king road

Speeders need to slow down

I am a long-time property owner in Loomis and live on King Road. From Auburn Folsom Road to Penryn Road speeders can go at any speed they want and they do, only to have to stop at ...

Bittle hit by speeding car on King Road

Bittle, a border collie, owned by Stacy Marquez, was hit by a car on King Road on Aug. 8, and suffered a broken pelvis in two places and a dislocated left hip and nerve damage to t ...

Giant oak crushes car, just misses house

“Too close for comfort” and “lucky” is how two local women describe barely escaping being crushed by a massive oak tree last week. The tree toppled over March 24 after days ...

Massive oak crushes SUV

A huge oak tree fell in the yard of a King Road home Thursday afternoon, coming to rest on a GMC SUV that was unoccupied. Friday morning, the home's resident and a helper had chain ...

Road work coming to King Road

Road improvements are scheduled to begin next week on King Road, from Sierra College Boulevard to Taylor Road. According to Brian Fragiao, engineer for the Town of Loomis, preparat ...

Fall turns Secret Ravine into salmon hot spot

Every year, Loomis residents host a sought-after guest that puts the town on the map. When California salmon make their journey upstream from the ocean, and through the Sacrament ...

Loomis bridge closures vetted at Caltrans open house

Caltrans officials held an open house last night, Tuesday, March 30, at the Loomis Depot to share information and receive community input on their Nine Bridge Vertical Clearance Pr ...

Meeting tonight on bridge closures

Plans by Caltrans to close Loomis bridges over Interstate 80 for several months will devastate Loomis businesses, a town official said. “Times are tough. This would really hurt ...

Loomis, Rocklin to fight Caltrans

Loomis and Rocklin are getting together and it’s not in a courtroom. Rocklin councilman Peter Hill calls it a “new era” of cooperation and Loomis mayor Gary Liss calls it ...

Wild weather, winds make driving hazardous

Winds of 36 miles per hour, stronger gusts and heavy rains have downed trees and blown branches on roadways and caused power outages throughout the Loomis Basin. A structure fire w ...

I-80 accident sends driver to hospital with major injuries

A pickup driver was reportedly pinned under their dashboard in a major injury accident on Interstate 80 in Loomis Thursday morning. According to an online report from the Californ ...

Sewer work will mean traffic delays

Improvements are coming to the Loomis sewer system and that means traffic delays in a residential section of Loomis. The King Road Margaret Drive Sewer Pipe Replacement Project beg ...

Taylor Road accident sends one to hospital

According to Placer Country Sheriffs, the female driver of this vehicle was taken to a local hospital complaining of neck pain, after being hit from behind this morning. The accide ...