Mayor Mike Holmes

Salary whittling proves a painful exercise

Trying to power the notebook with solar panels while promising to buy one of the new tiny green cars when they’re ready. Matter of fact, I’ll purchase two — one for each foot ...

Short school year puts US at disadvantage

Touting the notebook while realizing once I Want Revenge was scratched, we wound up with the best Kentucky Derby in decades. Now if we can only scratch I Want Revenge from our poli ...

Auburn to host Economic Summit

Auburn needs a written economic strategy, a plan, according to Mayor Mike Holmes. Holmes and members of the Auburn City Council will host an “Economic Summit” at 4 p.m. Tuesda ...

Tough economy challenges Auburn

It seems that the “Economic Summit” planned by the Auburn City Council to include area business groups on Jan. 13 at City Hall cannot happen soon enough. Three Highway 49 car ...

Colfax hands 'rail' to Hillmen's hometown

It’s part of a football town rivalry, the Placer High School Hillmen vs. the Colfax Falcons, and it was pay-up time for Colfax at City Hall Monday night. Colfax Councilman Ken D ...
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