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Council approves ‘costly’ tree preserve

The Loomis Town Council approved turning a subdivision site into a tree mitigation bank or nature preserve, but one council member thinks it’s too costly. The council voted 3-1, ...

Loomis' ag regulations under fire

Placer County agriculture officials have voiced alarm at plans by the Town of Loomis to put restrictions on agriculture. “The talk of an agricultural EIR (environmental impact re ...

Students harvesting wine-making skills

Sierra College’s “Vine to Wine” course teaches students the ropes of winemaking at Secret Ravine Vineyard and Winery in Loomis. Ron Morris, Ph.D., owner of Secret Ravine, te ...

Tourist dollars are not clean dollars

The Clover Valley Foundation and Sierra Club suit intended to stop the development of Clover Valley. Loomis joined that suit on the basis of imagined additional traffic on Loomis ...

Secret Ravine Winery participates in Art Verse & Vines

Secret Ravine Vineyard and Winery, located at 4390 Gold Trail Way in Loomis, was one of 11 wineries participating in the Placer Hills Winery Tour (the 'vines' part of the weekend's ...

Millward stands for objectives stated in General Plan

Our elected officials have the duty and responsibility to investigate, research, and challenge each measure brought to the Town Council for a decision. The data required in the dec ...