July 15, 2019
  • 11:30 am Cartoon: Vaping
  • 7:30 am Workers’ rights attorney Kipp Mueller launches campaign for State Senate
  • 10:00 am College of the Canyons professor Warren Heaton to challenge Sen. Scott Wilk
  • 10:00 am Military veteran Chris Werthe kicks off Santa Clarita City Council campaign
  • 2:15 pm Assemblymember Christy Smith secures $6.5 million from state budget for local projects

The 2014 lawsuit over the California Voting Rights Act prompted a debate that still continues — should Santa Clarita support change to its governing structures?

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You can find more of local cartoonist Frank Hansen’s work here.

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Founded and organized by Academy of the Canyons students, the second annual “Wake Up, Stand Up” event was held on Saturday at College of the Canyons, with over double the number of community members from 2018 attending the student-led sexual assault and harassment seminar.

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Photo courtesy of Mike Garcia for Congress.

Mike Garcia’s career as a fighter pilot in the United States Navy took him around the world. From the skies of Fallujah, to the deck of the USS Nimitz, to the fields of Lemoore Air Station in California’s Central Valley — Garcia’s two-decade long naval career imbued within him an international perspective that has indelibly […]

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Met by a crowd of constituents and a handful of agitators, Rep. Katie Hill (D-Agua Dulce) discussed Medicare, voting rights, gun reform and her first 100 days in Congress at a town hall event at Santa Clarita City Hall on Saturday afternoon. Hill and her staff opened up the town hall event by announcing that […]

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Photo courtesy of the California Nurses Association.

After a lengthy negotiation process and even a strike notice, the registered nurses at Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital voted to ratify a new three year contract with hospital management. “We are pleased that the California Nurses Association has withdrawn its strike notice and that we were able to work together to reach a new […]

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Katie Hill poses for a photo with local resident Rabiah Coon during an event with Gavin Newsom and Sen. Kamala Harris on Nov. 3, 2018. Chad Kampbell / The Proclaimer.

New filings released by the Federal Election Commission show that Rep. Katie Hill (D-Agua Dulce) raised over $600,000 during the first quarter of the 2020 election cycle. According to official reports, the 25th Congressional District’s incumbent representative brought in $605,418.29 to her 2020 committee, exceeding the $560,000 estimate her campaign previously claimed to have raised. […]

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Cartoon by Frank Hansen.

Local cartoonist Frank Hansen’s first cartoon for The Proclaimer takes on the aversion of Santa Clarita’s suburbanites for the rest of Los Angeles County.

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After several attempts to renegotiate their contract, no agreement has been reached between the registered nurses at Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital and the hospital’s administration.

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Photo courtesy of Suzette Valladares for Congress.

Suzette Valladares calls herself a “constitutional conservative.” However, it was neither Ronald Reagan nor any other Republican stalwart who sparked her initial interest in politics. Instead, it was Al Gore.

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