District 4

Political brief: Congressional candidate to hold town hall meeting

Jack Uppal, candidate for Congress, District 4, will hold a town hall meeting Monday, Sept. 10, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Auburn Library Beecher Room, located on 350 Nevada Str ...

Another View: Enough red tape to stripe California’s highways

No one understands the needs of Placer County residents better than the people who live here. We love our community and are always looking for things we can do to make it even bet ...

Gaines allowed to use "small business owner" designation

A Sacramento County Superior Court judge ruled today that current 4th District Assemblywoman Beth Gaines (R-Roseville) can use the designation "small business owner" on the ballot ...

Tobin runs for District 4 supervisor seat

Granite Bay resident Pam Tobin announced she is running to represent District 4 on the Placer County Board of Supervisors. Tobin, a local real estate agent, will run against incum ...

Supervisor Montgomery schedules coffee meet-and-greet

One councilman hopes Auburn’s new supervisor will weigh in on local issues, including an item that’s on an upcoming ballot. This Monday, Depoe Bay Coffee Co. will be housing m ...

Supervisor discusses successes, challenges

Placer County Supervisor Kirk Uhler of Granite Bay stopped by the Journal office this week to talk about his upcoming campaign for re-election. He is running to keep his seat in th ...

McClintock staff provided no answer

I am a Democrat and live in District 4 — within Mr. Tom McClintock’s constituency. I recently contacted his Washington office to voice my opinion regarding the budget deficit p ...

Beth Gaines presumptuous

Wow, how presumptuous of Beth Gaines. I just got finished reading an article which said that Beth Gaines is “already contemplating bill packages and committee assignments.” Has ...

Curious about Mike O’Connor

I am a long-time resident of Lincoln. All four of my children have gone through school in the Lincoln school district. I am looking at the primary election coming up in March and ...

Group doesn’t speak for all

I wish to respond to Marlene George’s editorial (Journal, Sept. 22) regarding the recall of Kirk Uhler. Ms. George, in the first paragraph of your letter you stated that if you ...