August 25, 2019
  • 10:30 am Coast Guard veteran Eric Ohlsen to challenge Assemblymember Tom Lackey
  • 11:00 am Black ‘N Blue fights to break The SCV Curse
  • 10:30 am Highlights from Mike Garcia’s interview with The Talk of Santa Clarita
  • 10:00 am Los Angeles County adopts new sustainability plan
  • 8:00 am Santa Clarita community holds vigil to honor victims of recent mass shootings
Katie Hill spoke to her supporters at the election night party on Nov. 6. Chad Kampbell / The Proclaimer.

Rep. Steve Knight (R-Palmdale) conceded at 12:40 p.m. on Nov. 7, making Katie Hill the first female, bisexual and Democratic candidate to be elected to represent the 25th Congressional District.

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In the early hours of Nov. 7, Democratic candidate Katie Hill leads by about one percentage point in the polls to Rep. Steve Knight (R-Palmdale), with 56 percent of precincts reporting. The 25th Congressional District race was too close to call on Tuesday since polls closed at 8 p.m. All Tuesday evening, Hill and Knight […]

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Update: It’s now Nov. 7 and several races are too close to call. Many of the precincts in Santa Clarita have not yet reported. Despite the late hours, because we’re very caffeinated and committed to informing the public, we’re still bringing you updates. It’s Nov. 6, which means The Proclaimer’s team of reporters and editors is […]

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Tomorrow, Santa Clarita residents will have the opportunity to choose three of the five city council members who set goals for the city and determine the policies that impact our daily lives more than any other level of government.

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Local business owner Doug Minnick is the co-founder of Hoi Polloi Winery, co-owner of the Double Trouble Tasting Room in downtown Newhall and co-founder and festival director of the annual Garagiste Wine Festival in Paso Robles. His philosophy is that wine should be accessible to everyone. With Minnick and his crowd, there are “no snobs […]

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Recently, I asked a friend if she was registered to vote.  She looked at me and responded with: “Why vote?” I was shocked by that response. Why vote? There are too many reasons to list. After all, voting isn’t just a right, it’s a privilege. Many years ago, I went on a road trip from Kentucky to […]

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Richard "Dick" Norton shows his support for Steve Knight. Chad Kampbell / The Proclaimer.

Local conservative activists gathered Friday evening for a rally at the intersection of Bouquet Canyon Road and Valencia Boulevard to show support for Republican candidates in advance of Tuesday’s election. Approximately 30-35 people attended the rally on Nov. 2. Attendees waved signs, spoke to passing motorists stopped at the intersection and handed out campaign-related literature. […]

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Kamala Harris rallies a crowd of about 500 at the Newhall Family Theatre. Photo courtesy of Bruce McFarland.

Hundreds of local residents, activists and volunteers packed the Newhall Family Theatre to capacity on Saturday, Nov. 3 to hear Lt. Governor and gubernatorial candidate Gavin Newsom and Sen. Kamala Harris (D-California) speak just three days before the general election.

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I was one of the first Republicans in Simi Valley to publicly support Steve Knight’s campaign for Congress in 2014. I supported him both because I agreed with his policy positions and because I found him to be someone with integrity whom I could trust to be straight with his constituents, whether he agreed with […]

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Photos courtesy of Elect Jeff Martin, Committee To Re-Elect Joe Messina and Trunkey for Hart School Board.

On Tuesday, Nov. 6, Saugus voters will decide who will represent them on the William S. Hart Union High School District Board of Trustees. Three candidates are on the ballot for Trustee Area 5: Jeff Martin, Kelly Trunkey and incumbent Joe Messina.

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