Tom Jones

Placer County voter turnout falls on lower end of projections

Placer County voter turnout was on the low end of expectations but still above the state average. Placer County elections chief Jim McCauley had projected a turnout of between 46 a ...

Hanley works effectively

I am supporting Kevin Hanley for election to the Auburn City Council. Kevin Hanley works quietly and effectively to make significant improvements in our city government. He come ...

Tracing a rumor to usual suspects

Repaving the notebook while praying that the once the city finishes Streetscape, it will use some of the fences to enclose homes containing pitbulls ... One “Holmes” that won ...

Looking Behind the Scenes: Take a closer look at a magnificently run campaign

Now that all of the political hoopla is dying down, and even some of the superfluous campaign signs are being removed, perhaps this is the proper time to discuss what may have been ...

Time to party

No matter your partisanship, there’s nothing like an Election Day party. All eyes will be glued to television screens around Placer County as national presidential election ret ...