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Loomis students and parents organize drive for fire victims
Thursday Sep 24 2015
Firefighter Karl Fowler came off duty Friday morning after having worked all but eight hours in the last 14 days. Fowler, the South Placer Fire District’s battalion chief, h ...
Number of reserve firefighters double
Tuesday Jul 21 2015
With four reserve firefighters graduating June from the Loomis Fire Academy, the Loomis Fire Protection District has doubled its reserves. And that will “definitely help&rdq ...
Thursday Jun 18 2015
Loomis Fire Protection District (LFPD) has completed one year of a three-year contract for administrative services from South Placer Fire District (SPFD). South Placer Fire Distr ...
CalPERS says Loomis Fire permanently hired a 'retired annuitant'
Tuesday Nov 26 2013
The state and the Loomis Fire Protection District don’t agree on the terms of hiring for Chief Dave Wheeler. The California Public Employees Retirement System (CalPERS) r ...
Does Loomis Fire audit 'smack of politics?'
Tuesday Nov 26 2013
The political battle being fought in Loomis over Fire Chief and Town Councilman Dave Wheeler may be spreading to the state level. Loomis Fire Protection District board members ...
Grass fire extinguished near Placer Elementary
Thursday Oct 17 2013
A grass fire broke out Thursday afternoon near Placer Elementary School, in rural Loomis. Dave Wheeler, Loomis Fire Protection District Chief, said the call came in at 1:45 p.m., ...
Loomis man dies in house fire, son critical
Monday Oct 14 2013
A Loomis house fire on Sunday left one man dead and his son in critical condition, fire officials said. Dave Wheeler, Loomis Fire Protection District chief, said the call ...
Loomis Fire remembers 9/11
Wednesday Sep 11 2013
The Loomis Fire Protection District created a display to commemorate the 12th anniversary of the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001 and to honor the 343 firefighters and paramedic ...
Loomis grass fire quickly contained
Monday Sep 09 2013
A one-acre grass fire near Placer Elementary School was quickly contained Monday afternoon. Battalion Chief Bill McKenzie, with Cal Fire, said the call came in at 4:27 p.m., Sept. ...
Loomis strike team makes narrow escape at American Fire
Friday Aug 23 2013
Loomis strike team members had a harrowing experience while fighting the American Fire. On their first day out, the four-member Loomis Fire Protection District crew escaped unharm ...
Del Oro High School graduation completed — 3 days late
Tuesday Jun 11 2013
Three days after a graduation ceremony was shut down midway through because of mounting heatstroke cases, Del Oro High School finished Tuesday what it had set out to do. In the c ...
Fire season arrives early in Loomis Basin
Tuesday May 28 2013
Fire season has come early to the Loomis Basin. Just last week, Loomis Fire Protection Chief Dave Wheeler expressed concern about how dry vegetation is. “The moisture level ...
Barn fire closes Horseshoe Bar Road in downtown Loomis
Monday Apr 01 2013
Horseshoe Bar Road was temporarily closed Monday afternoon as firefighters responded to a barn fire. Loomis Fire Protection Chief Dave Wheeler said a Loomis fire fighter saw smoke ...
Loomis man dead, female pedestrian injured in accident
Saturday Mar 23 2013
A Loomis man is dead and a female pedestrian was injured after two accidents involving the same limousine vehicle occurred on Saturday morning on Taylor Road between Sierra College ...
State demands fire fee
Thursday Oct 25 2012
Loomis and Penryn residents barraged local fire stations last week with questions about the new state-mandated fire fee. The $150 fee has been imposed on state responsibility area ...
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