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Rodeo clown is goodwill ambassador in baggy pants

In the world of rodeo, when you do good, you get a shiny silver buckle – not a trophy or a plaque. And rodeo clown Justin Rumford, who will be appearing next weekend at the ...

North Auburn school move concerns city leaders

The relocation of a child care center into a regulated municipal airport zone is getting pushback from Auburn officials, who have concerns about safety and incremental encroachment ...

Reader Input: Good luck in continuing clean-up

Congratulations to local law enforcement for arresting a local sex trafficker in Auburn (“Sex trafficking sting in Auburn,” Journal, April 12). It is much easier to go ...

Reader Input: Wind, flames a bad combo

Unbelievably, Wednesday with its very high wind gusts was an approved burn day. I saw a home that actually took advantage and had an active burn pile. Who, in their right mind in ...

Auburn City Council OKs website and audit contracts

The conversation about Auburn’s outdated city website turned the corner from discussion to action Monday night with a major step toward improving the online informational hub ...

Reader Input: Take steps to build rural fire protection

Do you want rural fire protection? In essence,  it is about tax revenues in small districts being substantial enough to sustain and improve local fire protection. Should the O ...

Reader Input: Water before high-speed rail

To add to the letter by John W. Little, Newcastle (“Of pie, rye and a dearth of water,” Reader Input, April 10): The Sorek Desalination Project in Israel was built in ...

Reader Input: Service rewards on grand jury

Much has been in the news about grand juries of late. While the focus has been on criminal indictments, California’s grand juries are unique. They are utilized as “go ...

Senate bill targets short-term rental revenues

Just months after Auburn solidified its stance on rules regarding the increasingly popular short-term online vacation rentals, state law makers are weighing in with their own newly ...

Reader Input: Water is one of God’s miracles

Can you imagine what a miracle our weather is? What does it take to draw trillions of gallons of water out of the oceans through evaporation and then deposit that back on the mount ...