May Bear River beat Colfax

I realize there is an abundance of things that need doing that are vastly more important than high school football, like ... climbing granite and/or limestone cliffs, running the A ...

Literacy extends to computers

Re: “New tax will sneak up on you,” (Reader Input, Oct. 26). This is the season of political propaganda. In response to (letter writer) Dale Smith’s input in your publication ...

We’re living a shell game

I find the cartoon in Wednesday’s (Oct. 26) Journal totally biased and slanted. A truer picture would have shown (Congressman Tom) McClintock as either David with Goliath or the ...

McClintock supports return to middle

I was disappointed to that the Journal printed the vile cartoon in the Oct. 26 issue portraying Congressman (Tom) McClintock as a far-right monster draining government. Not only is ...

Behind the Signature: Geary C. Tiffany

A visit with the Journal’s frequent letter contributors. Geary C. Tiffany Lives in: North Auburn, with wife Marysue, since retiring three years ago. The Tiffanys have a son and ...

Another View: How do you get in the newspaper?

In the spirit of reaching out, I joined two colleagues at the Colfax High School career fair this week. Colfax Record Editor Martha Garcia, Journal Photo Editor Ben Furtado and I a ...

Another View: Personal touch still matters in 21st century

Modern? Me? Of course. I have a cellphone. I work on a computer. But I’m also old-fashioned. After all, I read newspapers. I even write for a newspaper. Plus I read books. Book ...

Lobbyist Ring facing another trial on two more charges

The U.S. Department of Justice isn’t through with the Kevin Ring prosecution yet. Ring, a former lobbyist who worked for Jack Abramoff, was sentenced Wednesday to 20 months in p ...

Community Portrait: Ceramics artist relates to healing power of the wheel

Forty-seven-year-old Pierre Butler has finally found his niche, found what he’s been searching for, something that makes sense for him. Butler landed at Auburn’s Placer Arts 36 ...

Media Life: Shedding light on mysterious caves, creepy critters

The Auburn-area’s most studied burrow will be in the spotlight next Friday, Nov. 4, when local Hawver Cave expert Gene Lorance presents a talk on one of the wonders of the foothi ...