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Measure B’s Placer County supes salary increase on way to win

A measure that would boost Placer County Board of Supervisors salaries and tie future increases to neighboring counties was on its way to voter approval Tuesday. With just more th ...

Are voters ready to give Placer County supes raises?

  Placer County voters could soon be considering giving the Board of Supervisors a hefty pay raise. Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to move a recommendation from the c ...

Preserve your right to be heard

We’re all familiar with the tale of the Maytag repairman, waiting by the phone, hoping for a call. The workers at the Auburn election poll where I voted on Jan. 4 were in a simil ...

Preserve your right to be heard

We’re all familiar with the tale of the Maytag repairman, waiting by the phone, hoping for a service call. The workers at the Auburn election poll at Stella Irving Hall where I ...

Newcastle Sewer Project underway

The South Placer Municipal Utility District broke ground Dec. 2 on a project to repair and replace sanitary systems throughout Newcastle. As part of the $6.84 million Newcastle Se ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (April 22, 1960 Issue) Elective officers of the newly formed Parent’s Club of Del Oro High School were Steve March, president; Mrs. Ed Griffith, vice president; Mr ...

Incumbent candidates best for town needs

People living in Loomis love the rural lifestyle. The vast majority of us are neither “pro-growth” nor “no-growth.” We are people who understand that growth should be at a ...

Planning commissioner speaks out

313 words This letter is in response to the recent letters to the editor regarding Mayor Russ Kelley and me in the attempt to tie us to the candidate committee “Next Spring in Lo ...