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Patience and play are the keys to raising sons with autism

Parenting three young boys can be a challenge, but when the brothers all have autism it takes incredible patience. Stephanie Blackard (nee Gillette), a 1996 Del Oro graduate, and ...

Jessica Ferguson laps life's challenges

Jessica Ferguson hasn’t let the fact that she is in remission from a potentially fatal disease stop her. The college junior from Loomis swims competitively at the University of C ...

Media Life: Placer County products are Emmy nominees for “Deadliest Catch”

“Deadliest Catch” has netted another Emmy nomination for cinematography, which means Placer County products Todd and Doug Stanley are up for a second win. The brothers – Tod ...

Autopsy finds no obvious cause of death

A forensic autopsy performed on the body of a young woman found last Friday adjacent to Del Oro High School failed to determine a cause of death, according to Lt. Jeff Ausnow, with ...

Woman's body found at Del Oro High School

The body of a black woman, appearing to be in her mid-20’s, was found at the side of Boyington Road, near the intersection of King Road, early this morning, according to Lt. Jeff ...

Del Oro’s Tooker hired as district assistant superintendent

Jeff Tooker, a Del Oro High School assistant principal, has accepted the position of Assistant Superintendent for Educational Services for the Placer Union High School District, ac ...

Close encounters of a bear kind

A mama and baby black bear made a Loomis appearance Monday afternoon near Folsom Lake. “I was really excited,” said Del Oro High School senior Ryan Raynal, 18, who photographed ...

Olympian to teach at wrestling camp in June

American Elite Wrestling Camps will hold its fourth annual wrestling camp June 15-18 at Del Oro High in Loomis. Mike Zadick, a member of the 2008 US Olympic team, and two-time NCA ...

Del Oro students get hands-on learning

Del Oro High School students are having hands-on experiences that don’t involve texting or video games. They’re enrolled in the school’s Industrial Arts and Vocational Agric ...

Meet the new big man on campus

A new principal will lead Del Oro High School through the challenge of state deficits and budget cuts. Dan Gayaldo, 51, who currently serves as a Del Oro vice principal, has been n ...

Landry takes pole vault competition at Stanford Invitational

Del Oro High School's track team participated in the two-day Stanford Invitational, held March 27 and 28 in Palo Alto. Top marks for Del Oro’s contingent included Mackenzie Landr ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (Feb. 27, 1959 Issue) The First Congregational Church of Loomis honored the choir in their worship service. Frank Law led the congregation in the reading of the “Lit ...

Arent makes defense an art

There’s no such thing as a goaltender in basketball. If there was, however, Becca Arent would be suited for the position. Now a senior at Cal State Stanislaus, the 6-foot-3 Del O ...

Community Briefs

Chamber to install officers Jan. 15 Join the Loomis Basin Chamber of Commerce as it inducts Brian and Nancy Hogan of 4LogoGear.com and Loomis Self Storage to the 2008 Business Hall ...

Del Oro JVs hand Woodcreek first loss, 40-13

It should be an interesting final two weeks of the Sierra Foothill League JV football race. Thanks to a lopsided 40-13 domination of previously undefeated Woodcreek last Friday nig ...