Assemblyman Ted Gaines

Gaines honors champion skiers

Assemblyman Ted Gaines, right, presents a resolution from the California Legislature honoring the 2009-2010 Placer girls state champion ski racing team during halftime of the playo ...

Our View: Galleria emergency leaves too many concerns unaddressed

The “terrorist” threat, evacuation and fire that caused $55 million in damages at the Galleria mall last month raised many questions, and so far there have been few answers. T ...

49 Fire investigation remains ‘hot’

Cal Fire Unit Chief Brad Harris answered questions about the 49 Fire and subsequent response during an interview with the Auburn Journal Wednesday. No one has been arrested for the ...

Gaines announces run for Cox’s Senate seat

Assemblyman Ted Gaines has set his sights on the California State Senate. Gaines, of Roseville, announced plans Wednesday to fill the vacancy left by state Sen. Dave Cox’s death ...

Help students be prepared

As we begin making plans to head back to school, I am hopeful for the 24-plus kindergartners who will enter my classroom and for future kindergartners. Senate Bill 1381, authored ...

First responders work out of a condemned building

The men and women charged with saving Newcastle residents need a little saving of their own. The Newcastle Fire Protection District has for six years been working out of a condem ...

Town hall a valuable fire-fighting tool

On Wednesday, July 21, I attended a town hall meeting organized by Assemblyman Ted Gaines bringing Placer County officers and officials together before members of the community to ...

Our View: Five questions with Assemblyman Ted Gaines

Asked by Editor Deric Rothe on Wednesday at the state Capitol. No. 1: What has been the highlight of your time in the state Assembly? The opportunity for the reform of govern ...

Government paints bleak picture for newspaper editors

SACRAMENTO - Newspaper editors and publishers from around California heard about the state of economy and its future Wednesday. The 14th Annual Governmental Affairs Day, hosted by ...

Liberals gave country plenty

Regarding the story of Assemblyman (Ted) Gaines meeting with voters (Journal, Jan. 8). In the article, George Hudson is concerned about a constitutional convention because he is ...