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Coloma mill rises again at original James Marshall gold discovery location

COLOMA – Using time-tested techniques and tools, a crew of timber framers is bringing back to life a replica of the mill where James Marshall first spotted gold. Marshall&rs ...

Media Life: Prized 1848 Gold Rush nugget gets its due in Smithsonian list

  “Hey boys, by God, I believe I’ve found a gold mine.” Any school kid heard the story and many took the long, winding ride in the big yellow bus to a plac ...

History is a gold mine for Loomis resident

Loomis residents have a movie “star” living among them. He’s Gary Noy, director of the Center for Sierra Nevada Studies at Sierra College. Last week, KVIE, the Public Broadca ...

Blue Goose will be site of all-day music festival

An all-day music fest is planned for Loomis on Saturday, April 4. It will come in the form of workshops and jamming sessions, topped off by a City Folk Reunion concert in the eveni ...