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Book celebrates Sierra Nevada

Sierra College has published an anthology on the Sierra Nevada entitled "The Illuminated Landscape: A Sierra Nevada Anthology." The book of essays, poetry and stories was edited by ...

Help the environment

A lot of people think that the water that goes down our storm drains will go to a water treatment plant to be cleaned. Not true! We have two separate systems. The water that we put ...

One last chance to see top senior baseball players

The last chance to see an outstanding group of baseball players in their last high school action comes today at American River College. The Optimist All-Star Baseball games will ...

Sierra Foothill League announces all-league softball team

SFL MVP – Savannah Pingree, senior, Del Oro   First team Alicea Coy, junior, Roseville Gabby Gonzalez, junior, Roseville Alexi Johnson, junior, Roseville Kalei Lev ...

PG&E must pass on costs

In response to Eric Byer’s letter (Loomis News, May 27): Mr. Byer, you are correct that Roseville Electric and SMUD’s rates are lower than PG&E’s rates. But are you aware why ...

Who will win the Division II baseball title?

Our newest poll at Placer Sports, our regional all-sports Web site, asks you to tell us which of the four surviving teams will win the Sac-Joaquin Section Division II baseball titl ...

Loomis murder sparks a dark time for area Chinese

The Central Pacific Railroad completed major construction on the eastbound leg of the transcontinental railroad in 1869 and U.S. Census records show that by 1879, 21 of the railroa ...

Support of Rocklin city manager's pay is outrageous

Fiscal conservatism, a core Republican value, has been trampled by the Rocklin City Council in its outrageous support of the city manager pay scheme. This is a perfect example of ...

Reader has suggestions for public officials

Public officials since, and including, Gray Davis were supposed to act in the best interest of the public, not the public employees. With the daily unfolding of the secrets of mass ...

Manager's pay was a mistake

A universal cultural value is that theft, looting and stealing are wrong. Such aberrations stem from an obsessive “worship of wealth” led by greed where values of integrity, tr ...

New poll at Placer Sports - defending baseball titles?

The participation in our last poll at Placer Sports (www.placersports.com), our regional all-sports Web site, generated a lot of buzz as more than 3,000 or our readers (64 percent) ...

Finishing the SFL all-league story

With my profoundest apology for not including it the first time, I am listing here the first and second team all-league lists for Sierra Foothill League girls basketball.This was t ...

Red Cross to offer free CPR training

Learn to save lives by taking free training during CPR Saturday on March 20. More than one hundred American Red Cross volunteers will host the free, day-long event designed to tea ...

CIF releases basketball state tourney brackets

The CIF released the brackets for the state high school basketball tournaments Sunday with some interesting matchups all around. In boys Division II, a 12-team Nor Cal bracket h ...

Woodcreek stops Rocklin, now one win from section crown

Cashing in a second-quarter explosion that gave it as much as a 21-point advantage, the Woodcreek High boys basketball team took care of business Thursday night with a 71-64 win ov ...