Auburn Folsom road

New lights coming to Auburn Folsom

Following the direction of the Auburn City Council, city staff and Pacific Gas and Electric Company will be moving forward with new lamp posts on one of the city’s major thor ...

Another View: Sometimes, the only thing to say is ‘C’mon, man’

This week’s column is my personal riff on ESPN’s regular segment during football season in which a panel of commentators and former jocks rip on incompetent plays execu ...

Reader Input: Manage our traffic flow scientifically

A traffic engineering course that I took way back in 1960 taught that it cost 3 to 5 cents to stop a vehicle at a traffic light or stop sign. The cost is from wear (engine, brakes, ...

Auburn bicycle crash prompts safety ride

Less than a week after a Newcastle bicyclist was hit by a car and hospitalized, fellow riders are planning an event Saturday to highlight the need for better traffic awareness. V ...

Reader Input: Road rage incident sparked awareness

 Re: (“Has incivility reached a crisis point in the US?,” Journal, Oct. 6) Until recently I never thought about the incivility of people here in Auburn. I have l ...

Placer supes approve Auburn Folsom Road widening contract

The Placer County Board of Supervisors have awarded a $5.6 million construction contract for the final phase of the Auburn Folsom Road widening project. Funding includes countywid ...

Reader Input: Choose homeless shelter site with care

Choosing where to put the new homeless shelter needs to be carefully thought through as it is something that is going to have a very long-term effect on how Auburn is perceived by ...

Firefighters put out RV fire; keep it from spreading to nearby buildings

South Placer Fire District firefighters put out a vehicle fire Thursday afternoon at a rural property off Auburn Folsom Road. The fire destroyed a 20-foot motor home owned by Mayo ...

Our View: Teens: Help each other to drive safer, smarter

It’s easy to imagine the good time and feelings six area teenagers were having on Super Bowl Sunday night when they piled into the same sport utility vehicle and drove to a n ...

Our View: Teens: Help each other to drive safer, smarter

It’s easy to imagine the good time and feelings six area teenagers were having on Super Bowl Sunday night when they piled into the same sport utility vehicle and drove to a n ...