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Debate gets heated among Auburn City Council candidates

It didn’t take long for a public debate among three candidates for two seats on the Auburn City Council to escalate into accusations of lies and personal attacks on Friday at the ...

Placer supes OK gates to deter Granite Bay crime

AUBURN CA - Granite Bay as a community of gated enclaves? Concerns over burglaries were cited as a major reason to allow more of them Tuesday. But nearby residents opposed to the i ...

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 ...

Listen to our caring residents

I attended a Measure A debate at The Ridge on May 10. It?s difficult to believe that in Auburn, a city of 13,000, that the ?No on Measure A? side selected Todd Stenhouse, a 15-year ...

May decorum prevail à la Measure A

I attended the debate on Measure A, Auburn City Charter, on Thursday evening (?Charter debate evokes passion,? Journal, May 4). It started out very polite and even-handed but desce ...

Charter city debate goes public

Two local organizations are co-sponsoring a public debate on Measure A — the initiative for Auburn to become a charter city. The League of Women Voters of Placer County and the ...

Whitman turned his stomach

I don’t usually feel compelled to write my opinions to the editor of a newspaper but after watching the Brown/Whitman debate at UC Davis I do feel the compulsion. Meg Whitman li ...

Brown, Whitman clash

DAVIS (AP) — Democrat Jerry Brown and Republican Meg Whitman clashed Tuesday over remedies for the state’s teetering economy, using their first gubernatorial debate to draw sha ...

Supes candidates debate donations, ideologies in Colfax

COLFAX – The election race between incumbent Supervisor Bruce Kranz and challenger Jennifer Montgomery for Placer County’s 5th District seat gave a sparse crowd a sampling Wedn ...

Ose, McClintock in mud-slinging debate

ROCKLIN – Vying for the 4th District’s Republican nomination, congressional candidates Doug Ose and Tom McClintock kicked the contest up a notch Wednesday with a mud-slinging d ...