Supervisor Rocky Rockholm

Amazed at pay raise gall

The article states that Tamara Uhler was hired in July to take over a post that had been unfilled for two years (Journal, Feb. 10). Now, after such a short time of employment she i ...

Did Rockholm really reimburse $10,000?

Our guy “Rocky” is back in the news (Journal, Jan. 26). Jack Durant has thrown his hat in the ring to go up against incumbent (Supervisor Rocky) Rockholm. Durant and others c ...

County supervisors so out of touch

I notice our sheriff’s deputies are unwilling to accept the pay cuts that the county is asking of them. I have found that workers are more willing to accept hardships if they be ...

Our View: County leaders are out of touch with residents

Our local, state and federal government face severe economic challenges. Though it’s clear to most that drastic change is needed to become fiscally responsible, it’s also clea ...

Where is canceled Rockholm check?

 I agree with Patti Fink (Reader Input, July 12) regarding the abundance of frivolous spending the county sups are responsible for. In the past year-and-a-half or so there has bee ...

County budget outlook dismal

Placer County supervisors received more dismal budget news Tuesday. Not only did the board approve an interim spending plan that estimates an 11.1 percent drop in spending in the ...

County workers agree to 12 days no pay

Placer County’s largest labor union has agreed to a plan that erases the threat of layoffs next year in return for taking 12 days off without pay. Members of the Placer Public E ...

Our View: Sunshine Week focuses on freedom of information

This week journalists rightfully celebrate the Freedom of Information Act and collectively seek to share the knowledge of why it is so important to Americans. Dubbed Sunshine Week ...