American River canyon

Remembering the Aeolia Olive Oil Company

Most people who live in Auburn are aware that the area known as Aeolia Heights was once a working orchard and that Aeolia Olive Oil was produced there. But if you drive or walk the ...

Auburn canyon no wilderness

As a water resources engineer and former Auburn resident married to a third-generation Auburn native, I had to chuckle at the sub-header on the article regarding the funding pact f ...

Our View: Auburn dam, earthquakes shake canyon decisions

Congressman Tom McClintock believes an Auburn dam will be built and as the ranking member of the powerful water and power subcommittee he has considerable clout. “I am still an ...

McClintock, kindly keep out of way

Tom McClintock’s response to President (Barack) Obama’s State of the Union address is exactly why he does not speak for me as he apparently does for Kathy Twisselmann (Reader I ...

Hanley works effectively

I am supporting Kevin Hanley for election to the Auburn City Council. Kevin Hanley works quietly and effectively to make significant improvements in our city government. He come ...

Canyon residents must co-exist with bears

A mother bear and three rapidly growing cubs are well-known neighbors to those living on the edge of the American River canyon. A Sunday Journal article quoted residents who are e ...

Our View: Canyon fire break: Let’s get ’er done ourselves, Auburn

Bob Snyder doesn’t want the horror of the 49 Fire to repeat itself along the rim of the American River canyon. Auburn city officials, businesses, landowners and the thousands o ...