Auburn

Measure D a wise investment

Public safety is critical to any community. Our fire and life safety services are under threat. Due to falling home values, property tax revenues, which support these urgent servi ...

Montgomery goes extra mile

I?m writing to support Jennifer Montgomery for (Placer County District 5) supervisor. Jennifer is a tireless worker who frequently makes the rounds over her entire district for wee ...

Thanks for B explanation

So many times people complain about our county and sometimes about the employees for one reason or another. But for the last couple of months we in Newcastle have had one-on-one co ...

Firefighter urges no on Measure E

I have lived in the foothills for 52 years and served this community beginning in 1962 as a volunteer firefighter and continued for 27 years holding all elected offices including f ...

Yes on Auburn as a charter city

It is our local representatives who residents directly elect into or out of office. It is our local representatives who residents can face at local meetings. It?s our local city ha ...

Hospice brings new light to terminal illness health care

A seminar held in Auburn attempted to take the fear and anxiety out of the experience of hospice for patients and their families. The seminar took place Thursday at the Emeritus S ...

Auburn needs home rule

At the very well-run League of Women Voters debate (May 3), Kevin Hanley asked Todd Stenhouse (a self-proclaimed Auburn resident of three weeks) and Hank Gonzalez to sign a pledge ...

Send a message to lobbyists

Part of the impetus behind Measure A occurred in 2003-4 when the state amended Section 1720.4 of the Labor Code. The code requires general law cities to pay volunteers who wish to ...

Support Measure A

I would like to thank the Placer County League of Women?s Voters, Auburn?s American Association of University Women and the Auburn Placer Performing Arts Center for hosting the Mea ...

How does Measure A save?

?Every year the state passes expensive new mandates, which the charter protects from.? Stated at the recent discussion by the pro (Measure A) side. ?Section 401. Mandates Limited: ...