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Excited Loomis send-off for Del Oro football team to state championship game

LOOMIS – A community’s pride swelled Thursday as a bus carrying the Del Oro High School football team bound for the state championship was enthusiastically sent off by a crowd ...

Heat turned back on for Del Oro-Placer football

Ask Placer County Sheriff Ed Bonner about the Del Oro-Placer football rivalry that will again play out tonight in Loomis and the floodgates of memories open. Bonner, a 1969 Del Oro ...

Railroad repairs may force Loomis road closures

Union Pacific track upgrades chugging toward Loomis promise to slow the pace this holiday season. The track renewal project, slated to hit Loomis Dec. 18, could close up to three ...

Lady Eagles volley

A season-closing win at Woodcreek Tuesday night could propel the Del Oro Lady Eagles’ volleyball squad into a top seed for the upcoming CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Div. II playoffs. ...

Hollywood animal trainer lauds Del Oro teacher

A Hollywood animal trainer credits a Del Oro High School teacher with giving him skills that have spelled success. Hayden Rosenaur, who graduated in 1986, wrote a letter to retire ...

Historic homes highlight holiday home tour

This charming granite home, once the clubhouse for the English gentry who founded Citrus Colony, now Penryn, is just one of the homes featured on the fourth annual Loomis Basin Hol ...

Local writer published in latest "Chicken Soup For The Soul" book

It isn’t hard to see why a local woman’s short story was chosen to be in the latest “Chicken Soup for the Soul” book. Loomis resident Alison (Mary) Shelton’s humorous s ...

County vintners and food featured at Taste of Placer County

Local vintners will share the fruits of their labor at the upcoming Taste of Placer County Wine and Food Festival to be held in Loomis next weekend. Thirteen county wineries will ...

Gary Doupnik Manufacturing closes

Gary Doupnik Mfg., Inc., announced the closure of its manufacturing facility after 35 years of operation, a victim of the state’s budget crisis. According to company president S ...

Adopt a cat - it's free

A full, mail-in rebate means you can adopt a cat like Daisy, shown in photo, for free through the Auburn Area Animal Rescue Foundation (AAARF). The adoption fee is $50 and will b ...