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Hink Block a home to business for more than 100 years

The Hink Block has quietly served as one of the main anchors of Auburn businesses since the early 1900s  and yet we seldom think of it as a single major building. Instead we s ...

Reader Input: Aquifers being depleted by overuse

Once again, Mr. Rocky Warren misses the important point, (“Gov setting up for massive lawsuit,” Reader Input, March 26). Yes, the water well in his family’s yar ...

Reader Input: Wilson assists event mightily

I missed thanking a vital member of AAUW’s Trivia Bee Committee in my letter published on Tuesday, March 31 (“Nothing trivial about Auburn’s bee”). Bonnie ...

Reader Input: Make Honduras help conditional

Thirty-five years ago, Archbishop Oscar Romero lost his life beseeching the soldiers of El Salvador to “stop the repression, stop the killing.” Since my daughter trav ...

Reader Input: Mental health on our minds

The tragedy of 150 persons lost on a German airliner last week and evidence pointing to a deliberate act by the co-pilot should spark a new interest and discussion about mental hea ...

Reader Input: Good start for art center

We want to thank the Auburn community and the surrounding areas for supporting the General Gomez Arts and Event Center’s grand opening. We appreciate the artist who entered ...

Reader Input: Valley View is accessible

While I empathize with the plight of Mr. (David) Mackenroth and his neighbors who live along Valley View Drive in Newcastle, his claim that the school traffic makes “their ho ...

Reader Input: Common sense, not extremism

Inscribed in the ancient temple at Delphi were the words “Nothing to excess.” For Aristotle, it meant the desired middle between two extremes: excess and deficiency ... ...

Woodcreek wrestler Lauren Mason of Auburn places fourth at Girls Folkstyle Nationals

Woodcreek High junior and Auburn resident Lauren Mason has a spectacular résumé. Mason is the 2015 California Interscholastic Federation girls wrestling runner-up an ...

Reader Input: Nothing trivial about Auburn’s bee

Congratulations to the winner of the Fourth Annual Auburn AAUW Trivia Bee: Placer United — Mike Holmes, Jim Holmes and Leah Rosasco. But this talented trio wasn’t the o ...