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Students AIM-ing for a better future

Some students are aiming for excellence as they participate in a program that builds self-esteem, confidence and responsibility. Project AIM, in its ninth year, is held for three ...

Suicide suspected in death of elderly man

The body of an elderly male was discovered this morning at the Middle Fork of the American River near Auburn. According to Sgt. Ed. Clark of the Placer County Sheriff’s Office, t ...

School sign puts the brakes on out-of-control car

The Loomis Grammar School monument sign, facing Taylor Road, brought a wayward car to a stop at 9:24 p.m. Friday. Reports from the Loomis Fire Protection District and the Placer Co ...

Loomis traffic enforcement reduces injury accidents

When issuing citations, Placer County Sheriff’s Deputy Bob Brodovsky is often asked, “Don’t you have anything better to do?” His favorite response is, “No, I don’t.” ...

Drop in injury collisions is no accident

A few summers ago, I was terrified to see my son’s smashed up car surrounded by emergency personnel in a multi-car accident on King Road. Our car was totaled, but my son and anot ...

Granite Bay home burglary foiled

A Jan. 29 Granite Bay burglary interrupted by the homeowner has led to the arrest of a Sacramento man. His accomplice is being sought, according to Placer County Sheriff’s Office ...

Help strike out drug abuse

Enjoy a night of family fun while supporting a vital drug awareness program for youth from 4 to 9 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 22, at the Strikes Family Entertainment Center, located at 568 ...

Boy Scouts to honor Ed Bonner

Loomis resident and Placer County’s Sheriff, Ed Bonner, has been chosen as the 2008 Distinguished Citizen of the Year by the Golden Empire Council, Boy Scouts of America. Bonner ...

Cell phone 9-1-1- calls are now going to Sheriff's Department

Emergency 9-1-1 calls made from cell phones will now be directly diverted to the Placer County Sheriff’s Department. Cell phone users who previously dialed 9-1-1 were connected t ...

Traffic is top complaint of Loomis residents

The Placer County Sheriff's Department is once again preparing for the upcoming school year. One of our primary concerns in Loomis is the high volume of traffic and its related pro ...

Multiple fires occur in Loomis/Penryn area

Three different small fires occurred above Sierra College Boulevard, between Clover Valley and English Colony roads in the Loomis/Penryn area Thursday, July 17. The fires were loca ...

Slain deputy honored 30 years after his death

Retired Lt. Jim Voyiatzes of the Placer County Sheriff’s Department will never forget this day 30 years ago. Neither will dozens of other fellow officers, family and friends. ...
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