Auburn Police Chief Valerie Harris

Local senior learned lesson of giving back early

Great, great granddaughter of a Placerville hanging judge, Paula Leahy is no stranger to the area. Her family goes back to the vigilante days in Placerville where her mother was th ...

Community thanks first responders

The role of first responders – forever intertwined with Sept. 11, 2001 – was remembered and honored Thursday evening in Auburn. With the park not available on the actual eight ...

Cruise Nite pays tribute to 9/11

Auburn Cruise Nite’s last show of the season will be a combination of celebration and remembrance tonight as the event concludes its 25th anniversary season and remembers the liv ...

Help, don’t harass Auburn’s homeless

This letter is in response to the article regarding “panhandling” (Journal, July 13). I hope the Auburn City Council and Auburn Police Chief Valerie Harris will read it. Due t ...

3,000 hours of hard work with no pay

A devastating event led Aillene Cole to help those who help protect the community. Cole, a former claims adjustor for 42 years for AAA, decided to spend part of her retirement ye ...

Celebrity chefs flex spatulas for benefit gala

Don’t eat a big lunch Thursday. Having a full belly could greatly hinder the sampling possibilities at the 23rd annual Celebrity Chefs Gala Smorgasbord, hosted by the Auburn 49er ...

Kovacich found guilty

After 26 years of wondering who killed a beloved Auburn mother of two, the answer came. A jury found Paul Kovacich, Jr., a former Placer County Sheriff’s Office sergeant, guilty ...