Kirk Uhler

Placer County voter turnout falls on lower end of projections

Placer County voter turnout was on the low end of expectations but still above the state average. Placer County elections chief Jim McCauley had projected a turnout of between 46 a ...

Uhler wins District 4, Placer Board of Supervisors

Incumbent Kirk Uhler will serve a third term representing District 4 on the Placer County Board of Supervisors. With all 56 precincts reporting as of midnight Tuesday, Uhler ca ...

Business political action committee endorses Kirk Uhler for District 4

The Roseville Area Business Political Action Committee as endorsed Kirk Uhler for Placer County Supervisor, District 4 over challenger Pam Tobin. Incumbent Uhler has represented D ...

Uhler wants to ensure long-term viability of county

Editor’s note: The Press Tribune is profiling candidates for the Placer County Board of Supervisors District 4 seat in the June 5 election. To read a profile on candidate P ...

Supervisors approve updated Granite Bay Community Plan

Granite Bay’s population should grow by about 12 percent between now and 2035, according to the restrictions of a new community plan passed Tuesday. The Placer County Board of S ...

Tobin, Uhler vie for District 4 Placer Board of Supervisors seat

The District 4 seat on the Placer County Board of Supervisors is up for grabs and so far, two candidates are vying for the position. The candidate filing period began Monday for ...

Pam Tobin announces candidacy for District 4

Granite Bay resident Pam Tobin announced this week she is running to represent District 4 on the Placer County Board of Supervisors. Tobin, a local real estate agent, will run ag ...

Walmart plans for Granite Bay store

Placer County officials confirmed Walmart is planning on opening a grocery store at Sierra Oaks Shopping Center in Granite Bay. District 4 Supervisor Kirk Uhler said the retail g ...

Granite Bay has shaped plan update

In August 2008, the Placer County Board of Supervisors directed the Planning Department to review the, then 19 year-old, Granite Bay Community Plan to see if modifications were nee ...

Granite Bay garage condos proposed

Granite Bay may get a new garage condo and self-storage facility unless residents voice their concerns, say a husband and wife opposed to the proposed development. The Granite Bay ...

Our View: Fires, gunshots and election fund theft: Where’s grand jury?

If the calendar says spring, it must be time to trade in the raincoats for sunblock and congratulate the Placer County grand jury on another fine year of investigating controversia ...

Our View: Let’s hear more from new DA

As the county says goodbye to its longtime district attorney, residents welcome a new man to the post. Scott Owens is stepping into the lead role for Placer County for the first t ...

Duran, Weygandt take oath of office

Jack Duran and Robert M. Weygandt formally took the oath of office during the final days of 2010 to start four-year terms on the Placer County Board of Supervisors. Duran, a Rosev ...

Six Placer County residents honored

Two months after his death, U.S. Marine Victor Dew was honored by the Placer County Board of Supervisors Dec. 14. The board recognized six local citizens for their heroism, longst ...

Board aide charged with theft involved in theater

A top board aide arrested on charges of stealing over $15,000 from the District Attorney’s campaign account has been involved in local theater productions. As of Friday, Brian J ...