Measure L

Pony up for school district

What a good idea that was to suggest that everyone who voted for Measure L should send a check to the Auburn Union Elementary School District for $59 in lieu of passing the measure ...

School district administrator-heavy

It was interesting to read in the Journal this morning (Nov. 4) that the board of the Auburn Elementary School District just didn’t know how they were going to get a budget in pl ...

Our View: Election’s over, but hard work is just beginning

Most of the votes have been counted. The races have been settled. Concession and congratulatory calls have been made. Campaign signs are down. The 2010 general election is in the ...

Officials react to Measure L loss

Supporters of the now-defunct Measure L are voicing their concerns after the ballot item failed to gather the two-thirds vote it needed. Measure L would have been an annual $59 ta ...

Measure L voted down

As of 11:30 p.m. the Placer County Office of Elections website reported that 54.19 percent of residents had voted yes on Measure L, and 45.81 percent voted no. The measure needed 6 ...

Measure supporters encourage voting

Measure L supporters are hoping to end their campaign strong, but there are some who still oppose the potential tax. If passed, Measure L would impose a $59 annual tax on propert ...

Vote in support of local children

I am writing in support of Measure L, and in support of our children, our community and our property values. There is no doubt that there is room for improvement within the publi ...

Our View: Local, state and national issues take stage Tuesday

Polls will open in about 48 hours, so if you haven’t voted yet with a mail-in ballot, there’s still time to bone up on the candidates, propositions and measures that are repeat ...

Teacher asks for yes on Measure L

I am urging all voters to vote yes on Measure L. I have been a teacher in the Auburn Union School District for more than 16 years and I can tell you firsthand that we really need ...

Measure L good investment

There are many good reasons to vote yes on Measure L, the local schools funding measure. Good schools are the linchpin of any thriving community and represent an investment in our ...