Tamara Uhler

Supervisor discusses successes, challenges

Placer County Supervisor Kirk Uhler of Granite Bay stopped by the Journal office this week to talk about his upcoming campaign for re-election. He is running to keep his seat in th ...

What other dirty secrets lie buried?

It is absolutely criminal what has been going on in Bell, Calif. Almost $800,000 for the city manager and well over $400,000 for the chief of police. A population of 38,000 people ...

It’s who, not what you know

I understand firsthand why all the controversy over the hiring of Tamara Uhler and the recent “merit raise.” I retired from child support in December 2006 and went right back ...

Raze Tamara Uhler’s raise

There is a simple solution to the issue of Ms. (Tamara) Uhler’s raise: furlough the position one day a month. This will claw back most of the cost; and since Ms. Uhler is so com ...

Placer County so out of touch

If the Placer County Supervisors “affirmed” the hiring freeze, how did the county bring Tamara Uhler on board? What is it that I don’t understand about “freeze”? And my ...

Uhler should return the raise

If Kirk Uhler (who got his job back as a county supervisor, with a wink and a nod under the “good ol boy” network, and without going through the distasteful task of going thr ...

Return that county raise

If Kirk Uhler (who got his job back as a county supervisor, with a wink and a nod under the “good ol’ boy” network, and without going through the distasteful task of going th ...

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 ...

County a good old boys club

The three supervisors who approved these raises are saying we the people/taxpayers of Placer County are “stupid,” plain and simple (Journal, Feb. 10). I thought there was a hi ...

Our View: Three words for Placer County: Stop the insanity

Insanity, as Albert Einstein once said, is doing the same thing over and over and expecting different results. Most people would agree with the famous physicist. Sanity, as define ...