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Gaines, Allard, Campanale seen as early frontrunners in Assembly race

With seven Republicans and one Democrat in the running, the District 4 Assembly special election is turning into a horse race – with plenty of jockeying for position out of the s ...

Assembly race for Gaines’ old seat gets quickly crowded

The opening for the District 4 Assembly seat vacated by now-state Sen. Ted Gaines, R-Roseville, has resulted in a flurry of candidate activity. Seven candidates or prospective can ...

Anonymous e-mail attacks board member

With the election less than a week away, at least one e-mail has circulated, stirring up candidate controversy in the school board race. Five candidates are running for three seat ...

Five have eyes on Rocklin Unified seats

With Election Day looming, Rocklin voters will not only have the opportunity to vote for Rocklin City Council, but Rocklin Unified School District Board of Trustees as well. Board ...

What’s the role of city council?

As the election approaches, many have expressed an interest in what the Rocklin City Council is responsible for and how the mayor is chosen. On Nov. 2 residents will have the oppor ...

Forum focuses on issues

Candidates for Rocklin City Council and the Rocklin Unified School Board of Trustees got their chance to share their views with the community. Candidates were given three minutes b ...

Rose says council run is his patriotic duty

Editor’s note: This is the seventh in a series of profiles of Rocklin City Council candidates. All profiles will be available online at placerherald.com. Michael Rose traded a h ...

8 file for 2 city council seats

Eight Rocklin residents are hoping to nab one of two seats on the Rocklin City Council. The seats are those of Councilwoman Kathy Lund and Mayor Scott Yuill. In June, long-time ...

Another View: Why you should run for local office

Celebrated as the best example of democracy and cursed as the worst form of fragmented government, special districts, school districts and city councils are California’s most abu ...

Deadline nears to file for spot on June ballot

Three days before the filing deadline, Placer County’s ballot slate for the June 8 election is nearly in place. “There are still a lot of incumbents who will bring in papers d ...