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Local residents inducted into the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi

Three area students, including one from Loomis, were recently initiated into the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation’s oldest and most selective collegiate honor socie ...

Auburn’s Top 5 All-Time Movie ‘Stars’ May Surprise You

After last week’s sometimes-controversial Top 5 All-Time Auburn Sports Stars rankings, Media Life is bravely going where no local journalist has gone before – ranking A ...

Looking Back column

LOOKING BACK From our archives; compiled by Howard Stitt 10 Years Ago May 11, 2006      The Loomis Art Loop, a free studio tour, includes jeweler Doug Horto ...

Media Life: Auburn’s Top 5 All-Time Sports Stars

Once upon a time, on a football field, baseball diamond, ski slope or track, Auburn could point with pride at an athlete who had risen in his or her sport to the upper echelons of ...

Media Life: 10 Who Made Auburn All The More 'Ausome'

What makes Auburn so unique and special to the people who live here – and the others who wish they did? Here are 10 names. A drop in  very large bucket. There are many ...

California Foundation for Agriculture in the Classroom celebrates 30th-anniversary celebration April 22

When Placer County Farm Bureau past President Barbara Johnson goes to the podium April 22, she will be honored as a long-time advocate of agricultural education. Johnson, 90, curr ...

DeWitt earns official Historic Place status

A compound of World War II hospital buildings in North Auburn was recently added to the National Register of Historic Places. The decision by the director of the National Park Ser ...

Shigeo "Shig" Yokote honored

The American Legion Post 775 honored SHIGEO “SHIG” Yokote on March 7, 2016 for his continuous membership of 70 years by presenting him with a 70 year certificate of mem ...

Farewell to former Sierra team doctor

After working with numerous professional athletes throughout his career, including San Francisco’s Jerry Rice, Steve Young and Joe Montana, Roseville’s own Dr. Brack Da ...

Del Oro High School FFA to hold tri-tip dinner fundraiser March 12

The Del Oro FFA will be hosting a tri-tip take-out dinner on Thursday, March 12 to fund conferences for two Loomis - Del Oro FFA events.   Take-out dinners cost $40 which in ...

Loomis fruit grower dies in tractor accident

Eric H. Hansen, a well-known and loved farmer and orchardist, died Feb. 28, following a tractor accident on his farm in Loomis. He was 57. Born June 20, 1958 in Sacramento, Hansen ...

Del Oro High School Band competes at home March 11 in Winter Spectacular fundraiser

The Del Oro High School Band’s Winter Spectacular performance offers two opportunities. Participants will see a stellar band performance while supporting hardworking young mu ...

Sports Chatter

There’s not too many who get a chance to experience it, but for Del Oro co-wrestling coach Dave Sanchez, count him in the club. Sanchez, a 1982 Del Oro High graduate, was a ...

State Assembly honors our champions

Del Oro's CIF State Champion Golden Eagles' football team was honored Monday by the California State Assemble for its outstanding 2015 season. Del Oro, which captured the C ...

Busted Flat Band to entertain at the Red, White & Blue Dance

For the third year running, the popular Busted Flat Band will kick off festivities at the    Red, White & Blue Dance.    The sixth annual ...