Auburn

Redistricting creates ‘fog’ for voters

For the first time, Auburn area residents will cast votes for more than one congressional district, causing some confusion among voters who may be casting a ballot different from o ...

ARD: The devil’s in the details

The hot-shot contractor that “Oracle/Legend” Gordy Ainsleigh found, estimating ARD’s locker-room project to be only $200,000, suddenly disappeared when asked to participate i ...

Fire district lacks support

The (Newcastle Fire Protection District) department has a standing offer on a “free” parcel (limited time is in play). It needs to be filled and leveled, all components ...

Fantastic job, Mitt Romney

When watching the debate I can say Romney was great. He was able to answer everything he was asked. Obama probably wished he had something to look at for answers. He kept looking d ...

No early calls to complain, please

Got a wake-up call this morning from “Mike” who wouldn’t give his last name. He accused me of calling the president stupid (“Vote Obama, vote stupid,” ...

Much at stake in this election

It’s not just keeping politicians out of the personal affairs of a woman’s life that’s at stake in this election. As sure as George Bush appointed an oilman to head the Envir ...

Value schools, vote MacDonald

While national and state issues dominate the news regarding our elections on Tuesday, Nov. 6, there are local decisions to be made that will very much impact the quality of our com ...

Elect this trio to guide rec board

Auburn-area voters have an opportunity to bring diversity to Auburn Recreation District’s board of directors that has been lacking the past six years. Candidate Monique Margaux, ...

Auburn choir seeks to improve music programs

Music programs in three Auburn schools will benefit from a $7,000 grant from Colla Voce this year. Bowman Charter School, Alta Vista Charter Academy and Skyridge Elementary will al ...

Mr. Jim Holmes: Don’t add taxes

Please can someone help us down here in the south part of Auburn? We are Newcastle residents and we are being hit very hard with extra added taxes for a new fire station. Whoever w ...