Measure B

Cut Newcastle tax burden

Information surrounding Measures B and K — Newcastle Fire Department: I feel there are a number of individuals who do not understand the full impact of the tax that has been impo ...

Giving Measure K a no vote

I voted for Measure B to support our Newcastle Fire Department now and in the future. Following passage of Measure B, the Newcastle fire board at its Aug. 9 meeting approved adding ...

Political signs lifted from Newcastle properties

Multiple Newcastle residents have reported that political signs they have posted on their property have been stolen recently. Rocky Robinson, of Newcastle, had a sandwich board ma ...

Six vying for three spots on Newcastle Fire Board

Six candidates are competing for three seats up for grabs this election on the Newcastle Fire Protection District Board of Directors.The three fire board incumbents include Chairpe ...

Measure K falls short

I supported the Measure B parcel tax for the Newcastle Fire Protection District (NFPD) which passed with a 68.7 percent vote. Measure B provides the revenue flow needed to build a ...

Newcastle Firehouse to be inspected next week

The deteriorating Newcastle firehouse will be inspected by a licensed engineer next Thursday in response to a letter from Placer County requiring the small district to do so last w ...

Newcastle Fire District given final notice by county

The fight over the state of the Newcastle Fire Department building and how it should be fixed has reached a breaking point. A group of Newcastle residents are upset over what they ...

Noon Hour Update: Hospital’s digital upgrade; Fatal wreck on 49 and Newcastle Fire concerns

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’ ...

Fight on Newcastle firefighters? side

In response to the cheap, backward morons who fight any needed progress including the Measure B parcel tax for the Newcastle Fire District: There was no sleight of hand in passing ...

Measure B could come before voters again

A group of Newcastle residents opposed to some of the terms outlined in Measure B have collected enough signatures to see it changed or brought back before voters. Measure B, an ...