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Reader Input: Notice who supported raise

I would like to congratulate our Placer County Supervisors on their pay increase. They placed Measure B on the ballot, ran an excellent campaign, and Measure B overwhelmingly pas ...

Two candidates nearly tied for Auburn council seat

For two candidates running for Auburn City Council, the race was still too close to call Wednesday evening for either to claim victory or defeat. Daniel Berlant, a newcomer hopefu ...

Placer County Avoid the 7 anti-DUI campaign arrests increase

Arrests were up in the 17-day Avoid the 7 campaign against drunken and drugged driving in Placer County. Part of a nationwide effort that ran from Aug. 16 through Labor Day, preli ...

Council incumbents have thousands left, campaign filing shows

The final pre-election campaign statements in the race for two Auburn City Council seats reveals that incumbents Dr. Bill Kirby and Keith Nesbitt had thousands left to spend in the ...

Which party backs division?

For those of you who are upset about the tone of this year’s campaign, I would like you to think back to 2008. Which side was it that blamed all of the country’s problems on th ...

Could medical problems have caused Placer campaign aide to embezzle from candidates?

AUBURN CA - Citing possible medical problems that may have affected his client?s personality at the time of the crime, the defense attorney for Brian Jagger will be attempting to k ...

What Dennis Campanale campaign?

State Sen. Ted Gaines has received much criticism for running for two offices this past November thereby forcing a special election to fill his old Assembly seat at considerable ex ...

Park district candidates reflect on campaigns

Will the Auburn Area Recreation and Parks District see incumbents, new faces or a mix of the two on its governing board? Today’s election will decide. The four candidates running ...

Measure supporters encourage voting

Measure L supporters are hoping to end their campaign strong, but there are some who still oppose the potential tax. If passed, Measure L would impose a $59 annual tax on propert ...

City Council candidates wrap up campaigns

Auburn residents have a multitude of choices when it comes to who will represent them at City Hall. The six candidates vying for three seats in today’s election are Councilman K ...