Big Trees Grove northernmost collection of Sequoias

Whether in search of solace or science, a little-known grove of very big trees in Placer County may just be the ticket. Located approximately 45 miles east of Auburn, by way of For ...

Call to readers

Do you think voters should be required to show a photo ID? Tell us why or why not. Your letters on this subject are wanted! They must include your first and last name, city you liv ...

Firefighters did amazing job

To all the firefighters: Thank you, thank you, thank you. To have contained that Robbers Fire in those steep canyons with no more losses than were suffered was amazing. All of Pl ...

Survivor dinner celebrates life

On Thursday, July 19 The American Cancer Society Relay for Life of Auburn held their sixth annual Survivor Dinner for local cancer survivors at the Mt. Vernon Grange on Bell Road. ...

McClintock got it right

(Letter to the editor writer) Doug Stark attacks Congressman (Tom) McClintock for calling out the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) for its thuggish behavior (“McC ...

Park access denial atrocious

As if there weren?t already a handful of reasons why the new fees implemented in the outdoor recreation areas are uncalled for, now I find out that the leader of the State Parks in ...

Taller railing won?t have much impact

When reading the Auburn Journal on July 8, I was interested to know that they were replacing the old four- and one-half-foot railing lining the edge of the Foresthill Bridge, for a ...

Robbers Fire suspect faces added allegations

AUBURN CA - The suspect in starting the 2,650-acre wildfire is to make his first court appearance Tuesday. Bryon Craig Mason, 28, of Sacramento, is slated to be arraigned at North ...

Generations have socialized at the Auburn Drug Co. fountain

Today we usually call them ?pharmacies? but not too long ago they were just plain, old drugstores. Most were not very large and dealt mainly with prescriptions and general health i ...

Treat dogs humanely

Thank you so much for printing the letter regarding the use of gas chambers for our shelter animals (“Inhumane pet euthanasia,” Reader Input, July 15). Dogs are sensiti ...