Auburn

Smart car stuff of nightmares

I have recently been reading about ?driverless? cars. Computers will be driving the car. Then the driver can just sit behind the wheel and talk on the cell phone or text or work on ...

Take care behind the wheel of a car

This will be a first for me. I usually keep my thoughts to myself, but on my way to work the other morning there was a doe that had been hit in the middle of the road. She wasn?t ...

Credit the SEAL Team Six victory

I could not let the letter by Mr. (Tom) Dwelle, “Don’t out our special-ops” (Reader Input, May 17) go without a printed response. Perhaps it’s time for Mr. ...

When did USA get a king?

While reading a biography of Oliver Cromwell this past weekend, I was struck by one of the conflicts during the reign of Charles I. Some claimed the king had the right to make laws ...

Let Roseville be a 'shoppers" paradise"

It is not up to me to change any of your minds, but shame on me if I didn?t try. I am an Auburn native, born and raised, and completely love this town. I am very familiar with the ...

Western States pioneers are still running strong

The Western States 100-mile Endurance Run began in 1974, when Gordon Ainsleigh attempted and succeeded to complete the course on foot. About half-way through the race, Ainsleigh sa ...

Auburn man arrested after running through traffic on I-80

AUBURN CA - An Auburn man was taken into Placer County Sheriff's Office custody after running through traffic on both the eastbound and westbound lanes of Interstate 80 near t ...

Media control alive in Auburn

Yesterday my wife and I had a late lunch at (a local restaurant), a place we enjoy frequently. The two TVs behind the bar were both showing dirt bike stunts, something that really ...

Keep checking dioxin presence

This letter is in regard to the Alliance for the Protection of the Auburn Community Environment’s request to have the county reopen the environmental review of the Wal-Mart s ...

Fire crew and medics a team

I, too, wondered why a fire truck was sent with each ambulance on a 911 call (“Money trail tough to follow,” Reader Input, June 18).I found out why last December. I was ...