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Public short on financial support

Signs fill street corners and neighborhood yards, but according to campaign statements, there doesn’t seem to be much public participation when it comes to financing the campaign ...

Candidates outline goals for Loomis

Loomis voters will have an opportunity to choose from five candidates running for three town council seats in the Nov. 2 general election. Two of the candidates are incumbents, whi ...

Do residents like Loomis as it is?

Measure A, fact or fiction? Loomis has 4,000 registered voters. About 950 qualified Loomis voters signed the petition for Measure A. This is less that 25 percent of voters. This fo ...

Measure A takes on council terms

Even after the Nov. 2 election, it may not be clear who will sit on the Loomis town council. If Measure A, the term limits initiative, passes — and if incumbents Walt Scherer and ...

Five candidates campaigning for Loomis council

Five candidates are vying for three Loomis council seats in what could be a contentious race. Two incumbents – Walt Scherer and Miguel Ucovich – are running for re-election and ...

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 ...

Interstate 80 'hot lane' proposal cools down

The new trend in freeway design won’t be coming to Placer County anytime soon. The Placer County Transportation Planning Agency studied and ultimately shot down a proposal that w ...

Four plan to run for 3 Loomis council seats

Three seats will be open on the Loomis Town Council and so far at least four men plan to run. According to Cricket Strock, town clerk, as of Tuesday morning councilmen Miguel Ucovi ...

Ucovich announces run for final term on town council

Miguel Ucovich has announced he will seek a final term on the Loomis Town Council. Ucovich is currently serving his third term on the council. In a press release about his candidac ...

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 ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (March 4, 1960 Issue) Funeral services were held in Sacramento for Walter Geats Ehrman, 67, a former 20-year resident of Loomis. He had moved to Sacramento recently ...

Petition aims to keep funds local

Loomis councilmembers want the state to stop raiding local funds in attempts to fix the state budget. Councilmen Miguel Ucovich and Russ Kelley are circulating a statewide petition ...

Term limits put on November ballot

The Loomis Town Council has put term limits on the November ballot after the county clerk noted an unintentional omission from the proponents’ petition. At the Jan. 11 council m ...

New Loomis mayor issues appointments

New Loomis Mayor Gary Liss has made his committee appointments for 2010. Councilman Miguel Ucovich will serve on the Placer County committees that include Economic Development Com ...