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Five questions: Regy Bronner, Robert Weygandt vie for District 2 Placer County supe seat

Veteran Placer County Supervisor Robert Weygandt’s seat representing the Lincoln area’s District 2 is being challenged in the June 3 primary by submarine veteran and re ...

Prospective McClintock opponent touts robot, tech issues

  A South Lake Tahoe man who says he is concerned about technology, including robots, usurping people in the workplace said Monday that he intends to challenge U.S. Rep. Tom ...

Make California votes matter

Once again, a tiny segment of the U.S. electorate has chosen the non-incumbent presidential candidate for us. When I saw today that John Huntsman dropped out of the race, and we ...

New election laws cumbersome for Placer

AUBURN CA - Placer County elections chief Jim McCauley said Tuesday that, early in the election season, his office has been sorting out state mandates and new election rules. “La ...

Placer County voters rush to sign up ahead of Nov. 2 election

Placer County elections division is moving into the final days of a general election that has attracted a record number of registered voters. Ryan Ronco, assistant registrar of vo ...

Final primary vote count in as Placer County girds for more election battles Nov. 2

The drive toward the Nov. 2 general election has already started in Placer County. With the final vote count from the June 8 primary made official this past week, county elections ...

Low voter turnout could make this worst Election Day ever

Jim McCauley is getting concerned. When all ballots are counted from today’s statewide primary vote, McCauley – Placer County’s elections chief – has a sinking feeling tha ...

Roseville supes opponents Duran, Rockholm raise election stink over trash contractor donation charge

Placer County Supervisor Rocky Rockholm and challenger Jack Duran are warring in a late-election tilt over contributions from the umbrella company that operates the county’s Mate ...

And they’re off: Election candidate filing starts Tuesday amid flurry of early activity

The statewide primary election is still almost four months away but some candidates are getting a jumpstart on their campaigns. The flurry of election activity is taking place aro ...

June primary race is on: Candidates can take out money-saving petitions

And they’re off. Candidates-to-be in the June 8 primary election are taking their first steps toward that target date by taking out signature-in-lieu petitions. Monday was the ...