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Drive to recall Placer County Supervisor Kirk Uhler moves forward

Facing a fight for his political life, Placer County Supervisor Kirk Uhler used a budget meeting Wednesday to lash out at a Granite Bay group mounting a recall drive to remove him ...

Auburn home invasion, armed robbery reveal drug's attractions and dangers

The wake-up calls are jarring for Placer County communities when it comes to the spread of OxyContin abuse. In Rocklin, it was the morning when the letters on the high school’s ...

First cancer, now Western States

When you have been through what Andrew Sewell has faced, running 100 miles may seem more like a walk in the park. The Granite Bay High graduate defeated leukemia in just over three ...

One last chance to see top senior baseball players

The last chance to see an outstanding group of baseball players in their last high school action comes today at American River College. The Optimist All-Star Baseball games will ...

Sierra Foothill League announces all-league softball team

SFL MVP – Savannah Pingree, senior, Del Oro   First team Alicea Coy, junior, Roseville Gabby Gonzalez, junior, Roseville Alexi Johnson, junior, Roseville Kalei Lev ...

Parishioners work, make sacrifices to build church

For Father Arnold Ortiz, watching the growth of his parish, St. Joseph Marello Catholic Church has been one miraculous occurrence after another. From holding church services at a ...

Who will win the Division II baseball title?

Our newest poll at Placer Sports, our regional all-sports Web site, asks you to tell us which of the four surviving teams will win the Sac-Joaquin Section Division II baseball titl ...

Finishing the SFL all-league story

With my profoundest apology for not including it the first time, I am listing here the first and second team all-league lists for Sierra Foothill League girls basketball.This was t ...

District teachers are underpaid

We see many articles in the Loomis news regarding our local school district. However, there seems to be a significant lack of investigative reporting when it comes to district issu ...

Todd Ryland on president's list

Todd M. Ryland was among the 987 undergraduate students named to the Gonzaga University president’s list for fall semester 2009. Ryland, from Granite Bay, is a senior at the Spo ...

Introducing the Granite Bay Basketball Academy

“Fundamentals are the most crucial part of my game in the NBA," said former NBA star Michael Jordan. "Everything I did, everything I achieved, can be traced back to the way I app ...

Golden Eagles claw past Granite Bay

GRANITE BAY — When sharp-shooting Aaron Hendricks lost his long distance touch, he started slashing through traffic to lead Del Oro High past archrival Granite Bay. Hendricks fi ...

Eagles squeak past Grizzlies

The Del Oro High wrestling team stretched its Sierra Foothill League winning streak to 23 matches, barely holding off Granite Bay in Loomis. The Golden Eagles got four pins and tw ...