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Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (Oct. 14, 1960 Issue) Word was received of the death of Fred E. Kayo, 78, of Penryn. He was born Dec. 13, 1882 in Sacramento. The Loomis Volunteer Fire Department was ...

Local members of 442nd attend documentary reception

Central Square in Auburn was filled last week during a reception for the Northern California premiere of the World War II documentary “Valor with Honor.” The film by Burt Take ...

Loomis war hero Alfred Nitta dies at 87

Loomis lost one of his war heroes on Memorial Day. Alfred Nitta, who fought with the highly decorated 442nd Regimental Combat Team, died May 31, 2010 at the age of 87. Mr. Nitta di ...

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50 YEARS AGO (May 27, 2010 Issue) Mrs. Mae Yhnell of Loomis was installed president of the Woman’s Club of Loomis. Serving with her were Boyanna Brown, Louise Dudley, Jessie Helm ...

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50 YEARS AGO (April 22, 1960 Issue) Elective officers of the newly formed Parent’s Club of Del Oro High School were Steve March, president; Mrs. Ed Griffith, vice president; Mr ...

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50 YEARS AGO (Oct. 2, 1959 Issue) Loomis Sea Scouts of Ship 12 attended the first of several training sessions for the Winter Olympics at Camp Pahatsi and Squaw Valley. Loomis boys ...

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50 YEARS AGO (April 17, 1959 Issue) The 11th annual Japanese American Citizens League Picnic turned out to be the biggest in its history with an estimated 7,500 persons taking pa ...

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50 YEARS AGO (April 10, 1959 Issue) Mrs. Francis Lindsay entertainted the Musn’t Miss Bridge Club. Guest for the evening was Billie Munson. The Loomis Union Grammar School A base ...