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Gaines pledges firm stance on taxes at Auburn meeting

State. Sen. Ted Gaines told a town-hall meeting audience Wednesday in Auburn that he’s willing to work across the legislative aisle with Democrats. But when it comes to raising ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Del Oro to go dark in July

Community groups are scrambling after learning they will be kicked off the Del Oro High School campus for two weeks in July. Doug Marquand, Placer Union High School District assis ...

Clustered housing subdivision approved, then appealed

For the first time, the Loomis Planning Commission approved a clustered housing subdivision, but that decision has now been appealed to the town council. At its June 17 meeting, t ...