arena

Sacramento's 'Plan B' for new arena declared dead

SACRAMENTO (AP) - Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson's "Plan B" to build a new sports arena is dead. The second option for a new arena for the Sacramento Kings - or any other professio ...

Fans left in limbo by Maloofs again

The Sacramento Kings’ owners pulled bricks from the foundation of Sacramento’s arena deal over the past month, then removed the cornerstone on Friday in New York. Kings fans ...

Is new arena a must-have?

I am glad to hear that the taxpayers’ money will not be used for making the (Sacramento) Kings’ new arena, but that they instead will be getting the money from other sources. ...

Q & A: Ted Gaines talks raises, budget and arena

Sen. Ted Gaines, R-Roseville, stopped by the Journal office this week to talk about his role representing the sprawling 1st District, which spans from the Oregon border to Mammoth ...

Kings arena financing plans, Placer County role, grow clearer

SACRAMENTO – The drive to keep the Sacramento Kings is also planning to keep its hand out of Placer County taxpayer pocketbooks. The 100-strong Think BIG committee of regional l ...

Auburn does not exist in a bubble

Why is our Mayor Bill Kirby “shocked” that (council member) Bridget Powers agreed to be part of a broad regional coalition to address funding and building of a new arena for th ...

Talks moving forward on arena with Placer County, Auburn voices

Placer County members of a regional task force looking into financing for a new home arena in Sacramento for that city’s Kings basketball team are far from drinking the royal pur ...

Let private sources foot new arena bill

To all elected officials: with our state, county, city and local officials cutting our safety, health and educational personnel, how can they think it is OK to spend any of our tax ...

Back off from arena funding

I see where Sacramento wants Placer and other counties to help build them a new arena and they have selected Sen. Ted Gaines to help spearhead this effort. I think (Assemblywoman) ...

Don’t tax Colfax to pay for new arena

Re: Kings arena funding plans a fit for Placer County? (Journal, June 5) Like my Auburn counterpart, I will also preface this letter by stating that I do not speak for my council ...