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Loomis Memorial Day ceremony

From left, Del Oro student Joshua Ludwig, listens to a presentation by classmate Caleb Friden as Fuzzy Jarnigan, American Legion commander, looks on during last year?s Memorial Day ...

Council, residents oppose drug rehab facility

The Town of Loomis is joining with residents to oppose a drug and alcohol recovery facility in a home on a private driveway off Wells Avenue. At residents? request, Town Council t ...

Smotherman, Raskin advance to State

The season is over for the Del Oro High golf team after the Golden Eagles finished in fourth place at Monday?s CIF Northern California Regional Tournament, played at Butte Creek Co ...

There's an app for helping pets in an emergency

What would happen to your pets if an emergency prevented you from caring for them? That question prompted Karen O?Brien, of Loomis, and Mary Clark, of Gold River, to form Paws4Pur ...

Looking Back

50 Years Ago May 25, 1962 Frank Crossley, of Loomis, was named to membership in the American Hereford Association. The organization maintains accounts for over 80,000 breeders of ...

Relay thanks CSF teens

On behalf of the American Cancer Society and the committee for the Relay For Life Loomis, I want to thank the amazing students of Del Oro High School?s California Scholastic Federa ...

Rehab house buyer mislead seller

A home recently purchased in Loomis as ?owner-occupied? ? deliberately misleading the seller ? is planned to become an alcohol and drug treatment facility. We have gratitude and ...

Black and Gold Golf Tourney Set

The 17th annual Del Oro Black and Golf Scholarship Golf Tournament is scheduled for Friday, June 15th at Turkey Creek Golf Club, in Lincoln. The tournament is played annually to h ...

DO softball, soccer fall in CIF finals

Sometimes the best laid plans can go awry. If you don?t believe it, just ask the Del Oro High girls soccer and softball teams. Both Lady Eagle teams entered the CIF Sac-Joaquin S ...

Food Extravaganza brings town together for good eats

Appetites are building in anticipation of Saturday?s Food Extravaganza that will benefit the Blue Goose Fruit Shed renovation. The South Placer Heritage Foundation, a nonprofit th ...

Loomis runner narrowly escapes being hit in crash

A Loomis woman narrowly escaped being hit when a vehicle heading towards her lost control on a curve on Horseshoe Bar Road. Inez Ascona was taking her daily run on Monday, May 14 ...

Local elected officials thanked

What are locally elected officials good for? I was glad to find out recently when I had a family safety concern and wasn't able to generate the needed interest from a Placer County ...

Del Oro golfers win SFL No. 2 tourney

It was a bittersweet when the Golden Eagles golfers fired a 382 as a team to win the Sierra Foothill League's No. 2 tourney of the season, but the Black and Gold missed out on a ch ...

Orphaned, injured fawns find new life with rescue group

Spring brings new birth, and a Loomis rescue group is gearing up to help fawns that run into trouble. Kindred Spirits Fawn Rescue is in its second season as an independent rescue ...

Defense helps push Lady Eagles to soccer crown

The Del Oro Lady Eagles girls soccer team is living proof this season that defense does indeed win championships. Thanks to a stout defense that befuddled opposing offenses all ...