Vote no on Measure A

Over the last few weeks, supporters of the proposed Auburn charter have made many dubious claims that have long since shown to be false. One that I have heard a lot about recently ...

Texting driver in fatal road death ID?d as North Auburn woman

AUBURN CA - A woman killed while apparently texting as she drove along a Nevada County road has been identified as a North Auburn resident. The Nevada Coroner?s Office released th ...

City Council did its homework

When I hear the old cliché, ?If it ain?t broke, don?t fix it,? used to oppose Measure A, I have to shake my head. This is a recipe for failure in both the business world and in ru ...

Appreciate, don?t knock, the new mural

Re: ?New mural puts beauty in the eye of the beholder,? (Journal, May 6) by Sara Seyydin. I think those members of the Auburn Arts Commission who are questioning the final results ...

Owl family finds home in North Auburn waste transfer station rafters

AUBURN CA - They survived North Auburn?s 49 Fire and now two hardy barn owls are now creating winged wonderment at Auburn Recology?s waste transfer station. The feathered couple n ...

Jim Holmes effective

The 2010 census has gifted a revised (Placer County) supervisorial District 3 with a dedicated and experienced candidate: Supervisor Jim Holmes. Those of us active in Placer County ...

Measure A loophole-filled

I was undecided going into last week’s Measure A debate (“Charter debate evokes passion,” Journal, May 3), but the discussion that night, along with some independ ...

Listen to our caring residents

I attended a Measure A debate at The Ridge on May 10. It?s difficult to believe that in Auburn, a city of 13,000, that the ?No on Measure A? side selected Todd Stenhouse, a 15-year ...

Rove tactic used on president

With regard to the article on (President) Obama not being a citizen (“Locals ask sheriff to investigate Obama,” Journal, May 9), I’d like to add a few comments. F ...

Honey, hide the mountain lion!

I am so relieved the state wasted my money by securing private property for their own use. I couldn’t sleep at night knowing an obscure bar in the foothills had a wolverine ( ...