Bruce Kranz

Our View: District 5 deserves consensus-building candidate who listens

Incumbent Bruce Kranz has worked hard for issues he believes are keys to sustainability in Placer County’s Fifth Supervisorial District: forest lands management, catastrophic fir ...

County passage of Winery Ordinance was appreciated

We are the owners of Lone Buffalo Vineyards, the newest winery in Placer County. We would like to express our appreciation and support for the Placer County Planning Department, th ...

Montgomery will make an excellent supervisor

I encourage all voters to vote for the best candidate, Jennifer Montgomery, in the November election for county supervisor, District 5. Montgomery has all of the credentials to b ...

Impressed by examples of Bruce Kranz’s integrity

I have been privileged to work with Bruce Kranz on many occasions. He has impressed me by his integrity. He will always stand for what he believes is right, a trait deserving respe ...

Republicans open local headquarters in Downtown Auburn

Republicans have established a Main Street presence in Auburn, officially opening an office on Downtown’s High Street in advance of the Nov. 4 election. Republicans filled the f ...

Montgomery speaks as a citizen-politician

This election cycle things are in such a mess that all candidates for public office are claiming to be agents of change. Some have a legitimate claim and some have simply jumped on ...

Looking Behind the Scenes: Supervisorial candidate Montgomery clears the air

Slogging through the notebook while praying that the first Tuesday of November gets here quicker than it seems to be ... And obviously your humble scribe is not alone in trying to ...

Forest Service plans to log trees salvageable from wildfire

The U.S. Forest Service has plans to harvest salvageable timber from trees killed in the 20,000-acre American River Complex fire. Plans were outlined Tuesday by Chris Fischer, Ame ...

Houston endorses Montgomery

Bob Houston, the candidate who finished third in the June election for 5th District Placer County supervisor, has decided to endorse Jennifer Montgomery over Bruce Kranz. The elec ...

Houston supports Montgomery

Bob Houston, who finished a distant third in the District 5 primary last June, has endorsed challenger Jennifer Montgomery over current Placer County Supervisor Bruce Kranz, a Mont ...

Kranz works to protect landowners’ property rights

Two juxtaposed letters in the Aug. 25 Auburn Journal seem to highlight the needs of District 5 landowners. One letter lamented the loss of private property rights and the other a ...

Kranz’s actions should not win him another term

Placer County Supervisor Bruce Kranz serves Kranz. The general public is aware of Kranz accepting large donations from developers, appointing Michelle Ollar-Burris to the Planning ...

Looking Behind the Scenes: Local political races fascinate like the nationals

Re-loading the notebook while wondering which large country Russia will take on next ... Not that we don’t have our own battles closer to home, something we go through every Nov ...