BASE jumper

BASE-jumping just plain dumb

Re: “Hung up Foresthill Bridge BASE jumper rescued from tree branch,” Journal, Sept. 28:A 26-year-old, Raymond Arrieta, BASE-jumped from the Foresthill Bridge and got c ...

Did that BASE jumper pay up?

I trust the citation for our recent BASE jumper off the bridge included the now required $10 use fee (“Hung up Foresthill Bridge BASE jumper rescued from tree branch,” ...

Noon Hour Update: Another BASE jumper caught in tree in Auburn; ADA upgrades at ARD and Auburn City Council candidate forum

Welcome to the Auburn Journal's "Noon Hour Update," where we'll present you with stories and updates on what's going on in the news and what we're working on for our Wednesday edit ...

Jail the local BASE jumpers

Re: “Foresthill Bridge BASE leap caught by Placer sheriff’s copter,” (Journal, Dec. 9): I think the laws against BASE jumping are ineffective in stopping this type of activit ...

Public shouldn’t pay for jumper’s ‘kicks’

“BASE jumper arrested after rescue,” (Journal, Oct. 14). Finally, a sensible solution to remedy the ever-increasing problem of foolish people who wish to put their lives in dan ...