Weimar

Gary Johnson devoted

Gary Johnson would make an excellent supervisor for District 5. Gary has over 30 years of government experience at all levels. He understands how the system works and can fix it so ...

Choices for upcoming election a joke

I recently received my Sample Ballot in the mail and was totally shocked at the choices for this upcoming election. Is this some kind of a joke or what? I?m beginning to get a stro ...

Jerry Johnson for District 5

I was undecided about who to vote for in the District 5 Placer County supervisor race until I saw Harriet White?s letter in your May 16 edition (?District 5 job can?t be bought.?) ...

Beware of misleading phone call

Residents in the Placer Hills Fire Protection District (Meadow Vista, Weimar, Applegate and small portions of Colfax and Auburn): you are affected by Measure E. Because property t ...

Cal Fire doing prescribed burns near Colfax Wednesday

On Wednesday, May 9 and May 16, the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (Cal Fire), in cooperation with the Colfax City Volunteer Fire Department, Placer County F ...

Measure E will save lives

I have attended just about every one of the Weimar/Applegate/Colfax Municipal Advisory Council meetings for the last three years. In almost every meeting we have a presentation b ...

Measure E a matter of life and death

Measure E on the June election ballot provides a safety guarantee for residents and businesses in the service area of the Placer Hills Fire Protection District. The fire district o ...

Community Portrait: Couple’s dream to have a houseful of children comes true

For Todd and Amy Hanaway, life around the house is anything but dull. Currently the Weimar couple has nine children ranging in age from 6 to 17 years living at home. Typical they a ...

Railroad work blocks mom, daughter in wheelchair

A Weimar family has found itself living on the wrong side of the tracks during Union Pacific Railroad’s project to upgrade the transcontinental railway. Todd and Amy Hanaway mus ...

Fossum co-wrote ‘The Book’ on kickboxing lowdown

The karate thing all started for Steve Fossum when he got in a shoving match at school at age 15. He wasn’t beat up but he felt bad that he had cried. “I remember thinking to m ...