election

Candidates talk about how to prepare for council business

 The Lincoln City Council seats of Mayor Gabriel Hydrick and Stan Nader are on the Nov. 4 2014 Statewide Direct General Election ballot. The two incumbents are running for the ...

McClintock election challenge comes from within GOP ranks

A long-term office holder. A challenger from within the party ranks. And a loss in the general election. It’s a formula that veteran Bay Area Democratic Party Congressman Pe ...

Lincoln area’s longtime Placer County supervisor challenged

The Lincoln area’s longtime Placer County Supervisor Robert Weygandt is being challenged for the seat he has held for 19 years, while a potential opponent for Roseville Super ...

Filing season opens on June primary in Placer County

The filing period is on in Placer County for the June 3 primary, with incumbents for a string of county posts including sheriff, assessor and treasurer leading the roster of prospe ...

Prospective McClintock opponent touts robot, tech issues

  A South Lake Tahoe man who says he is concerned about technology, including robots, usurping people in the workplace said Monday that he intends to challenge U.S. Rep. Tom ...

Game on for 2014 Placer County election hopefuls

Candidates – and the Placer County Clerk-Recorder’s Office – are already gearing up for the June 3 primary election. The most public indicator is activity at the ...

Placer County election activity beginning to heat up for 2014

  With an uncommon lull in campaigning this summer, Placer County’s elections division is preparing for the political heat to rise considerably in 2014. County Clerk J ...

Race is more than just choosing a candidate

Although the City Council race began July 16, it seems twice as long than the past three months of campaigning by nine candidates for three seats. The race has been tough because ...

Voters receive vote-by-mail ballots this week

Vote-by-mail ballots are being mailed by the Placer County Elections Office this week to designated voters. Those ballots were formerly called absentee ballots. “According to sta ...

Bloopers of the City Council race so far

I take the City Council election very seriously. It should be as serious to all nine candidates. But from what I see, a few candidates are not treating the race as diligently as t ...