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Del Oro escapes Thunder juggernaut with 0-0 tie

After a strong 9-2 preseason start the Rocklin High girls soccer team played host to Del Oro and was hospitable enough to let the Golden Eagles come away with a scoreless tie last ...

Del Oro girls drill Granite Bay

The Del Oro High girls basketball team raced past Granite Bay 67-34 Tuesday night as junior Brianna Ruiz led the way with 23 points, five assists, four steals and four blocks. Juni ...

Del Oro looks to reclaim title

LOOMIS — Raising a Sierra Foothill League banner has been somewhat of a tradition at Del Oro High. The Golden Eagles wrestling team has won it an outstanding 13 times since 1995 ...

Del Oro girls drill Granite Bay, 54-30

Junior Brianna Ruiz and Stephanie Geyer led the Del Oro High girls in a rout of Granite Bay in Loomis Wednesday night. Ruiz scored 21 points and had seven steals as the Golden Eagl ...

Del Oro takes SFL duel with Granite Bay

The Del Oro High football team fought Granite Bay, inch by inch, for every bit of its 28-24 win Friday night. The Sierra Foothill League rivals went into the matchup with identica ...

Placer to Kings: Goodbye or good riddance?

While the name still says Sacramento Kings, many of the team’s players have made their home in the gated, upscale communities dotting the foothills of Placer County. And for the ...

Budding entrepreneur grows success as Anna Sprout

The entrepreneur behind a new, growing company is a 10-year-old Franklin Elementary School student. When Anna Azevedo decided she wanted to take horseback riding lessons, she set ...

Del Oro girls post quality win

The Del Oro Lady Eagles made short work of a pair of Sierra Foothill League foes last week and then for good measure did the same to a quality non-league foe Saturday afternoon. L ...

Help a soldier phone home

Used or old cell phones can be donated for use by troops overseas at Treelake Self Storage, 9970 Hadleigh Dr., in Granite Bay. The NPO Cell Phones For Soldiers program collects the ...

Baker highly qualified for LUSD board

It is with great pride that we endorse the highly qualified Ann Baker as the right candidate for Loomis Union School Board. Ann packs a very impressive resume of experience needed ...

Del Oro grad makes mom's birthday despite rollover

A former Loomis Basin resident has a seatbelt to thank for saving his life. Greg Connolly, a 2001 Del Oro High School graduate, was recently driving northbound on Interstate 5 in C ...

Lessons are the 'mane' attraction at Patriot Farms

By the flair and meticulous care with which Karen Hannum runs her equestrian facility, Patriot Farms in Granite Bay, it seems she must have been born on a horse. Actually, Hannum ...

Granite Bay Supervisor Kirk Uhler could be off the recall hook

Placer County Supervisor Kirk Uhler may not be the subject of a recall drive after all. Members of Save Granite Bay, which is behind a possible recall petition drive, met earlier ...