Auburn Journal

Media Life: 10 Who Made Auburn All The More 'Ausome'

What makes Auburn so unique and special to the people who live here – and the others who wish they did? Here are 10 names. A drop in  very large bucket. There are many ...

AJ carriers threatened at gunpoint

Two Auburn Journal newspaper carriers were threatened at gunpoint Wednesday morning near Auburn Folsom Road and Sacramento Street at about 1 a.m.   They were delive ...

Tibetan monks tour Journal, bless press room

Four of the six visiting Tibetan Buddhist monks and members of Sierra Friends of Tibet toured the Auburn Journal offices on Thursday. “This is a place where creative though ...

Media Life: Silence proving golden for Auburn filmmaker

When we last heard from Brandon Vedder, the Placer High grad and ace cinematographer was fresh off the success of 2012 documentary “La Source” and deep into a new proje ...

Undercover Auburn panhandling session yields food, insight

Walk a mile in a panhandler’s well-worn shoe rubber – in this case a pair of battered running shoes caked with the dust of the American River canyon. Or at least spend ...

Host Colfax Falcons fall 28-14 to Dixon

This time there weren’t any red zone turnovers. This time it wasn’t the usual back-breaking penalties. What doomed the Colfax Falcons football team Friday night was Dix ...

Auburn’s Gold Country Fair is baaaaack

The Gold County Fair returns starting Thursday with all the fun of the fair – and some added thrills. With two days to go, the fairgrounds on the outskirts of Old Town Aubur ...

Reader Input: Owners of local business care

I wanted to commend a local business, PC Solutions at 1249 Grass Valley Highway, Auburn, on their professional manner (when) they handled my problems with my laptop computer. I h ...

All Those Years Ago ... from the pages of the Auburn Journal, July 15 and 22, 1965

Auburn boy on ship adrift in Atlantic A memorable year in Germany as a foreign exchange student had an exciting climax for Lauren Ratkoviak of Auburn when the liner bringing him ...

Reader Input: Time for law and order

Once again I feel compelled to write to the Journal. I am shocked and enraged to hear about the recent murder of an innocent woman, Kathryn Steile of San Francisco,  by a fe ...

Meddlers Report – July 14

The Meddlers is an open-forum meeting sponsored by the Auburn Chamber of Commerce that meets at 7 a.m. every Tuesday at Auburn City Hall, 1225 Lincoln Way. Auburn Journal reporter ...

Another View: Hard feelings were really the result of unfortunate timing

A strange thing happened last week and it reminded me of the world we live in, a world of distrust. We read every day of our suspicions of foreign powers trying to take advantage ...

Reader Input: Show sensitivity to one and all

The birthday of America has just been celebrated with patriotic parades, musicals and fireworks displays. Macy’s in New York and Washington, D.C. had big programs with many ...

Another View: Every day is a welcome home

A good friend tells me that everything we put into the universe comes back to us, whether it’s positive or negative. I’m beginning to think she’s right, but I&rsq ...

All Those Years Ago ... from the pages of the Auburn Journal, July 1 and 8, 1965

Humane Society branch would halt 100-mile Tevis Cup ride An attempt by the California branch of the Humane Society of the United States to halt the famed 100-mile Tevis Cup Trail ...