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Liss supporters plan attorney general challenge of Wheeler council seat

Supporters of Gary Liss, who was not re-elected to the Loomis Town Council, have vowed to challenge whether Dave Wheeler’s seating on the council in December will pose a conf ...

Could uncounted ballots affect Loomis council election?

Tens of thousands of Placer County ballots remain uncounted, according to Ryan Ronco, Placer County assistant recorder-registrar. Ronco said 14,000 absentee ballots turned in at v ...

Wheeler, Morillas win Loomis Town Council race

Loomis Town Council candidates Dave Wheeler and Rhonda Morillas have won in the posted election results, with Wheeler receiving 42 percent of the vote, and Morillas receiving 34 pe ...

Placer supes put off decision on 150-unit Penryn apartment project

AUBURN CA - A 150-unit apartment project in Penryn will remain in limbo for at least another three weeks after the Placer County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to continue disc ...

Community events for week of Nov. 8, 2012

Thursday The Cowpoke Fall Gathering kick off is at 5:30 p.m., Thursday Nov. 8, at the Red Horse Barn, at Newcastle Wedding Gardens. Poets Pat Richardson, Jeff Severson, and Bill ...

Raley's employees picket

Raley’s employees are picketing the Loomis grocery store, which remains open after contract talks with the United Food and Commercial Workers Local 8 failed. Cathy Jordan, ...

Loomis man arrested on drug charges released, in court Tuesday

A Loomis man arrested after allegedly leading police on a high-speed chase and trying to discard a bag of drugs has been released from Placer County Jail and will be arraigned toda ...

Placer supes will finally voice views Tuesday on Orchards at Penryn wrangle

AUBURN CA - Red-shirted opponents and symbolic red “stop” signs should be out in full force again Tuesday as a San Diego developer’s 150-unit apartment plans for ...

Golden Eagles pound Nevada Union, 45-35

For the Del Oro Golden Eagles football team the drill is simple this week – win and qualify for the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section playoffs, or lose and stay home. That&rs ...

Council aims for greenhouse gas reduction

The Loomis Town Council authorized a new report aimed at reducing greenhouse gas emissions.  The Strategic Energy Resources Report provides a tool for forecasting gas emissio ...