Auburn Journal

Our View: Conservation or better management?

As California enters the fourth year of one of the worst droughts in its history, the topic of water, the lack thereof and what lies ahead is of great concern. We can all save wa ...

Another View: How about if we deemed every Tuesday a cellphone-free day?

I finally caved in and made the big move: I accepted a smartphone into my life — and now I’m wondering, “What must I have been thinking?” I’ve been ...

Reader Input: Can we stand 4 more years?

I opened today’s paper and glanced through the pages only to find pages blank. Page A3 said only, “Tired of missing conversations?” I quickly called editor Ms. ...

All Those Years Ago ... from the pages of the Auburn Journal, June 17 and 24, 1965

Toddler missing at Tahoe: Search for boy intensified The search for 2-year-old James Bordenkircher entered its fifth day yesterday as the Placer County Sheriff’s Department ...

All Those Years Ago ... from the pages of the Auburn Journal, June 3 and 10, 1965

Octogenarian claims strange, divine power in use of wire Forrest S. Sowers, 80, a retired carpenter who lives at 1281 Channel Hill Road, believes that he is endowed with some str ...

The Food Dude: Meet cioppino, a San Francisco seafood original

There was a day when I thought cioppino was an Italian dish just based on it’s composition. Imagine my surprise and delight to learned it was first made right here in beautif ...

Reader Input: Service day a rousing success

The first Auburn Community Service Day was a rousing success as 65 volunteers descended on Recreation Park ready to clear eight Auburn properties in preparation for fire season. ...

Carmel-by-the-Sea continues to weave that magic spell

Who’s up for sharing s’mores on a moonlit, white sand beach? Ever meet a winemaker in a tasting room just steps from the one previously visited? Does a round of serious ...

Reader Input: Liberal billionaire funds US discord

It is time for the media to inform the general public about the organizers of protests that are being held all over the country. I have seen on TV news, the same people with bull ...

Reader Input: Liberal billionaire funds US discord

It is time for the media to inform the general public about the organizers of protests that are being held all over the country. I have seen on TV news, the same people with bull ...

History: Gasoline Alley was campground, grocery store and a gas station

Most modern service stations come accompanied by a mini-mart where you can grab a snack, pick up a container of milk and a loaf of bread and even buy a quart of motor oil that you ...

Reader Input: Door-to-door not the way to sell

Re: “Auburn Journal contracts with Elite Canvassing Services Corp. to sell new subscriptions,” (Journal, May 15): I think that door-to-door solicitation of anything i ...

Reader Input: Let’s win the war on poverty

After reading “All those years ago” in Wednesday’s (May 20) edition, I am reminded that President Johnson’s economic opportunity act encompassed more than j ...

The Food Dude: Meet arancini, one very versatile little appetizer

Arancini are stuffed rice balls that are coated with breadcrumbs and fried. The name originates from their shape and color, which is similar to that of an orange (the Italian wor ...

Another View: Athletes, musicians and artists

... After my column about my having to be told about the Placer County Archives, Roger Strahle at Wild Bird Station said he spent a lot of time “just for fun” at the St ...