Auburn Journal

Meddlers Report – March 24

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 ...

All Those Years Ago ... from the pages of the Auburn Journal, March 25 and April 1, 1965

Skateboards OK, but not on busy streets Police Chief Herschel Young this week urged parents whose children are skateboard buffs to have the youngsters use their raucous toys in s ...

Reader Input: Does Roseville move await?

Mr. Robert M. King: I would invite you to spend your dollars locally. This is actually much easier than you might imagine. Since I do not have access to your shopping list, this ...

Recipes are important, but not etched in stone

It’s time again to get out the crock pot for this week’s delicious 41 Clove Crock Pot Garlic Chicken.   Say what? It’s supposed to be 40 clove garlic chick ...

Reader Input: Show respect for fellow man

I find it interesting and educational to read and consider differing points of view expressed in the Journal’s columns and Letters to the Editor. I am happy the Journal see ...

Reader Input: Stop welcoming criminal element

As I sit here with my morning coffee and my Auburn Journal, I am very distressed to see that most articles related to local crime show that these crimes are committed by transients ...

Call to readers: Getting the news

Do you read the paper online or in print? Tell us why. We need your help keeping this conversation going. We want to publish your letters, but they must include your first and la ...

Enjoying some outstanding hoops

It has never mattered much to me if March comes in like a lamb or a lion, so long as it comes in with plenty of basketball. As a former sports writer and eternal sports fan, I al ...

Corned beef a very American-Irish tradition

St. Patrick’s Day, or “The feast of Saint Patrick.” Most people know it as a day to wear green (or get pinched), drink green beer at the local watering hole and e ...

The year 1941 brought World War II to Auburn

World War II came to Auburn just two days after the Japanese bombed Pearl Harbor. That’s when men of the Army infantry were rushed here from a camp in Louisiana to protect th ...

Meddlers Report – March 10

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 ...

All Those Years Ago ... from the pages of the Auburn Journal, March 11 and 18, 1965

Hell Hole damage set at $13 million By Joe Carroll American River Constructors, the syndicate building the county’s Middle Fork American River Project and headed by Kaise ...

Take me to the river and fire up the grill

With the weather warming up, the question of what to do for the weekend was a no-brainer. Call the friends and meet at the river for a long-overdue barbecue. We used to do this n ...

Another View: Racism shrouded in misconceptions

The subject of racism has been on my mind of late and it occurs to me that misconceptions are at the root of this charged issue. One of the cruelest misconceptions is that welfare ...

Reader Input: Winery dispute isn’t about agriculture

It was sad to read Gus Thomson’s story about the foreclosure of the Green Family Winery in Tuesday’s Auburn Journal (“Placer’s pioneering Green Family Winer ...