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Five questions: Regy Bronner, Robert Weygandt vie for District 2 Placer County supe seat

Veteran Placer County Supervisor Robert Weygandt’s seat representing the Lincoln area’s District 2 is being challenged in the June 3 primary by submarine veteran and re ...

McClintock election challenge comes from within GOP ranks

A long-term office holder. A challenger from within the party ranks. And a loss in the general election. It’s a formula that veteran Bay Area Democratic Party Congressman Pe ...

Lincoln area’s longtime Placer County supervisor challenged

The Lincoln area’s longtime Placer County Supervisor Robert Weygandt is being challenged for the seat he has held for 19 years, while a potential opponent for Roseville Super ...

Filing season opens on June primary in Placer County

The filing period is on in Placer County for the June 3 primary, with incumbents for a string of county posts including sheriff, assessor and treasurer leading the roster of prospe ...

Prospective McClintock opponent touts robot, tech issues

  A South Lake Tahoe man who says he is concerned about technology, including robots, usurping people in the workplace said Monday that he intends to challenge U.S. Rep. Tom ...

Game on for 2014 Placer County election hopefuls

Candidates – and the Placer County Clerk-Recorder’s Office – are already gearing up for the June 3 primary election. The most public indicator is activity at the ...

Placer County election activity beginning to heat up for 2014

  With an uncommon lull in campaigning this summer, Placer County’s elections division is preparing for the political heat to rise considerably in 2014. County Clerk J ...

Higgins fire tax fails by 29 votes

Voters turned down a new tax proposal by a margin of 1.1 percent this week to restore Higgins Fire Protection District service to what it was last spring. If it had passed, Measur ...

Elected city officials to be sworn in Monday

  Dr. Bill Kirby and Keith Nesbitt will be sworn in for their new terms on the City Council, and Auburn’s next mayor will be determined at the council’s meeting M ...

Boom days for gun, ammo sales in wake of Obama win

  AUBURN CA - President Barack Obama’s election win Nov. 6 set off an explosion in gun and ammunition sales. Gun store owners around the nation have been reporting a s ...