Town Council decided. The council, at their Jan. 13 meeting, decided to eliminate the five-m ...

Teachers go back to class for writing workshop

The tables were turned last week when Loomis teachers became students during a district-wide writing training session. Loomis Union School District instructors got to sit at desks ...

Mr. DuBois goes to Washington

A chance to be part of history lured a Loomis resident to Washington, D.C.’s inaugural celebration. Larry DuBois, chairman of the Democratic Party in Placer County, had a seat an ...

DO boys win in OT; brace for key SFL stretch

It’s still early in the Sierra Foothill League boys basketball chase, but the Del Oro High Golden Eagles are facing the rugged stretch of their schedule that could play pivotal d ...

Trojans take the title

Franklin Elementary’s Trojans captured the championship of last weekend’s Placer Shootout 7th grade tournament held in Loomis. The Trojans rolled through four straight foes inc ...