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Reader input: Ulterior motives suspected

The small town of Loomis has been put on public display as a dysfunctional family because of a couple of political activists who filed a conflict of interest complaint with the Att ...

Reader Input: Bow out gracefully

I read with interest your article on (Gary) Liss fans challenging Dave Wheeler’s seat on the council (Loomis residents threaten their mayor with recall,” Journal, Nov. ...

Citizens threaten Loomis mayor with recall, Wheeler will take council seat

An action and discussion item on the town council meeting agenda on Tuesday drew a crowd of 100 and threats of recall for two council members. Mayor Sandra Calvert, who supported ...

Supes postpone hearing Penryn Orchard appeal

AUBURN CA - Appeals on the 150-unit Orchard at Penryn project are now scheduled to be heard by the Placer County Board of Supervisors on Oct. 11. Supervisors were slated to hear ap ...

150-unit Penryn residential complex passes Placer planning panel test

AUBURN CA - A divided Placer County Planning Commission voted 3-2 Thursday to approve the controversial Orchard at Penryn project. The decision signals an appeal to the Board of S ...

Loomis expresses traffic-congestion concerns over 150-unit residential complex in Penryn

Citing traffic-flow concerns, the town of Loomis waded into the debate Thursday over a 150-unit residential complex a San Diego company plans to build on a vacant 15-acre parcel in ...

Loomis resident in trouble for disturbing protected wetlands

A Loomis homeowner and developer is in hot water for allegedly grading and clearing protected wetlands owned by the Town of Loomis, said town staff. According to Matt Lopez, town ...

Project OK'd despite protest

After eight years on the drawing board, the Rocklin 60 housing project has finally won approval from the Rocklin City Council. The Rocklin council unanimously approved the project ...

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 ...

Town settles for $231K

Loomis has settled its lawsuit with the Rocklin Crossings developers for $231,491. Perry Beck, Loomis town manager, said the parties came to an agreement on Sept. 17 and money wil ...