Auburn Recreation District

Dirt flies at playground-to-be

Installation of new fitness equipment is currently under way at Recreation Park as well as replacement of the playground destroyed by fire in August. According to Pam Vann, Auburn ...

Ruffalo: Auburn voters show soft spot for incumbents

A couple of observations from Tuesday’s election ... The local elections were just about everything the national elections were not, namely that in this little corner of the worl ...

Our View: Election’s over, but hard work is just beginning

Most of the votes have been counted. The races have been settled. Concession and congratulatory calls have been made. Campaign signs are down. The 2010 general election is in the ...

ARD mustn’t lose Holbrook

I typically try to avoid involving myself with local politics, but when I see such a concentrated effort to dishonor such a wonderful person as Scott Holbrook, it is difficult to r ...

Our View: Local, state and national issues take stage Tuesday

Polls will open in about 48 hours, so if you haven’t voted yet with a mail-in ballot, there’s still time to bone up on the candidates, propositions and measures that are repeat ...

Gordy explains in a nutshell

I’m trying to un-elect two of my colleagues on the Auburn Recreation District board who vote against any health initiative that goes counter to the life path that has taken the ...

Holbrook’s choices urbanized

We believe a vote for Scott Holbrook to retain his seat on the Auburn Recreation District board is misguided. Although he proclaims to be a champion for open space, he has consis ...

Elect Asbury to ARD board

The chance to make a difference in our children’s lives in the foothills is upon us. I strongly believe that my vote for Chris Asbury for a seat on the Auburn Recreation District ...

Incumbents the way to go

Having lived here for over 42 years, raising a family and owning a business Downtown, I am supporting the incumbents for both Auburn City Council and Auburn Recreation District. T ...

Ainsleigh, shame on you!

It is highly disheartening to see local Auburn folk behaving in the way of the big league politicians by mud-slinging and name-calling, but that is exactly what is happening here. ...

Tracy is Gordy’s mouthpiece

I encourage voters to re-elect Curt Smith to the board of directors of the Auburn Recreation District. Curt Smith has an extensive background in contract administration and procu ...

Community Fest gets it together

Let me congratulate Sheryl Petersen and Auburn Recreation District on another fabulous community event. The Auburn Community Festival on Oct. 16 was great! Funny how we all jus ...

Ainsleigh earns much credit

I have some history for people with poor memories who criticize my friend Gordy Ainsleigh for having a negative effect on Auburn Recreation District. Scott Holbrook was elected to ...

Auburn Community Festival promises big pumpkins, politicos

The 14th Annual Auburn Community Festival explodes Saturday with an extravaganza of activity. Sheryl Petersen, the Recreation Services manager for the Auburn Recreation District, ...

Ainsleigh should resign from ARD

Enough is enough. (Gordon) Ainsleigh is not helping the Auburn community with his outrageous behavior. He is self centered, and is not a team player for the Auburn Recreation Distr ...