Auburn Airport

Venture could breathe new life into Auburn production facility

The Playground production facility in North Auburn has a new focus – one that the owners are hoping will breathe new life into its operations. Focus Media is slated to go public ...

Noon Hour Update: Keeping summer bills low; Measure B faces challenges; homeless students at Sierra College and 100-year-old piano teacher

Welcome to the Auburn Journal's "Noon Hour Update," where we'll present you with stories and updates on what's going on in the news and what we're working on for our Sunday and onl ...

Jim Ruffalo: Is it me or does Auburn Airport resemble a ghost town?

Maybe I’m wrong, but after a quick trip through the Auburn Airport environs it appeared to me to have all the makings of a ghost town. Don’t get me wrong. Things weren’t as b ...

Install airport gate guards

A few weeks ago they were talking about renaming the airport in honor of Col. Bud Anderson. I personally like the idea, but think it would cause a lot of problems. I’ve had the h ...

Public works right as rain

Thanks to the Auburn Public Works department for fixing a major drainage that was wiping out my driveway every year. The past extension of the Auburn Airport changed the winter wa ...

Our View: Local, state and national issues take stage Tuesday

Polls will open in about 48 hours, so if you haven’t voted yet with a mail-in ballot, there’s still time to bone up on the candidates, propositions and measures that are repeat ...

Airport a fine shopping hub

Hooray for Jeremiah Navratil (Reader Input, July 23). What a marvelous idea. The City of Auburn should exercise eminent domain over the Auburn Airport area and put big-box stores ...

Build big box stores at airport

In my opinion, the city of Auburn should exercise eminent domain over the Auburn airport area. It’s an excellent place for big box stores. The airplanes can fly out of the Grass ...

Heroes fly out of our airport

At 10:30 a.m. on Feb. 22, a pilot returning from a Los Medicos Voladores humanitarian mission to Mexico lost his engine while preparing to land but managed to slip his disabled sin ...

Auburn studies dog rules

Pitbull supporters turned out for the Auburn City Council meeting Monday night to hear a status report on updates to the city’s animal regulations, including any that may target ...

Our View: Dear Santa: All we want is a stronger economy

The calendar is winding down and Santa is detailing his sleigh for his nighttime flight. His elves are working overtime in their workshop to deliver all sorts of toys for good litt ...

TGH Aviation expansion takes wing

An aircraft instrument repair company is putting Auburn’s face on the map all over the world. Among TGH Aviation’s clients are NATO and the U.S. military, with repaired tachom ...

49 Fire arson – Speak up, help find fire starters

Fire investigators have completed the first phase of their work. Now it’s up to the public to step up. Anyone with any information related to two arson fires that merged into th ...

Multiple projects abuzz in Auburn

There has been some confusion about the role of city commissions and committees over the past few weeks. I want to set the record straight. The city has a number of advisory bodie ...

A is for annexation of Auburn Airport's 'sphere of influence'

Dribbling through the notebook while wondering when the Sacramento Kings will get their bailout ... Meanwhile, don’t be surprised if the “A” word starts getting tossed aroun ...