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Reader Input: Community enlightened

I would like to compliment the Auburn Journal in general and Jason Smith in particular for enlightening the Auburn community about the pervasive use of “Heroin in the Foothil ...

Reader Input: Heroin series a call to action

The recent three-part series and editorial concerning heroin use in this area was a welcome example of real journalism in a local newspaper. This kind of in-depth reporting was onc ...

Reader Input: Supes bow to big corporations

Paul McDaniel’s letter today regarding the Placer County Board of Supervisors was spot on (“Deny supervisors that raise they requested,” Reader Input, July 16). ...

Reader Input: Hold students accountable

There is a case involving a 6-year-old girl stabbing a fellow student in the face with a pencil. Her consequence, she was not expelled nor suspended — counseling from her pri ...

Auburn’s Foster’s Freeze marks 50 years of ice-cream treats, more

After 50 years, Auburn’s Foster’s Freeze is still going strong, relying on a loyal customer base and, in summer, its secret-recipe soft-serve ice cream. Since 1964, th ...

Reader Input: Let the punishment fit the crime

On one hand, I do not want anger to hinder the wonderful feelings of love and connection we all felt at the recent memorial service for Barbara Crowell (“Dutch Flat cyclist d ...

Reader Input: Fund your own birth control

In response to the keening people who think that the world is coming to an end due to the recent Supreme Court ruling acknowledging the right of an employer, in this case Hobby Lob ...

All those years ago ... from the pages of the Auburn Journal, July 16 and 23, 1964

Gov. Brown breaks ankle at Auburn Valley Golf Course Gov. Edmund G. Brown came to Auburn Tuesday for a game of golf and returned to Sacramento with a fractured ankle. Playing at ...

Meddlers Report - July 15, 2014

The Meddlers is a subcommittee of the Auburn Chamber of Commerce that meets at 7 a.m. every Tuesday at Auburn City Hall, 1225 Lincoln Way. Auburn Journal reporter Eyragon Eidam, wh ...

Vets, supporters gear up for bike ride

Bikers from all over the area will be taking to the road for an annual fundraiser to support veterans throughout the region. The 4th Annual 111-Mile Fundraiser for Veterans is a n ...