district 5

5 Questions: Assemblyman Frank Bigelow

Assemblyman Frank Bigelow visited the Auburn Journal for an interview last week after speaking to a local Rotary Club. The Fifth District Republican assemblyman’s district ta ...

Placer County has Fish & Game, Foresthill Forum seats to fill

Placer County is accepting applications from 5th District residents to fill vacancies on three advisory panels. The Fish and Game Commission, Foresthill Forum and Weimar-Applegate ...

Auburn’s Placer supervisor to hold coffee meeting

    Placer County District 5 Supervisor Jennifer Montgomery has scheduled a meeting in Auburn on Monday, May 13, to discuss Board of Supervisors and District 5 issues. ...

State of Community county honors for Holly Heinzen stepping in as interim CEO

  Placer County’s No. 2 administrator Holly Heinzen’s leadership role in between the retirement of County Executive Officer Tom Miller and the hiring of his succe ...

Three Placer County District 5 Municipal Advisory Council posts open

  AUBURN CA - Placer County is attempting to fill vacancies on 5th District advisory councils that serve Meadow Vista, Foresthill and the Weimar-Applegate-Colfax area. The ...

Alpine on top in Placer Water’s District 5 election

AUBURN CA - District 5 voters have given Colfax City Councilman Joshua Alpine the nod over former Auburn Mayor Cheryl Maki in a closely contested Placer County Water Agency electio ...

Maki, Alpine in Placer Water District 5 election nail biter

AUBURN CA - Candidates Cheryl Maki and Joshua Alpine were leading late Tuesday in a close race for the District 5 seat on the Placer County Water Agency board. Early returns showe ...

Maki widens funding gap over Alpine, Wollan in Placer water race

AUBURN CA - Ex-Auburn mayor Cheryl Maki has widened the funding gap between her campaign and opponents Josh Alpine and Otis Wollan. But no one’s saying that the candidate who spe ...

Higher-profile Placer Water race touches down in Auburn

AUBURN CA - Placer County Water Agency’s three District 5 candidates weighed in Tuesday on how they would deal with the threat of a Southern California water grab. Placer County ...

Higher profile, higher stakes for Placer Water election

AUBURN CA - The election for Placer County Water Agency’s far-flung eastern district seat is a three-candidate race that is gaining a higher profile and playing with higher stake ...