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Local fire crews put out wind-fanned fire

Fire crews continue to mop up a one-acre vegetation fire on Vista Drive and Moore Lane in Loomis that was fanned by 25 MPH wind gusts, according to Jim Mathias, Battalion Chief wit ...

Loomis teenager dies in Rocklin

7:14 P.M. UPDATE: Due to the overwhelming number of friends and family who came to pay their respects to Brad Schlimmer, at 6:30 p.m. authorities moved the vigil to the Del Oro Hi ...

Community Calendar

A meeting to discuss proposed changes to a mixed-use development on Taylor Road proposed by the Lazarus Project has been set for 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 3, in the Fellowship Hall of ...

Community Calendar

The Loomis Basin Chamber of Commerce will hold its installation and community awards dinner Thursday, Jan. 20, at the Blue Goose Fruit Shed. The no-host bar opens at 5 p.m.; dinner ...

Car 'flies' off Auburn-Folsom Road

A vehicle that missed a curve on Auburn-Folsom Road Sunday morning left behind a wide swath of damage and sent the driver to the hospital. Bonanza Way resident Matt Konar said he h ...

Community Calendar

Heartbreaker, a Led Zeppelin tribute band, will perform Saturday, Jan. 8, at the Blue Goose Fruit Shed. Doors open at 6 p.m. and the show starts at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $25 in adv ...

Community Briefs

Golden Eagle Baseball 2011 will hold walk-in registration from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 9, at Loomis Pizza Factory. Youngsters ages 5 to 14 are eligible to participate. Fees rang ...

Community Briefs

A Fall Book Fair continues from 8:15 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. through Friday, Nov. 5, at Franklin Elementary School. Local artists will be showcased during the Gallery for Hope from 6 to ...

Term limits measure passes in Loomis

Loomis voters have spoken: They are in favor of term limits on the town council. But they’ve also returned one incumbent councilman, throwing the election into a quandary. Tuesda ...

Voters have plenty to ponder

Editor’s note: Follow election-night results on this Loomis News website. On Tuesday, Nov. 2, Loomis Basin voters will chose their preference for governor, lieutenant governor a ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (Sept. 30, 1960 Issue) The Del Oro Golden Eagles met their second defeat the previous Friday when they lost 34 to 21 to Rio Vista on their field. Del Oro team members ...

Community Calendar

Black Bear Outdoors, located at 3587 Taylor Road, will hold a free class on paintball tricks and techniques at 6 p.m. Friday, Sept. 18. At 8 a.m. the following day, meet at the sto ...

Candidate paperwork pours in for local seats

The candidate slate is not quite set. While several citizens have thrown their hats in the ring to serve on Loomis Basin public agencies with open seats, the list of candidates in ...

Kelley will not seek re-election

Two incumbents for Loomis Town Council will run for re-election, but if the one incum-bent who said he won’t run again follows through, the filing deadline will be extended. Coun ...

Community Briefs

Marcelle, a jazz group that plays “silky, sultry” music, will be featured in the final summer outdoor concert, sponsored by the Town of Loomis at the Loomis Depot. Music starts ...