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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 ...

Duran emerges the clear winner in bitterly fought Roseville supes race

Jack Duran is the winner in a bitterly fought election battle with Rocky Rockholm for the Roseville seat on the Placer County Board of Supervisors. But the overall primary electio ...

Fallen soldier from Applegate to be honored with Tahoe National Forest trail dedication

Applegate’s Joshua Hardt died last October serving his country in Afghanistan. Back home, he had loved the Sierra outdoors. On Memorial Day, his country will remember his sacri ...

Healthcare debate rages after historic reform bill passes

Historic legislation adding tens of millions of Americans to health-care coverage may have passed the Democratic-controlled Congress. But it’s still a tough sell with many Ameri ...

Michael Babich challenges fellow GOP Tom McClintock for 4th District Republican nomination

Admitting he’s on a David vs. Goliath-type election quest, Republican Michael Babich of Auburn is mounting an early primary challenge against 4th District U.S. Rep. Tom McClinto ...

Two-time Democrat Party congressional candidate Charlie Brown takes D.C. Homeland Security post

It isn’t the way two-time 4th Congressional District candidate Charlie Brown initially envisioned it. But the Roseville resident is going to work in Washington, D.C. Brown has ...

N. Auburn evacuation halts Placer County vote count

Placer County’s Nov. 4 election ballots were secure and safe during a two-hour evacuation Thursday of North Auburn’s Finance Administration Building caused by a ruptured gas li ...

McClintock “absolutely opposed” to $700 billion bailout

Fourth District congressional candidate Tom McClintock said Tuesday he’s “absolutely opposed to a taxpayer bailout of bad Wall Street investments.” McClintock, a state senato ...

4th District foes target long-standing issues

It’s deja vu time with a twist of the political knife in the race to succeed John Doolittle as congressman. Fourth District congressional candidates Charlie Brown and Tom McClint ...

District gets ready for high-profile campaign

The 4th District Republican congressional primary was a high-stakes, no-holds-barred bruiser that drew national attention. And with conservative Republican Tom McClintock emerging ...

McClintock to carry GOP flag

Early returns staked state Sen. Tom McClintock to a wide vote advantage over former congressman Doug Ose in the primary for 4th District Republican congressional nominee. The exci ...

Lukewarm voter response forecast

Voter turnout should be about 40 percent in Placer County, elections chief Jim McCauley is forecasting. And that would be if there’s a surge of interest on Election Day this Tue ...

Security fears halt congressional debate

Because of “security concerns,” a District 4 congressional debate between two Republican hopefuls at Sierra College was cancelled, but all four GOP candidates will have a chanc ...

Ose, McClintock in mud-slinging debate

ROCKLIN – Vying for the 4th District’s Republican nomination, congressional candidates Doug Ose and Tom McClintock kicked the contest up a notch Wednesday with a mud-slinging d ...

Millionaire Ose gives self funding lead

Doug Ose is out in front by a wide margin over major opponent Tom McClintock in campaign dollars earned and spent, according to finance reports filed Tuesday. But most of the mone ...