Loomis

Pig, fowl farm to be shut down

An illegal pig and fowl farm in Loomis is being closed down after neighbors complained of foul odors. The Kuzmenko family, immigrants from Estonia, recently found out that some old ...

Leave Loomis hunters alone

In a short-staffed time, how much valuable sheriff and Fish and Game officer time was wasted by Mr. (Greg) White (Journal, Oct. 1)? I’m sure that he knew that the actions were ...

Measure A deserves a yes

The only challengers against Measure A, are the four councilmembers with a combined total of 54 years in office and their special interest group (Journal, Sept. 7). They realize t ...

Rescue county Peer Court

It was encouraging to read that the Placer County Peer Court program received a $7,500 donation from Loomis. This was a noble gesture of Loomis to take the lead to contribute to Pe ...

Half-century later he still works the badge

He’s been in law enforcement for what seems like his whole life. Ed Leighton Sr. was raised on a farm in Loomis, with one brother and four sisters. He did a little of everythin ...

Obama friend of middle class

As I read the letters by Robert Moggridge (Reader Input, July 20) and Donna McCloskey, (July 22), I had to wonder if they are looking out for their own best interests. With Republ ...

Try to support family on teacher pay

Placer County forces women to go on welfare; won’t support single working mothers. I have heard it before and now it has happened to me. I am a single mother of three, a proud s ...

Another View: Regional park projects need fair funding

Jim Holmes and Jennifer Montgomery, as “our” elected representatives to the Placer County Board of Supervisors, I am asking you to support your local community by leading the c ...

Obama worst since Carter

Re: “President a strong leader,” by Bob and Ginny Mock (Reader Input, June 23). President is a strong leader? You have to be kidding me, right? This president is the worst so- ...

Looking Behind the Scenes: Auburn gets unfair ding on Hidden Falls

It does, indeed, get curiouser and curiouser. While the preceding line could cover just about anything these days, my particular reference is to the ongoing machinations involving ...