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Six City Council hopefuls give messages

As the November election draws near, Auburn City Council candidates are working on their campaigns and sending out their messages to the community. There are three open seats for t ...

City Council candidates speak out

A former Auburn City Council member and current City Clerk have decided to add their names to the list of candidates vying for three City Council positions. Other candidates inclu ...

Residents consider candidacy

Auburn may see some new faces in elected positions after Nov. 2. Residents Dan Sokol, Bob Snyder and Joseph Labrie have pulled papers for Auburn City Council, according to the Pla ...

Every election, exercise right to vote

I volunteer my time registering people to vote. It really saddens me that so many people, especially young women, don’t bother to register. I say especially women because it wasn ...

Why re-elect failures?

If the voters of California take a hard look at the economic, fiscal, educational, energy, financial, poverty and immigration condition of both California and the country as a whol ...

Roseville supes opponents Duran, Rockholm raise election stink over trash contractor donation charge

Placer County Supervisor Rocky Rockholm and challenger Jack Duran are warring in a late-election tilt over contributions from the umbrella company that operates the county’s Mate ...

AFL-CIO donation helps Duran best Rockholm in fundraising sweepstakes

Challenger Jack Duran has pulled ahead of incumbent Rocky Rockholm in the drive for donations. The two are vying for the Roseville seat on the Placer County Board of Supervisors. R ...

Placer County auditor challenger claims county execs “out of touch, out of control”

Citing the need to clamp down on spending by Placer County government officials, Roseville accountant Casey Tanner is challenging incumbent Kathy Martinis for the county auditor-co ...

With Weygandt unopposed, focus due to shift to Rockholm-Duran supes race

Placer County Supervisor Robert Weygandt may be moving toward an uncontested return to the Board of Supervisors seat he has held since 1994. And that could mean the political focu ...

Placer County railroad worker on track as candidate for California governor post

There are bigger names and other candidates getting the media limelight as front-runners in the race for gubernatorial Republican candidate. But Auburn railroad switchman Bill Cha ...