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New speed limits for some Loomis streets

Speed limits are going up on some Loomis roads, but don’t count on getting a free ride to drive faster. According to Bob Brodovsky, Placer County Sheriff’s deputy and Loomis t ...

Aqua Vests help Loomis firefighters beat the heat

Hot summers make staying cool a priority, especially for emergency responders fighting fires in scorching heat. Last June, a fire gutted a Loomis home and sent three firefighters t ...

Don't risk biking without a helmet

Wearing a bike helmet is mandatory for kids, but look around – how many youth are really doing it? Liza Berry, 17, of Loomis, doesn’t ride bikes that often any more, but when ...

Loomis traffic accidents up 38 percent

Sheriff’s officers and Loomis Fire Protection District personnel were kept busy Tuesday afternoon responding to three separate vehicle accidents in the Town of Loomis. Placer Cou ...

No placard? Then no parking in disabled spots

Don’t use a disabled person parking stall as a white zone for loading and unloading – you could get ticketed. Joseph Pattin, who lives in Rocklin on the Loomis border, said mos ...

Rear-ended SUV hits tree

No injuries were reported in a rear-end collision that occurred before noon today on Wells Avenue, between Barton and Laird roads. According to Placer Sheriff’s Deputy Bob Brodov ...

Driver dies in single-car crash in Loomis

The female driver of a late-model Toyota Highlander has died at the scene of a solo vehicle accident. The accident occurred at about 1:15 p.m. today on Rocklin Road, near Barton Ro ...

Drop in injury collisions is no accident

A few summers ago, I was terrified to see my son’s smashed up car surrounded by emergency personnel in a multi-car accident on King Road. Our car was totaled, but my son and anot ...