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Bomhoff off and running again

Greg Bomhoff is no stranger to long runs. Not your five and 10 mile variety, but the 100-plus ones. The veteran ultramarathoner has run in the Western States Endurance Run and won ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Expo offers free entertainment, seminars, panels and speakers

This weekend it’s all about entertainment and how to create, produce, and make money on music, films and videos using new technology – and it’s all free. The Content, Creati ...

Del Oro grad killed in action in Afghanistan

U.S. Army Staff Sgt. James M. Christen, 29, a 2000 Del Oro High School graduate, died in Afghanistan on Tuesday, July 19, while supporting Operation Enduring Freedom, the Departmen ...

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 ...

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 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 ...

GameTruck offers mobile video gaming

What is GameTruck? It’s mobile video game theater in a 32-foot RV that holds four, 55-inch flat screen LCD TVs; four Wii consoles; four Xbox 360 consoles; two PlayStation 3s; and ...

Keep private roads private

Warning to homeowners who share and maintain private roads: If a proposed county zoning amendment is adopted, private roads will be opened to public traffic as landowners hold comm ...

Del Oro High School student dies in Rocklin car accident

Update: A memorial fund to help the family of Brad Schlimmer cover funeral expenses has been opened at Bank of America in Loomis, account No. 0808368753. Donations can also be mail ...