mike holmes

Reader Input: Mike Holmes deserves our support

Mike (Holmes) deserves reelection. He is an Auburn native, a graduate of Placer High and Sierra College and San Francisco State University. He is totally devoted as much as any pol ...

Reader Input: Mike Holmes a problem-solver

Mike Holmes has worked tirelessly to ensure that Auburn is the outstanding community that it is by being able to link our historic past to the present through hard work and a visio ...

Another View: An overabundance of democracy?

A recent editorial I read asked the question as to whether we have too much democracy in this state. It noted there were some 2,300 special districts in California, plus 58 count ...

Reader input: Holmes on the range

The range for councilman/ former Mayor Mike Holmes is his birthplace, Auburn. The range also describes the many  — 16 and growing — committees, boards and comm ...

Auburn community leader Virgil Traynor dead at 76

Virgil Traynor, a long-time Auburn veterinarian whose volunteer work on behalf of his community touched many lives, died Saturday at 76. Since arriving in Auburn from veterinary s ...

Reader Input: Candidate has Auburn roots

This morning I went to the Meddlers meeting to hear Daniel Berlant, one of the candidates for (Auburn) City Council. One thing I homed in on was the reception he received when he ...

Another View: Leadership needn’t come from chamber

Daniel Berlant, the Cal Fire spokesman and 30-year-old candidate for the Auburn City Council, is facing a total of four challengers this fall: three competing contenders plus the A ...

Placer County Republican Party forges Nov. 4 election slate

LOOMIS – A Placer County Republican Party endorsing convention gave GOP support Saturday to a slate of candidates in local-government elections Nov. 4. The list includes cit ...

Residents weigh in on council race

Economic development is the topic on the mind of many Auburn residents as City Council candidates build their platforms for November’s elections. With the closing of the can ...

Mike Holmes files for re-election to the Auburn City Council

Auburn City Councilman Mike Holmes has announced he is running for one more term on the Auburn City Council. Holmes has served 11 years on the City Council and two terms as mayor ...