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Del Oro boys open league play on wrong foot

The expected competitiveness of the Sierra Foothill League boys basketball race this season hit the Del Oro Golden Eagles flush in the jaw last Thursday night. Playing a talented ...

Lady Eagles take first setback

The Del Oro girls basketball team saw its perfect season record take a hit last Saturday in a non-league match up against a quality Kennedy of Sacramento team on the road. Sparked ...

Common Good Classic coming Jan. 17-18

Basketball will be the game, but charity will be the cause of the second annual Common Good Classic, to be held Friday and Saturday, Jan. 17 and 18, at Del Oro High School. The bas ...

Suspect arrested for robbery of pharmacy in Loomis

A suspect in the Sept. 26 robbery of the Raley’s supermarket pharmacy has been arrested. Matthew Lynn Foster, 22, was taken into custody at his residence on the 1000 block of Liv ...

Grieving horse owner warns of trail danger

“Get off the trails before some one gets killed.” That’s the message Jeri Sust, of Newcastle, wants to share with those illegally using off road vehicles at Folsom Lake. S ...

Frosh boys beat Woodcreek in first SFL game

The Del Oro freshman boys basketball team expanded its winning record to 14-0 with their first Sierra Foothill League win against Woodcreek on Thursday, Jan. 8. The final score was ...

Del Oro basketball loses to Woodcreek

Del Oro High School's varsity basketball team (10-4) led 24-22 halftime after trailing by three at the end of the first quarter, but could not hang on against Woodcreek Timberwolve ...

Loomis fire claims two lives

“It’s heartbreaking,” said Fire Chief Dave Wheeler, of the Loomis Fire Protection District. Wheeler was commenting on the deaths of an elderly Loomis couple, Frank and Ann ...

USA gas station upgrades its pumps

Some USA gas station patrons are flummoxed by upgrades recently made to the gas pumps. The station, located on Taylor Road, closed for three days, from Dec. 29 to 31, to allow the ...