Auburn

Measure A spells trouble

What do the troubled cities of Bell, Vallejo and Stockton have in common with Auburn? Today, not much. If Measure A is passed and Auburn becomes a charter city, we will have much m ...

Health care a humane offering

To be creative is to invent something. But, we ask, does the thing invented actually work? Case in point: the commerce clause in our Constitution …the “thing” that needs to ...

Proposed charter needs clarification

Re: proposed Auburn city charter (full text and pro and con — Journal, April 6):I have a few questions/concerns for our city fathers, the Auburn Chamber of Commerce and the p ...

Martha Stewart for president

Well, George Washington must be rolling over in his grave. In his exit speech one of the major warnings he left us with was not to become too partisan. Not only have we done just ...

Signs of beauty seen in Auburn

The City of Auburn is the perfect example of America the beautiful.Congratulations to Bud Pisarek for the logos that are painted in the intersection of High Street and Lincoln Way, ...

Loopholes riddle Measure A

This June, Auburn has an important decision to make about how our city operates. For well over a century, Auburn has been working well. We have the services we need and a structure ...

Measure D will be money well spent

For and against!I totally understand Donna McCloskey’s frustration in her letter to the Journal (“People getting taxed mightily,” Reader Input, April 10) regardin ...

Sports safety, speed training camps offered in Roseville, Auburn

Safe Kids Placer County will hold two youth sports safety clinics and three speed training camps as part of Safe Kids Week. All are free.The safety clinics are scheduled for Monday ...

Students struggle to rescue motorist

Despite acts of heroism by a group of Chico State students, including one from Auburn, a man presumably drowned in the Trinity River after his car swerved off of Highway 299 Saturd ...

Civil dialogue for civil society

Can a democracy survive if the constituents cannot have a civil discussion about issues? Name-calling does not lead to an intelligent exchange of ideas. It simply stops the partici ...