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Transportation Poll: Placer County sales-tax hike vote would fall short

Placer County voters can’t drive 66.66. That’s the two-thirds vote the Placer County Transportation Planning Agency would need to capture at the ballot box to put it o ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Water officials concerned over water supplies; Do you have faith in the federal government?; Media Life

WHAT WE’RE WORKING ON: With winter feeling more like spring, the prospect of a very dry 2014 has water officials concerned. Reporter Gus Thomson is writing about how the Plac ...

Poll: California voters back marijuana legalization

  SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A poll released Wednesday has promising news for marijuana users who hope California will join the two other states that have voted to legaliz ...

Poll: Jobs, economy top issues for Californians

SAN JOSE (AP) — An overwhelming majority of Californians believe the state is mired in recession, while half of state residents worry that a family member will lose his or her jo ...

Our View: Is this the last we’ll see of Streetscape and redevelopment?

Use it or lose it … or the last waltz? As the city of Auburn spends its remaining redevelopment money on the second phase of the Streetscape project, building improvements and, ...

Who will win the Division II baseball title?

Our newest poll at Placer Sports, our regional all-sports Web site, asks you to tell us which of the four surviving teams will win the Sac-Joaquin Section Division II baseball titl ...

Another View: Costco" Wal-Mart" Consider ‘other’ options, poll says

The votes are in and, well, it’s a split decision on what consumers want on the Bohemia Retail project property off Highway 49 in North Auburn. In a highly unscientific, weeklon ...

‘Cutesy’ poll redundant

If Mr. (Tony) Hazarian bothered to read his own paper, he should have learned from the constant stream of letters that the people residing in the vicinity of the proposed Bohemia p ...

Another View: Wal-Mart or Costco? Developer’s mum, so cast your vote

For a moment, put the vehicle access issues, neighborhood traffic concerns and environmental questions about the Bohemia retail project off to the side and ask yourself: What type ...

New poll at Placer Sports - defending baseball titles?

The participation in our last poll at Placer Sports (www.placersports.com), our regional all-sports Web site, generated a lot of buzz as more than 3,000 or our readers (64 percent) ...

Who will win a section title? New poll is up

Our new poll question is up at our regional Placer Sports Web site. We want to know which of four highly-ranked basketball teams you think is most likely to end up winning a sectio ...

New Placer Sports Athlete of the Week poll is up

Our new athlete of the week poll for the week of Feb. 15 is up at www.placersports.com.  This week's poll pits three talented young men against each other - a pair of high-sc ...

Placer Sports poll - Rocklin's biggest moment?

Every successful sports season is filled with major moments of critical importance, and this year's Rocklin High football team has delivered many signature moments.With so many to ...

Who will win - Rocklin or Del Oro?

This week's big football matchup comes in the Sierra Foothill League, where unbeaten Rocklin hosts 7-1 Del Oro in a battle for the Sierra Foothill League title. Until last Friday n ...

Which outcome was most surprising?

This weekend's football games included some highly anticipated matchups, some of which delivered on the drama and others which did not.And then, there was that game at Woodcreek th ...