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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 ...

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 ...

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 ...