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Ucovich retains seat on council

The final election count for the Nov. 2 election is in, and results show incumbent Miguel Ucovich has been re-elected to the Loomis Town Council. Ucovich's third-place total of 1 ...

Ucovich upsets Markey in council race

The final election summary for the Nov. 2 Consolidated General Election has been announced by the Placer County Office of Elections, and it puts incumbent Loomis Town Councilman Mi ...

Council race still too close to call

The election is not over in the Town of Loomis until the Placer County elections office says it is, and election officials say the Loomis council race is too close to call. Only 2 ...

Loomis town council race too close to call

The election is not over in the Town of Loomis until the Placer County Elections Department says it is, and they say the Loomis council race is too close to call. Only 26 votes sep ...

Term limits measure passes in Loomis

Loomis voters have spoken: They are in favor of term limits on the town council. But they’ve also returned one incumbent councilman, throwing the election into a quandary. Tuesda ...

Council should print its actions

There is a legal term called "in pleno lumine" which means quite literally, in the light of day or in public. At the last council meeting there was no news reporter in attendance. ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Reserves used to make town budget work

The Loomis Town Council has approved a budget for fiscal year 2010-11 that uses $250,000 of reserves to make ends meet. Vic Markey, of Loomis, questioned the council during the fin ...

Loomis tree ordinance revisions proposed

Saving trees in Loomis is the goal of proposed tree ordinance revisions that have gotten stuck at the committee level. The Loomis Planning Commission is working with the Parks, Rec ...

Tree ordinance not good idea

The Town of Loomis is considering a new tree ordinance that will have an enormous impact on private property rights. Some of the issues worthy of your attention: The ordinance was ...

Community says no to pot shops

The Loomis Town Council has voted – there will be no pot shops in Loomis. The council unanimously voted to prohibit medical marijuana dispensaries within the town limits at a spe ...