south placer fire

Loomis grass fire quickly contained

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. ...

Woman hospitalized after mobile home fire

A fire that destroyed a Loomis mobile home and sent its homeowner to the hospital rekindled in the afternoon sending fire crews back to the site. According to Loomis Fire Protecti ...

Firefighters put out RV fire; keep it from spreading to nearby buildings

South Placer Fire District firefighters put out a vehicle fire Thursday afternoon at a rural property off Auburn Folsom Road. The fire destroyed a 20-foot motor home owned by Mayo ...

Remembering the life lost in the flames

The cause of the house fire that took the life of a 75-year-old Penryn man remained under investigation Monday. Early Sunday morning, the blaze consumed Helmut and Gretel Heinrich ...

Love family donates their time to help community

The Love family of Loomis gets teased about their name sometimes, especially around Valentine’s Day. But they share a bond that extends beyond their own family and overflows into ...