600 jurors summoned for duty Tuesday

About 600 people more than needed were summoned to serve jury duty Tuesday morning by the Placer County Court system. A similar incident occurred on May 1, where 1,200 jurors were ...

Measure A is about choice

Measure A is about choice. Choices today, and, more importantly, choices that our children will or will not have in the future. Did we have a choice about the fate of our Redevelop ...

Two Sessions For Colfax High Boys Hoop Camps

Colfax High?s boys basketball camps are now taking signups for its 2012 edition which will be split into two sessions. Session I will be for incoming 4th through 6th graders and ...

Rich Johnson has the edge in community service

Jennifer Montgomery has done a commendable job as supervisor. She stepped up when nobody else would to get Bruce Kranz and his deep-pocketed developer friends out of power. I thank ...

Another View Online: Measure D deserves a yes vote

In the mid 1980s two local fire districts, Rock Creek and Ophir, saw the need to consolidate their fire districts in order to provide a more cost-efficient level of service to thei ...

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, ...