Loomis

Opening day of Lincoln Youth Soccer is always a kick

The temperatures were still a little warm this weekend, but the play was even warmer as the Lincoln Youth Soccer League held its opening day of the 2011 season, Saturday. Although ...

Raid reveals animals in ‘dungeon-like’ barn

At least 13 neglected dogs and dozens of farm animals were rescued Tuesday when the Humane Society of the Sierra Foothills conducted a raid at a Loomis property, according to Rosem ...

Stop stealing tea party signs

I live in Loomis and have joined the Loomis Tea Party Patriots. I believe that our governments are on the wrong course — local to Washington D.C. I have been working in our boo ...

Another View: Join the online coupon party at Marketplace Deals

We didn’t make a Super Bowl commercial featuring Timothy Hutton or a blue-collar mechanic who found new life in a red dress. We don’t plan on signing up a national, brand-name ...

Our View: Interesting lineup of candidates, and a tough job awaits

The upcoming election to fill the vacancy in state Assembly District 4 will feature a quick campaign — and a familiar name. Beth Gaines, wife of former assemblyman and current st ...

Alleged Loomis burglars still in jail

Three Loomis residents are still in jail after being arrested over the weekend for several Loomis residential and vehicle burglaries. Placer County Sheriff’s deputies arrested J ...

Aphid-sized insect threatens California’s citrus

An insect that is ravaging citrus trees in Florida and has been found in Southern California hasn’t reached Northern California yet. And local growers want to make sure it doesn ...

Family’s horse dies, but saves four teens

A Loomis family has lost their horse, but their grief is softened by the fact that his death may have prevented serious injury to four teenagers. According to the Dietz family, at ...

Placer PIO retiring after 20 years of service

Anita Yoder — Placer County’s public information officer — is retiring in mid-December after almost 20 years of telling the county’s story. Yoder, 66, said she’s stepping ...