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Granite Bay home burglary foiled

A Jan. 29 Granite Bay burglary interrupted by the homeowner has led to the arrest of a Sacramento man. His accomplice is being sought, according to Placer County Sheriff’s Office ...

Golden Eagles thump Thunder

LOOMIS — The technical fall might be the most underappreciated occurrence in wrestling. On Thursday night, however, three Del Oro High wrestlers showed that while the pin may be ...

Repeal septic system inspection legislation: Ted Gaines

The furor over mandatory septic system inspections and an estimated $325 fee that will have to be paid was evident at a town-hall meeting Thursday in Auburn. But there was also a ...

Sports Chatter: End Of Hoop Era Near?

In a gymnasium that has been unkind to his teams in recent years, Colfax High basketball coach Ron Pucci got to laugh last Wednesday night. Actually, Pucci probably just chuckled ...

Nolen’s double-double helps Del Oro survive

The Del Oro High girls basketball team received its first test in Sierra Foothill League play and survived Wednesday night in Loomis. Senior Courtney Nolen scored 19 points, grabbe ...

Del Oro's new culinary arts facility has restaurant feel

Del Oro High School is the home of a new, professional-grade culinary arts center. Walking into the $2.3 million culinary arts facility is like entering the kitchen of a busy rest ...

Diners enjoy fine food, views at High-Hand Conservatory

When you ask people what they like best about the restaurant at High-Hand Nursery, they all agree it is the setting, along with the food. High-Hand Conservatory serves lunch, dinn ...

State deficit to wreak havoc on local schools

The Loomis Union School District expects to weather the mid-year state budget cuts, but the next round for the 2009-2010 school year will be a different story. “Next year, we’ ...