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Congress needs to pay attention to aging population

Since its inception 40 years ago, Older Americans Month has been a time for the entire nation to remember the older adults in their communities. This year Old Americans Month recog ...

For the women

Since yesterday was Mothers Day it?s time to share some love with mothers and any other members of the distaff side that play or wish to begin to play golf. The women?s game is in ...

In step with nature

WEIMAR ? A little-known, privately-owned, but publicly accessible trail network in this rural community 11 miles east of Auburn provides an opportunity for solitude just a few step ...

Hedden opens Fridays with a win

Reigning Northern California Speedway points champion Bobby ?The Blaze? Hedden opened up the 2003 Maita Ford/Fast Fridays Speedway season in much the same fashion as he completed t ...

Placer takes SFL championship

The Placer High baseball team finished out the regular season as the lone champions of the Sierra Foothill League, beating visiting Granite Bay 8-2 Friday night at James Field. It? ...

Double-teaming to a title

?We wanted to get on the wall. That was it.? Simple, to the point. That?s why Placer?s Nate McCallister and Kit Kershner teamed up again to play doubles at the Sierra Foothill Leag ...

Restaurant founded on a lifetime love

Journal Staff Writer A foothills couple has turned a lifelong love of barbecue into a business. Douglas Mason and his wife Linda recently opened Drooling Dog Bar B Q in Colfax. The ...

Fire danger grows from late rain

Associated Press Writer OAKLAND ? This spring?s late rains are keeping California?s hills green, but where hikers see a lush landscape firefighters see potential calamity. Fire se ...

Letters to the Editor, Sunday, May 11, 2003

Children impacted by AUESD classified cuts employees Do you know who the classified staff is at Auburn Union Elementary School District? These are the employees who assist teachers ...

School board made the right decision on Foresthill High

The decision to move forward with construction of Foresthill High School was the right move. The Placer Union High School District board had really no other option. Voters approved ...