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Man wanted for driving into cattle surrenders

The man wanted for running down a herding dog and livestock during a Sierra County cattle drive turned himself in, according to Michelle Anderson, with the Sierra County Sheriff’ ...

Loomis school district names new superintendent

The Loomis Union School District board of trustees has named the new district superintendent. Gordon Medd, who served as the assistant superintendent of administrative services fo ...

Local family offers $1M for Del Oro pool renovation

A Loomis family has pledged $1 million in donations to build a new aquatic center at Del Oro High School. Rex and Grace Kamphefner hope to spearhead a $4 million resuscitation of ...

Court date delayed for Loomis triple-murder defendant

A Roseville man charged with murdering three people in Loomis made a brief appearance in a North Auburn courtroom Tuesday. Jeremy Ray Baker, 36, was in court for an early status c ...

Split-second separates Loomis man from fatal Amtrak passenger-car crash

It was a close call for a Loomis resident aboard the Amtrak train involved in a crash Friday 70 miles east of Reno that left at least six people dead. Christian Freed was in the pa ...

Witness: Driver punched teen

An Auburn man charged with drunken driving will appear in court next month, but it’s unknown whether he will face charges for allegedly beating a 16-year-old girl while witnesses ...

Local artist finds success with recycled materials

A local artist’s eclectic collection made exclusively from salvaged materials is setting sales records this month at the Flower Farm Nursery. Kermit McCourt, of Ophir, is the fea ...

Loomis School District to increase pay for new superintendent?

The soon-to-be-hired Loomis Union School District superintendent may end up with a bigger salary than the current superintendent. That news is startling to some, especially in lig ...

Five questions for Del Oro football

At first glance, the 2011 football schedule at Del Oro High School could be one of the most anticipated in recent memory. It’s only been six months since the team won their fina ...

Triple-murder suspect makes North Auburn court appearance

A Roseville man charged with murdering three people in Loomis made his first courtroom appearance Wednesday. Jeremy Ray Baker, 36, made a standard arraignment “not guilty” ple ...

Loomis woman arrested for poisoning husband

A Loomis woman was arrested Monday night on charges she poisoned her husband, according to Dena Erwin, Placer County Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman. Rachel Melody Bettencourt, 5 ...

Congratulations,Del Oro High School Class of 2011

2LO Class of 2011 Brandon Eric Acuna Robin Tyler Adair Seth Austin Ahlquist Derek Ryan Ainsworth Joshua Garrett Akin Erica Rose Allen Tylor Glenn Allyn Daniel Elijah Alta ...

Loomis triple-murder suspect to be arraigned Wednesday

Loomis triple-murder suspect Jeremy Ray Baker is to make his initial court appearance Wednesday in North Auburn. Detectives arrested the the 36-year-old Roseville resident Monday, ...

Suspect arrested in Loomis triple homicide

A suspect in Saturday’s triple homicide in Loomis has been arrested, said Lt. Mark Reed, with the Placer County Sheriff’s Department. Reed said Jeremy Ray Baker, of Roseville ...

'Multiple' deaths in Loomis home, investigation ongoing

Placer County Sheriff’s Department officers are on the scene on Rachel Lane, in Loomis, investigating a possible homicide involving multiple victims, said Sgt. Alfredo Guitron, S ...