Auburn shares in Norcal fireball sighting

AUBURN CA - At least one Auburn resident was in the right place at the right time at 7:45 p.m. Wednesday to witness a fireball blazing across the night sky. The anonymous sky watch ...

Presidential debate reaction mixed in Placer County

AUBURN CA - Peering through the fog of campaign rhetoric, the second of three debates between Gov. Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama was resonating Wednesday in Placer County. ...

US elected ice cream scooper

In response to Chuk Lawshe: Democrats elected a community planner (“Shame on Democrats,” Reader Input, Oct. 3)? Well, they also elected an ice cream scooper at Baskin R ...

Elect these men to school board

I support Robert Tice-Raskins and Scott Hopper for the Pleasant Ridge Union School Board. I met Robert four years ago when my second son, Max, joined the Cub Scouts in Pack 787. I ...

Scrutinize your tax bill

Re: Newcastle Fire District. Measure K only needs a 50 percent-plus-one approval to pass. Measure K is a tax reduction. It removes the automatic annual CPI cost of living increase ...

Folks, we’re nowhere near socialism

Socialism is nothing more or nothing less than the ownership of the means of production and the cooperative management of such. Folks, we’re far from that model. We’ve had ele ...

Another View: Keep advancing the ‘Auburn Advantage’

Coach John Wooden, who led his UCLA basketball team to ten NCAA national championships in 12 years, once said, “Teamwork is not a preference, it is a requirement.”Aubur ...

Auburn fundraising effort starts for paramedic facing kidney transplant

AUBURN CA - Larry Moore has spent more than half his lifetime on the job helping others. Now the 43-year-old paramedic with American Medical Response is in need of help himself. Mo ...

Original clothing for little girls fills new Sara V. Designs

When Denise “Dee” Albers and her daughter Sara decided to open a children’s shop in Old Town Auburn, they wanted to create a spot that little girls would love. Th ...

Steady with holistic help

Prostate Cancer Awareness Month is over, but I just had the check-up from my valued urologist — the results are still holding steady after four years of monitoring. As I submitt ...