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Loomis Basin events calendar

Thursday A free, super craft session for children will be held at 10:30 a.m., Thursday, July 19, at the Loomis Library. For more information, go to placer.ca.gov/library. The L ...

Obamacare medical card scam strikes in Placer County

AUBURN CA - With a Supreme Court ruling in favor of the federal Affordable Care Act, a crook was at work in Placer County attempting to put a fresh spin on the old medical-card sca ...

Loomis doctor and wife recovering after fatality accident

Loomis doctor Gary Gramm, 68, and his wife, Karen, 65, are recovering from injuries sustained in a three-car accident on Interstate 80 that left one man dead. A Vacaville man was ...

Do seniors want NEVs?

I?m writing in response to Gordon Harris? letter about NEV pathways. I am so glad I am not the only one questioning the need for NEV pathways. Did any senior, or anyone, in the Loo ...

Car accidents increase in rural Loomis

Rural Loomis has seen an increase in traffic accidents recently said Nico Bonfilio, California Highway Patrol officer. Two accidents last week bring the count to four since May 1 ...

Wheeler grabs two medals at state meet

Del Oro High hurdler Casey Wheeler completed his standout high school track career by grabbing a pair of medals at last weekend?s CIF State Track and Field Championships held at Bu ...

Gridiron to Green golf tourney benefits junior and high school football

From the Gridiron To The Green is the slogan for the 1st Annual Del Oro Football Golf Tournament, on Monday, July 2, at Sierra View Country Club, in Roseville. This unique tournam ...

Baker, Simmons Selected Athletes of Year

Saying that Sam Baker and Brie Simmons were ?athletes for all seasons? at Del Oro High this past school year could be the understatement of the Golden Eagles? 2011-12 athletic acco ...

DO grad Merjano earns all-conference, All-American honors

Sierra College?s women?s softball team captured the Big 8 Conference championship this past season and won a regional and super regional tournament to advance to the recent Calif ...

Saving the sea turtles

Franklin Elementary School first-graders, from left, Jadeane Tiesing, Anna Dillard and Ameila Bach, students in Carolyn Basque and Katherine Leupp's class, with classmates helped b ...

Del Oro seniors are award winners

President?s Education Awards Keith Allred Brett Bacharach Jacob Ball Don Bollard Bryce Collins Taylor Cummings Kaitlin Dailey Talena Day Casey Duncan Trav ...

Retirees say technology has changed teaching

The four Del Oro High School teachers retiring this year have seen many changes over their decades-long careers. Although Chuck Gardner, Barbara Millhollen, Catherine Travers and ...

Looking Back

50 Years Ago June 8, 1962 The Loomis School District graduation program included speakers Dorothy Guy, valedictorian; Donna Schachitili, salutatorian; and honor speakers Janice Uy ...

Del Oro senior overcomes illness and inspire others

Despite an undiagnosed and sometimes nearly debilitating medical condition, a Del Oro senior continues to inspire others with her positive attitude. Last June while on a month-lon ...

Local cadet honored for excellence

Cadet Russell Bettencourt, son of Lawrence and Laurie Bettencourt of Newcastle, has been named to the Dean?s List for the Fall Semester at the U.S. Military Academy. To earn this ...