Walt Scherer

Scherer resigns, Ucovich appointed interim mayor

Mayor Walt Scherer officially resigned from Loomis Town Council at the Oct. 8 meeting, marking the end to 27 years of service to the town. Council appointed Councilmember Miguel U ...

Loomis Mayor Scherer to resign from council

In a surprise announcement at the Loomis Town Council meeting, Mayor Walt Scherer said he planned to resign from office to allow a Loomis business owner to serve out his term. Sch ...

Survey says Placer opposes transportation sales-tax hike

Placer County’s transportation funding gap is not likely to be filled by a voter-approved sales-tax increase, the Placer County Transportation Planning Agency board was told ...

Reader Input: Loomis lucky to have Wheeler

I was at the Fam-Jam in downtown Loomis on Saturday, when someone asked me if I thought Dave Wheeler would lose one of his jobs (“Wheeler ‘incompatibility’ goes t ...

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 ...

Reader Input Online: Vote Liss for Loomis council

There are two seats on the town council up for election. I am supporting Gary Liss, because: Gary Liss is the first councilmember who has done something to put money in your pocke ...

Don’t negate voters’ voice

Loomis voters: Your democratic rights are being threatened! Believe it or not, your vote for Loomis Town Council candidates Walt Scherer and Miguel Ucovich, who won in last Novembe ...

Debunking term limits in Loomis

Promoters of term limits for Loomis should not attempt to sell their term limit effort as something it is not. It is an expensive “special election” that the taxpayers of Loo ...