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Another View: Placer County tiptoes toward fiscal recovery

Editor’s note: This is the first of a three-part column series that will run in the Journal in the coming week.Placer County’s budget picture has changed dramatically s ...

Rich Johnson gives greatly

I have had the honor of knowing Rich Johnson, candidate for supervisor, Placer County District 5, for many years. Rich has contributed countless hours and days for the citizens of ...

Montgomery earns reelection

Four years ago the discussion in District 5 was about the individual filling the position of supervisor. This year the discussion is about issues in the district and in the county. ...

Vote Holmes for District 3

Re-elect Jim Holmes for District 3 county supervisor. Jim has been an outstanding elected official who has contributed much of his time getting to know the people in his district a ...

Rich deserves District 5 votes

I have known Rich Johnson and his family since 1981. We were neighbors in Petaluma and car-pooled into San Francisco. Rich had transferred to the San Francisco Regional Office, a ...

Montgomery on right track

When my supervisor, Jennifer Montgomery, gets on the losing end of a 4-1 vote, I have found it instructive to ask her why she voted that way. So far, she has always had a very goo ...

Jack Duran knocks out Rocky Rockholm in Roseville Placer County supes race

Roseville voters turned Placer County’s District 1 in a new direction Tuesday, electing challenger Jack Duran. Duran, an attorney who sits on the Roseville Union High School Dis ...

AFL-CIO donation helps Duran best Rockholm in fundraising sweepstakes

Challenger Jack Duran has pulled ahead of incumbent Rocky Rockholm in the drive for donations. The two are vying for the Roseville seat on the Placer County Board of Supervisors. R ...

Montgomery bests Kranz in District 5 election

Challenger Jennifer Montgomery ousted Placer County Supervisor Bruce Kranz for the District 5 seat Tuesday. By late in the vote count, Montgomery – a Serene Lakes resident and n ...

Kranz Loyalty to Political Crony Led to Disaster

I've known for some time that Placer County Supervisor Bruce Kranz was warned about alleged land fraud violations by real estate agent Michelle Ollar-Burris before he appointed her ...