Elections

Auburn City Council hopefuls await Election Day results

After months of campaigning, the decision of who will hold three open seats on the Auburn City Council comes down to a final test at the hands of the voting public. In what many i ...

Reader Input: Money wields too much influence

I am deeply troubled by the lack of democracy in our elections due to the unlimited and undisclosed money being allowed to pour into candidates’ campaigns. Winners no longe ...

Reader input: Make elections an annual event

We’ve noticed that our elected representatives seem to be most sensitive to our needs only during election years. Perhaps what we need to do is shorten all terms to one year. ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Auburn city manager’s move to Grass Valley official; Hidden Falls Park and Harvego Preserve to be linked and election season gets under way

WHAT WE’RE WORKING ON:  The city of Grass Valley approved the hiring of Auburn City Manager Bob Richardson today. Reporter Amy Lobenberg was at the special city council ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Auburn homeless zone bus tour; what’s with the foothills smoke?; the Grape Days of Summer and golf team readies for Special Olympics

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’ ...

Auburn's new ordinance replaces 'unconstitutional' policy on election signs

  When Auburn’s new sign ordinance takes effect, it will correct an old policy on election signs that the city attorney said was unconstitutional, and it will also redu ...