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Volunteer groups clear the way for salmon

Auburn area restoration crews were clearing streams to make way for fish populations Wednesday morning as part of ongoing habitat restoration projects. Conservation crews focused ...

Reader Input: Restore the Auburn Ravine Trail Plan

I appreciated the article by Al Albertazzi about walking along Auburn Ravine (“A time-honored walk along Auburn Ravine,” Journal, Feb. 19). That is the same area I fr ...

All those years ago ... from the pages of the Auburn Journal, Nov. 14 and 21, 1963

1,300 men work on project Placer County’s Middle Fork American Project is now employing over 1,300 men who are being paid a total of approximately $1,500,000 a month. &ld ...

Reader Input: Shelter effort rife with disorder

Like helter-skelter, rash, hasty disorder is within the city council and planners. Councilmembers can feel a noose around their necks as three of the five will have to force a shel ...

Reader Input: Of Starbucks and Walmart

I notice the other day while I was driving down Auburn Ravine towards Interstate 80 that a new Starbucks is going in. That makes five in total in our small town. Why do we really ...

Reader Input: Keep walking safe for seniors

Many seniors live in small, one-bedroom apartments in complexes along Auburn Ravine and Mikkelsen Drive in Auburn. They have a difficult time getting exercise, especially those wit ...

Media Life: 160-year-old daguerreotype is Auburn’s iconic image

  AUBURN CA - Some 2,700 miles from Auburn, visitors to the Smithsonian in Washington, D.C. are getting a glimpse into a California community’s rich golden past. The g ...

Auburn Ravine salmon-spawning a long and winding route

AUBURN CA - It’s a long-enough route by car. But it’s much more in terms of effort for a fish swimming against the current and preparing to die when its mission is completed. J ...

Auburn man’s simple solution means more water for Auburn Ravine salmon

AUBURN CA - An Auburn man’s simple solution is helping give a Placer County tributary of the Sacramento River more water to help salmon and steelhead flows. Robert Hane, who ...

Increase in salmon numbers spawns Auburn Ravine optimism

Fish numbers are up in the river system that Pacific salmon pass through to spawn in Auburn Ravine. And the state Department of Fish and Game’s newly released figures from the f ...