Auburn Recreation Area

Independence Day weekend offers mixture of activity for first responders

The holiday weekend was a flurry of activity for some area first responders, while others saw a relatively low volume of calls for service. Foresthill Fire crews responded to the ...

Parking fee may backfire

With the recent bout of hot weather, relief was available at the nearby American River. But for the hour of chilling at the water hole, it cost me $10 just to park on the street, a ...

Have leaders ever taken accounting?

Sixty-thousand dollars for an LED motion sign (Journal, Feb. 15)? I guess it would be asking too much of our elected officials to cut back on spending. Our schools are in financial ...