candidates

Assembly race for Gaines’ old seat gets quickly crowded

The opening for the District 4 Assembly seat vacated by now-state Sen. Ted Gaines, R-Roseville, has resulted in a flurry of candidate activity. Seven candidates or prospective can ...

Study candidates, not TV commercials

The 2010 election will soon be over and perhaps we will have a couple of months without television commercials. Those who have gotten absentee ballots may have already voted, howev ...

Our View: Hanley, Powers and Snyder top choice for council

This November, Auburn residents will consider six city council candidates on the ballot, but there are three who stand out as the clear choice to serve our community for the next f ...

Forum to host candidate talks, breakfast

At an upcoming forum residents can have breakfast and listen to Auburn’s City Council candidates discuss the their ideas. The Eggs & Issues Breakfast will begin at 7:30 a.m. Oct ...

Who is running for ARD’s board?

The Auburn Area Recreation and Parks District board of directors’ race includes incumbents and new faces. Two district board member seats are up for election on Nov. 2 and four ...

Six City Council hopefuls give messages

As the November election draws near, Auburn City Council candidates are working on their campaigns and sending out their messages to the community. There are three open seats for t ...

City Council candidates speak out

A former Auburn City Council member and current City Clerk have decided to add their names to the list of candidates vying for three City Council positions. Other candidates inclu ...

Candidate field is a lean one so far in Placer County

The field is far from filled for the Nov. 2 election, sparking Placer County’s elections chief to put a call out for candidates. Jim McCauley, the county clerk and registrar of v ...

Another View: Why you should run for local office

Celebrated as the best example of democracy and cursed as the worst form of fragmented government, special districts, school districts and city councils are California’s most abu ...

Deadline nears to file for spot on June ballot

Three days before the filing deadline, Placer County’s ballot slate for the June 8 election is nearly in place. “There are still a lot of incumbents who will bring in papers d ...