Ted Gaines

Our View: Election industry doing just fine, thanks to District 4

What costs nearly $2 million, has taxpayers fuming and leaves much of the Sierra foothills without representation on the home court? No, it’s not the Sacramento Kings’ latest ...

District 1 has a new senator

Senate District 1 officially has a new representative. Judge Don Currier gave the oath of office to Sen. Ted Gaines, R-Roseville, at 9 a.m. Thursday in the Senate Chambers of the ...

Gaines Senate win spurs on Assembly election

Ted Gaines’ Senate District 1 win leaves the 4th Assembly District seat open, and several people are already thinking of filling it, including Gaines’ wife, Beth. The Califor ...

Ted Gaines wins Senate race

Assemblyman Ted Gaines won the Senate District 1 special election race with 63.2 percent of the vote as reported by the California Secretary of State’s office at 11 p.m. Tuesday. ...

John Allard announces candidacy for Assembly

Small business owner and Roseville City Councilman John Allard officially announced his candidacy Thursday for California State Assembly in the 4th District. If Assemblyman Ted Ga ...

District 1 candidates talk pensions, taxes

One of four candidates for the state Senate District 1 seat, Assemblyman Ted Gaines, suggested that bringing back the lumberjack industry would deter marijuana growths in rural are ...

Thunder football praised at State Capitol

Assemblyman Ted Gaines, R—Roseville, honored the Rocklin High School football team on the floor of the Assembly Chambers Friday for their accomplishment in reaching the Division ...

Rocklin charter school holds official celebration

It’s official. Even though Western Sierra Collegiate Academy has been in session for about five weeks, the official opening day celebration was held last week. The event took p ...

State budget to squeeze Rocklin

The state budget compromise before the state Legislature today was made on the backs of Rocklin property owners. While they won’t see a change on their tax bill, the city of Ro ...

Gay marriage issue alive despite court decision

It’s back to the ballot again for California voters after the highest court in the state upheld Prop. 8. The November ballot measure placed a ban on same-sex marriages and follo ...