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Rainstorm could drop four-plus inches

  After one of the driest Januaries on record, Auburn prepares for a super-soaker of a weekend. What forecasters call a “Pineapple Express” will help fuel predic ...

Reader Input: Thanks to supervisors, Father Mike

A letter to the four members of the (Placer County) Board of Supervisors who voted for the homeless shelter: Bravo and thank you for your decision in helping in this situation. ...

Reader Input: Time to regulate e-cigarettes

Coming one day after your front-page story (“Study reveals more on electronic cigarettes,” Journal, Jan. 29) about new findings that e-cigarettes release large amounts ...

County staffs human trafficking special investigative unit

Sexual slavery and forced labor, the most common motivators for human trafficking, occur in Placer County more often than you may think. Arrests in both Penryn and Auburn occurre ...

Another View: How healthy are you?

Have you ever wondered how healthy you really are? ...Do you realize you could feel great and drop dead tomorrow? We hear of people that “feel” fine, that are never s ...

Reader Input: Latest atrocity calls for military action

Here we go again! We’ve had a very measured response for much too long in the Middle East. There needs to be a strong military reaction to the latest provocations. Certai ...

Reader Input: Put Amazon out of business

Was it not too many years ago the City of Auburn was in heavy negotiations to get Costco to locate a store across from the theater on Nevada Street? So it seems we are witnessing ...

Reader Input: These are a few of my fave laws

The state of California wants to “wish us a happy new year” by implementing 931 new laws, as if we don’t have enough stupid laws already. Two of my favorites (y ...

Auburn church gets much needed TLC

High above the church pews, workers were busily preparing for some much-needed updates to a longtime community staple Tuesday. With scaffolding stretching from floor to ceiling, w ...

Reader Input: Time to let a woman lead

Great article in the Sunday Auburn Journal of Feb. 1st on the four Auburn residents who celebrated 100-year birthdays recently. All were born in winter and all were women. One hu ...