Opinion

Parents Club chooses 'Count Down '64 of the Del Oro Pad' as 1964 Del Oro Carnival theme

50 YEARS AGO July 24, 1964 -- The Del Oro Parents Club chose the theme "Count Down '64 of the Del Oro Pad," for the upcoming Del Oro Carnival. The name given to the ...

Let the youth express their joy

Gosh, I just love your town. On a recent drive to the store I drove through the intersection of King and Taylor and you can't help miss the Del Oro senior class handiwork. Wh ...

McClintock is a perfect fit

The June 3 primary produced a landslide victory for our incumbent congressman. While many were looking to the gubernatorial race for a blowout, Congressman McClintock’s 55.9 ...

Crude oil spill can happen

Articles have run on the to-date 500 percent increase in the rail shipment of toxic and more flammable crude oil from the Dakotas and Alberta. (They) centered on the risks of derai ...

Film fest was fab

Kudos to the Del Oro Environmental Club and their recent film fest!  It was a thoughtful presentation of documentaries concerning our fragile environment and how it's b ...

Thanks for the food closet donations

A big thank you to the community for their generous contributions of food for the Postal Carriers Stamp Out Hunger campaign on Saturday, May 10. The Loomis Post Office contribute ...

Don’t lose your boat to a thief

Reading through the classifieds in a mailbox delivery advertisement paper recently, I saw it again: an area resident was requesting information for an offered reward about his stol ...

How young can you be to lawfully hunt?

This is not a trick question. Like my dad with me whenever he went hunting, I was chomping at the bit to go along. I flat out couldn't wait to put a pheasant on the table, to g ...

Media Life: “Draft Day” movie has Auburn creative connection

When “Draft Day” starring Kevin Costner lights up movie screens across the United States today, former Auburn resident Gareth Smith’s work will be a big part of w ...

READER INPUT: Prayers to the Doupniks

The community lost a great man recently. For those in our community that did not know Gary Sr., his generosity stretches from one end of town to the other and places beyond.   ...