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Gaines leads in state Senate special election

State Assemblyman Ted Gaines, R-Roseville, was holding onto an early lead against Republicans Roger Niello and Barbara Alby and Democrat Ken Cooley in a special election to succeed ...

Our view: Jones is pick for sheriff, Niello for senate

The Sacramento County Sheriff’s Office needs a strong leader in the county’s top law post and Scott Jones fits the bill. Jones is a step forward for the department and he’s e ...

Editor's View: Day at the office takes editor afar

Sometimes, the job of an editor takes me outside my comfort zone. That’s the zone that includes a steaming pot of hot coffee, my comfortable desk chair and e-mail. That’s the z ...

Business blames state for woes

Business owners vented their frustrations at a hearing in Folsom last week and their main message was the same — state regulations are choking businesses and the economy. Sponsor ...

Final results: Races at a glance

State Assembly State Assemblyman Roger Niello, R-Fair Oaks, handily defeated his Democratic rival, Dan Leahy, to retain his 5th District seat. Niello garnered 57 percent of the vo ...

State budget stunts quality of education

Folsom-Cordova Unified School District Superintendent Patrick Godwin fired off a letter to Assemblyman Roger Niello in late August over state budget concerns in regards to its affe ...