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Candidate field is a lean one so far in Placer County

The field is far from filled for the Nov. 2 election, sparking Placer County’s elections chief to put a call out for candidates. Jim McCauley, the county clerk and registrar of v ...

Final primary vote count in as Placer County girds for more election battles Nov. 2

The drive toward the Nov. 2 general election has already started in Placer County. With the final vote count from the June 8 primary made official this past week, county elections ...

Duran emerges the clear winner in bitterly fought Roseville supes race

Jack Duran is the winner in a bitterly fought election battle with Rocky Rockholm for the Roseville seat on the Placer County Board of Supervisors. But the overall primary electio ...

Low voter turnout could make this worst Election Day ever

Jim McCauley is getting concerned. When all ballots are counted from today’s statewide primary vote, McCauley – Placer County’s elections chief – has a sinking feeling tha ...

June primary race is on: Candidates can take out money-saving petitions

And they’re off. Candidates-to-be in the June 8 primary election are taking their first steps toward that target date by taking out signature-in-lieu petitions. Monday was the ...

N. Auburn evacuation halts Placer County vote count

Placer County’s Nov. 4 election ballots were secure and safe during a two-hour evacuation Thursday of North Auburn’s Finance Administration Building caused by a ruptured gas li ...

Lukewarm voter response forecast

Voter turnout should be about 40 percent in Placer County, elections chief Jim McCauley is forecasting. And that would be if there’s a surge of interest on Election Day this Tue ...