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Students have learned the art of giving

It’s the season of sharing – the time of year for those with an inclination to open their hearts, and wallets if they have the ability, to help those a little less fortunate. ...

Media buzzing over mandarin health benefits

With sniffles and coughs heralding the start of cold season, word of Placer County’s super fruit is going viral on a national scale. Placer County’s mandarin orange crop is fro ...

Donate to Loomis Basin Christmas Basket program

Members of American Legion Post 775 made a $350 donation to the Loomis Basin Christmas Basket Program on Nov. 13. The program helps families in need from Loomis, Penryn, Ophir, New ...

Loomis engine sent to SoCal fires

A crew from the Loomis Fire Protection District has joined firefighting efforts in Southern California. Loomis Fire Chief Dave Wheeler said this week that the state Office of Emerg ...

Del Oro hits the big screen

Del Oro High School went big time this year with a football stadium big screen scoreboard. According to assistant principal Jeff Tooker, the JumboTron-type screen was donated by an ...

A simple dive turns dangerous for Del Oro athlete

Eager to escape triple-digit heat during halftime of a JV water polo game on Sept. 4, Del Oro High School varsity goalkeeper Jason Armes dove into the pool to warm up for his first ...

Holiday home tour to benefit Loomis Union School District students

Behind four-inch-thick, handcrafted wooden doors lies a secret courtyard that soon won’t be a secret any more. On Saturday, Dec. 6, the doors of this Monte Sereno home will swing ...

Ernie Klevin showing his art in Lincoln

Ernie Klevin, of Loomis, is among 10 Placer Arts League members participating in a Fall/Winter Membership Show through Jan. 13 at the Umpqua Bank Art Gallery, 571 Fifth Street, in ...

Del Oro frosh football team has perfect season

The Del Oro frosh football team capped a perfect 10-0 season last Thursday night by fashioning a 35-0 blanking of Oakmont. The Golden Eagles were 5-0 in Sierra Foothill League game ...