south placer fire district

Walder takes over as Loomis fire chief

Eric Walder was 21 and playing football for Sierra College when he knew he wanted to be a firefighter. “There was a house on fire next to my parent’s house in Granite ...

Penryn, Newcastle, South Placer Fire District proposed consolidation

Penryn, Newcastle, South Placer Fire District proposed consolidation The Penryn, Newcastle, South Placer and Placer County are creating proposals to consolidate three fire sta ...

Loomis students and parents organize drive for fire victims

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 ...

Victims identified in fatal Loomis crash

Three victims of a solo car crash on Auburn Folsom Road and Dick Cook Roads in Loomis have been identified, according to the California Highway Patrol. Twenty-five-year-old Chris ...

DUI driver arrested in Loomis fatality crash

An early morning solo car crash claimed the life of a 23-year-old Carmichael man and injured two others near Auburn Folsom and Dick Cook Roads in Loomis, according to a California ...