Downtown alive with fun

Thanks AJ, for presenting a great reflection of this year’s event (“Cruise Nite to honor 9/11 first responders,” Journal, Sept. 14)! Having spent virtually the en ...

Public services do not fall from sky

I voted for Measure E, prepared to pay $40 a year for our continued safety. Amazingly, 60 percent of our district voted to keep the equivalent of a few visits to a coffee shop in t ...

Bad Hair Bandit sentenced to 10 years prison for Auburn, 20 other heists

AUBURN CA - A U.S. District judge has sentenced a woman nicknamed by authorities “The Bad Hair Bandit” for a string of 21 interstate bank robberies to 10 years in prison. Cynt ...

Ron Ludford’s passion for restoring makes him ‘King of the Hill’

What you want to do in retirement varies from person to person. Every working person has a different dream for the years of life that do not require steady 40-hour workweeks. For ...

Build Auburn Walmart

I am for the Walmart in Auburn. It seems to me that the same few people did not want a Target or Home Depot are now fighting against Walmart and yet I would guess that the majority ...

Get high school facts right

In response to Eric Hill’s letter (“Close Placer High campus,” Sept. 19), I have a few comments. One, who has died as a result, direct or indirect, of having an o ...

Journal history issue a winner

Congratulations to all the Journal employees who helped publish the “140 Years edition” last week. It was an outstanding edition and something to be proud of – not just for ...

Better to keep open campus

After I read about the tragic car accident involving PHS students I wondered how long it would be before someone would insist the campus become a closed campus (“Eight injure ...

Auburn Cruise Nite has its finest hour

Auburnites of all races, creeds and economic status gathered on Lincoln Way Friday evening, Sept. 14, to attend Cruise Nite’s annual tribute to 9/11 victims, survivors and first ...

Mother of Highway 193 crash victim pleads for safer Cool-Georgetown road

AUBURN CA - A woman whose body was found days after her car went off Highway 193 in Cool and crashed down an embankment was remembered Wednesday as a sweet, honest and humor-filled ...