election

First-time Placer County voters ready for election

Ashley Brown is bubbling over with excitement for her first chance to vote in the upcoming election. The 21-year-old Sierra College student missed the chance to vote in the 2008 el ...

Moffat blazing fundraising trail with $13,615 in early reports

Local small-business owner Gary Moffat has a large lead in fundraising over incumbents Dr. Bill Kirby and Keith Nesbitt in his bid for one of two open seats on the Auburn City Coun ...

Trio of candidates seeks votes for Pleasant Ridge Union School District school board election

The race is on for the Pleasant Ridge Union School District Board of Trustees. Pleasant Ridge Union School District has a five member board which represents the communities of Aubu ...

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 ...

Our View: Kirby, Nesbitt have earned council terms

Watch a video (attached) of what Auburn city council candidates say what they think Auburn residents need the most and how they plan to address it. When it comes to Auburn’s ...

Make way for cyber shrapnel

I am 65, retired, and have voted in every election since I was legally qualified to vote for a candidate that I felt deserved to be elected. With the onset of political debates on ...

Auburn City Council candidates to take part in ‘Eggs and Issues’ forum

The Auburn Chamber of Commerce is hosting a breakfast forum on Oct. 4 featuring the three City Council candidates running for two spots in the Nov. 6 election. “Eggs and Issues, ...

All candidates elected to Auburn Union School District Board

It's official-the race is over and election day hasn't even started yet. Woody Hoffmann, Sandra Margaret Scott and Debbie Goodrich are the new members of the Auburn Union School D ...

Longtime city clerk challenged in November race

A longtime incumbent in the position of Auburn city clerk has some competition coming up in the Nov. 6 electon. If reelected, Joseph Labrie will have been Auburn's city clerk for t ...

Three incumbents, one newcomer in Auburn Recreation District election race

AUBURN CA - Three familiar faces to voters and a political newcomer are vying for a trio of seats on the Auburn Recreation District board. The parks and recreation district covers ...

Three candidates vie for two Auburn council seats

Voters will have their pick of three candidates for two open seats on the Auburn City Council on the upcoming November 6 ballot. Incumbents Dr. Bill Kirby and Keith Nesbitt are bot ...

Election-themed scam warning from Better Business Bureau

AUBURN CA - Election season is moving into high gear and so are election-related scams, according to the Better Business Bureau. While the Placer County Sheriff’s Office hasn’t ...

Placer water election heating up as final candidate deadline ends

AUBURN CA - The roster of local-election candidates in the Auburn area will be completed Wednesday – the deadline prospective office holders are under to file for posts where inc ...

Another disputed election possible

The last thing our polarized country needs is another disputed presidential election, especially with the gang of conservative Supreme Court justices still in charge of deciding wh ...

Incumbents Montgomery, Holmes, Uhler leading in Placer supes races

AUBURN CA - All three of Placer County?s standing supervisors up for election were on their way to victory Tuesday night, early vote totals indicated. Election returns posted by 1 ...