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Colfax Chronicles

10 YEARS AGO Aug. 9, 2001 – Placer County Deputy Sheriff Mike Maynard spent his final patrol shift in Colfax Wednesday evening. Maynard, a 28-year veteran, began his retirement ...

Pet dog suffers third-degree burns

A Loomis family believes someone came onto their property recently and burned their dog with caustic chemicals. Chloe, a three-year-old Labrador retriever, is being treated for se ...

Super salaries: Supes open up county coffers for top-paid employees

Some of Placer County’s most generous employee contracts for the coming year were OK’d Tuesday by the Board of Supervisors. Topping the list was Dr. Olga Ignatowicz, who will ...

The arteries of Loomis flow black and gold

From the time Del Oro High School opened in 1959, “everything in Loomis flowed through it,” said Ed Bonner, a graduate of the Loomis icon. To Bonner, who graduated from Del Oro ...

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 ...

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 ...