Politics

On The Issues: Auburn parks candidate Ferris answers key questions

The November election gives Auburn residents the opportunity to choose two of five positions on the Auburn Recreation District board. And the Journal is asking questions on key is ...

On The Issues: Auburn parks candidate Ferris answers key questions

The November election gives Auburn residents the opportunity to choose two of five positions on the Auburn Recreation District board. And the Journal is asking questions on key is ...

On The Issues: Auburn parks candidate Holbrook answers key questions

The November election gives Auburn residents the opportunity to choose two of five positions on the Auburn Recreation District board. And the Journal is asking questions on key is ...

Placer supes to consider affordable housing fee

Supervisors will be considering establishing a $5.95 per-square-foot fee Tuesday that western Placer County subdivision developers would be required to pay if they don’t buil ...

On The Issues: Auburn parks candidate Fecko answers key questions

  The November election gives Auburn residents the opportunity to choose two of five positions on the Auburn Recreation District board. And the Journal is asking questions o ...

Rent control, EMS workers always on call on the ballot: Props. 10, 11

Proposition 10, rent control Rent control ordinances regulate how much landlords can charge tenants for renting apartments and houses. In 1995 the state legislature limited local ...

Auburn homeless task force proposes new loitering, camping rules

Encampments and loitering ordinances could be tightened in new rules to be considered Monday by the Auburn City Council. Ordinance amendments to regulations already in place will ...

Kershner announces Auburn City Council candidacy

Downtown Auburn business owner and philanthropist Christopher Kershner has announced his candidacy for Auburn City Council with an official campaign video and charity fundraiser co ...

Former governor candidate keynote speaker

Delaine Eastin will be the keynote speaker at the Auburn Area Democratic Club’s 15th annual fundraiser The gala will include hors d’oeuvres, wine and beer, music by th ...

Mendoza announces run for Colfax City Council

Marnie Mendoza, appointed incumbent and current mayor pro tem, has officially announced that she is running for the two-year seat on the Colfax City Council in the November electio ...

Tahoe’s Uber-like ride-share snow shuttle a go

On-demand shuttle-bus service at Squaw Valley and Alpine Meadow ski resorts in Placer County will be only a few smartphone clicks away starting in December. The final hurdle for t ...

Amara announces run for City Council

Sandy Giuliani Amara, a lifelong resident of Auburn and Auburn planning commissioner, has thrown her hat in the ring for a seat on the Auburn City Council. From her early educatio ...

Mark Meuser — ‘riding’ for office

Forget running for office — GOP secretary of state candidate Mark Meuser is “riding” for office. Meuser, who completed an ironman in 2015, is riding his bike thr ...

Focus on cannabis sales at Colfax Church of Modern Medicine

The Church of Modern Medicine has set up shop in Colfax and the weedmaps.com website indicates that it’s offering more than salvation. At $220 an ounce, the 333 Canyon Court ...

New life for Auburn’s oldest roads

About half a million dollars worth of asphalt overlay work will be smoothing out some of Auburn’s oldest roads. This year’s city of Auburn program is being done by Dar ...