Another View Online: Measure A: Many reasons to vote yes!

I found a propaganda/snake-oil-type flyer on my doorstep from the Vote No on Measure A group, peddling their deceit and dishonest statements! They had ?Top 5 Reasons to Vote No? h ...

Another View: Let me get this straight

If Measure A fails on June 5, then we can once again attest to the ruthless effectiveness of big money politics. We will have been bamboozled by a clever, expensive campaign by a p ...

Regy Bronner is in touch

I see that Beth Gaines got a big spread in the Auburn Journal touting her (Americans with) Disability Act ?reform,? Assembly Bill 1878. I did some research, found that her bill wa ...

Longtimer votes Jerry Johnson

I have lived in the Lone Star area since 1953 and am a native of Placer County. My grandchildren are the sixth generation to live on the same property. I have voted for county supe ...

Compare two candidates side by side

I was disappointed to learn that our Congressman, Tom McClintock, declined to participate in a candidates? forum sponsored by the League of Women Voters and scheduled on Wednesday, ...

Will Measure D be good for the community of North Auburn-Ophir?

Today, North Auburn and Ophir residents decide whether or not to pay an additional tax for local fire protection. Fire officials say it is a necessary tax increase to prevent dwind ...

Umbrellas in June?

Braving rainy weather on Monday, from left, Aidan Garske, 9, and Logan Garske, 5, of Grass Valley, stroll with their aunt, Sarah Porter. Porter, visiting from South Africa, was hav ...

Hedden wins at Fast Fridays

Friday it was Auburn?s Tommy Hedden that could claim the fastest man of the night at the Fast Fridays Motorcycle Speedway in Auburn at the Gold Country Fairgrounds. Hedden scored h ...

Gary Johnson devoted

Gary Johnson would make an excellent supervisor for District 5. Gary has over 30 years of government experience at all levels. He understands how the system works and can fix it so ...

Montgomery cares

As a resident of Placer County for six decades and former treasurer of the League of Placer County Taxpayers, my main concern when it comes to local government is protecting taxpay ...

Measure gives away taxpayer funds

The ?News and Views? program on Wave Broadband featured a debate on Measure A. During a back and forth with Todd Stenhouse of Preserve Auburn, Kevin Hanley once again denied that M ...

Choices for upcoming election a joke

I recently received my Sample Ballot in the mail and was totally shocked at the choices for this upcoming election. Is this some kind of a joke or what? I?m beginning to get a stro ...

Measure A protects volunteers

It was a great pleasure to see opinions being discussed during the recent Charter City Debate on Measure A. The State Theatre was packed full of supporters on both sides of the fen ...

Protect city from the state

We are (close to) making a critical decision for our city. Measure A would create a Charter City for Auburn. The opposition to Measure A is using ?sound bite? arguments to defeat t ...
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