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Budding entrepreneur grows success as Anna Sprout

The entrepreneur behind a new, growing company is a 10-year-old Franklin Elementary School student. When Anna Azevedo decided she wanted to take horseback riding lessons, she set ...

Loomis man dies in head-on collision, two injured

A Loomis man is dead and two other Loomis residents were injured in a head-on collision late Tuesday afternoon on Horseshoe Bar Road, according to Dave Martinez, California Highway ...

Del Oro grad makes mom's birthday despite rollover

A former Loomis Basin resident has a seatbelt to thank for saving his life. Greg Connolly, a 2001 Del Oro High School graduate, was recently driving northbound on Interstate 5 in C ...

Loomis resident hosts sportsman reality series

A Loomis sportswoman is hosting her own weekly, reality television show. Jamie Susslin, 43, spent two years filming “The Ultimate Sportsman,” a 22-segment se-ries that pits 12 ...

Former fair official alleges wrongful termination in suit

A former fair official is suing the Placer County Fair Association for wrongful termination after he claimed the board fired him for reporting a sexual harassment incident. Brock ...

Roseville pair arrested for pimping teen

A Roseville woman who allegedly held a teenager against her will for prostitution was arrested Thursday. Her roommate, a known pimp, was also arrested for lewd acts with the minor, ...

Pet burro burned in chemical attack

Placer County Animal Services is investigating an attack on a Penryn burro that suffered chemi-cal burns. Betsy, a 23-year-old burro, is owned by Shannon and Bob McClurg, of Penry ...

Small cities, big pay

Placer County communities are paying city and town managers at Bay Area prices even though the cost-of-living index is about 30 percent less, a new grand jury report says. But in ...

Home winemakers uncork best vintages for competition

Homemade wine has come a long way in Placer County. The Fifth Annual Home Winemakers Competition and Barbecue, presented by the Placer County Wine and Grape Association, will judg ...