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'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 ...

Loomis iris tour blooms this weekend

Blooming bearded irises are a sure sign of spring in the Loomis Basin. And nowhere are the blooms more prolific, colorful and diverse than Horton Iris Farm. Irises will be the s ...

High Hand gets a high-five from county board

Scott Paris, owner of High Hand Nursery and Café, has been honored by the Placer County Economic Development board. Paris, and his wife, Lisa, received the private sector award f ...

Keeping your brain fresh at any age

Learning something new is an adventure, no matter what the age. Two regional programs cater to older students who want to return to the classroom. The Osher Lifelong Learning Inst ...

Community mourns its 'joyful boy'

Update: A memorial service for Bradley Schlimmer has been set, according to Eunice Nichols, his great-grandmother. It will take place at 2 p.m. Friday, March 25, at Bayside church, ...

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 ...

Free preschool taking applications

Sierra College State Preschool is accepting applications for the fall 2011-12 school year. The no-fee, state-funded preschool program is open to low-to-moderate income families. ...

Happy Valentine's Day

A Valentine expresses Bob Steinman’s feelings for Mitzi Anderson. The 40-foot sign appeared today on a trailer parked at the corner of Pacific Street and Del Mar Road in Rocklin ...

Business cred brouhaha breaks out in Assembly election

Assembly candidate Beth Gaines’ small-business-ownership credentials are being questioned in court by 4th District opponent John Allard. Allard filed a lawsuit earlier this week ...