District 5

Wollan a fine steward

Otis Wollan is the right choice for Placer County Water Agency director in District 5. His experience as a previous director, keeping the agency in the black during the biggest bo ...

Another View: Each year, Placer County hammers out its budget

Editor’s note:?This is the second in a three-part column series running in the Journal in the coming week.One of the best ways to get a clear picture of the Placer County bud ...

Another View: Placer County tiptoes toward fiscal recovery

Editor’s note: This is the first of a three-part column series that will run in the Journal in the coming week.Placer County’s budget picture has changed dramatically s ...

Noon Hour Update: Election results wrap-up; Placer High graduation and goats mowing down fire danger

Welcome to the Auburn Journal's "Noon Hour Update," where we'll present you with stories and updates on what's going on in the news and what we're working on for our Thursday editi ...

Election results: Voters against Measure A early

The polls for the 2012 Presdential Primary Election in Placer County have now closed and the semi-official results are in. Below are totals from local races and measures with 100 p ...

Gary Johnson devoted

Gary Johnson would make an excellent supervisor for District 5. Gary has over 30 years of government experience at all levels. He understands how the system works and can fix it so ...

All our votes go to Montgomery

At our house all the votes for Supervisorial District #5 are going for Jennifer Montgomery. Since her election Jennifer Montgomery has been totally transparent and provided an ope ...

Retain Jennifer Montgomery

Our current supervisor has been doing a good job so far - why do we need a new one? One Johnson, whose signs are stuck up all over out-of-business businesses, and claims to be a ?D ...

Jerry Johnson will serve us well

My vote is for Jerry Johnson for District 5 Supervisor. I have known Jerry for 16 years and have had the benefit of seeing him in action in both private and public settings. He is ...

Jerry Johnson's dedication pays

Some years ago I had the pleasure of working with supervisorial candidate Jerry Johnson on an old, unsolved Placer County murder case. The victim was Janet Kovacich, the wife of a ...