Dan Sokol

City clerk debate continues

Residents have differing opinions about whether or not the city of Auburn should have an elected city clerk and city treasurer, and a City Council vote helped spur on the debate. ...

City Council winners official

The final votes for Auburn City Council are in. Thursday the Placer County Office of Elections released its final results for the Nov. 2 general election. Councilman Mike Holmes, ...

Ruffalo: Auburn voters show soft spot for incumbents

A couple of observations from Tuesday’s election ... The local elections were just about everything the national elections were not, namely that in this little corner of the worl ...

Officials react to Measure L loss

Supporters of the now-defunct Measure L are voicing their concerns after the ballot item failed to gather the two-thirds vote it needed. Measure L would have been an annual $59 ta ...

Results show Holmes, Powers, Hanley for City Council

As of 11:30 p.m. Councilman Mike Holmes was leading the Auburn City Council race with 23.53 percent of the vote. Mayor Bridget Powers and Councilman Kevin Hanley followed with 21.3 ...

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 ...

Clerk claims unfair cut

Comments about pay and financial waste caused some tension in the City Council chambers this week. City Clerk Joe Labrie, who is also currently running for City Council, spoke for ...