Loomis

Placer delays vote on Meadow Vista, Loomis library closings

The vote to shut them down them may still come, but Placer County is taking some more time on the possible closure of Meadow Vista and Loomis libraries in the face of budget concer ...

Brake-light outage leads to three mail-theft arrests in Penryn

A late-night traffic stop in rural Placer County uncovered a mail-theft crime spree by a trio of Sacramento women, authorities allege. Three women in a car pulled over in Penryn f ...

Placer Republicans poised to endorse local candidates

The Placer County Republican Party will be holding a convention in Loomis on Aug. 23 to select a list of local-government candidates to support in the Nov. 4 election. The 42-memb ...

Loomis to contribute $20,000 for Hidden Falls lot expansion

The Horseshoe Bar Municipal Advisory Council voted unanimously Tuesday night to dedicate $20,000 of county park fees from Recreation Area 7 in Loomis toward a parking lot expansion ...

Kris Johnson hopes to unseat McClintock in Congress

A businesswoman and long-time Granite Bay resident has announced her plans to run for U.S. Congress against Rep. Tom McClintock, who she calls a “career politician.” K ...

State championship game was ‘the icing on the cake’

The community of Loomis came out for Del Oro High School’s Division I CIF State Championship game on Friday. They came by plane, car, truck, motor home and bus – five ...

Golden Eagles top Serra, go after state title Friday

The longest football season in Del Oro High history just keeps on going. And, Friday night at the StubHub Center in Carson, Del Oro will get the chance to make this the school' ...

Another honor for Colfax's Loomis

Devon Loomis, whose pitching and hitting this past spring helped lead the Colfax Falcons to their first league baseball championship in 13 years, added another post season honor to ...

Grass fire behind Sierra College contained

A grass fire burning behind Sierra College next to Interstate 80 has been contained as of 1:58 p.m. Friday, according to Rocklin Fire Chief James Summers. The call came in at 1:04 ...

Placer eyes allowing single-room housing projects for needy

Considered as a way to help house the homeless, provide work-force housing and give the opportunity to provide four walls and a roof to some of Placer County’s neediest resid ...