Bell road

Reader Input: Would prefer to shop in Auburn

In response to Karen Wyatt’s May 26 letter, (“Box stores not that far away”): Do you live on the corner of Interstate 80 and Nevada Street? Then your time-frame ...

Placer County could prohibit homeless DeWitt Center lawn camping

Targeting the growing number of people using its lawn as a homeless encampment, Placer County is moving to prohibit overnight, outdoor sleeping at its North Auburn government cente ...

Deputies nab suspected North Auburn tool thief

A homeless man has been arrested in connection with a hoard of tools and equipment allegedly stolen from the Placer County maintenance yard. Forty-five-year-old Anthony George Pav ...

Reader Input: ‘I love Auburn, but this is too much’

The homeless situation at the DeWitt Center has sunk to a new low today when my husband and I witnessed a man squatting on the sidewalk on Bell Road defecating. His pants were down ...

Reader Input: Are vagrancy laws in effect?

Auburn is my home. My descendants came here in 1850, my father was born on Finley Street in 1912, and as a little girl I would play on the courthouse lawn. Auburn is home, and my r ...

Reader Input: Highway 49 road repairs poorly done

It has recently been a concern for drivers,  everywhere in Auburn, how dysfunctional road repairs have been on Highway 49. It is a topic of conversation everywhere I go! It is ...

Reader Input: People showed care, kindness

Good people: I didn’t get your names, but to all the people that helped me when my car stopped running at the Bell Road and Highway 80 turnoff last Friday, thank you from the ...

Reader Input: Join efforts to rescue theater

Welcome to the historic DeWitt Theatre by Bell Road in Auburn. The land on which the theater is constructed was originally part of the local Native American ancient history, and ...

Reader Input: Center benefits more than seniors

The Auburn senior center is important. Wake up, people of Auburn. This center isn’t just for old people. I have taken lots of classes in the DeWitt Center. You do not have to ...

Another View: Myths about Costco site are dispelled

People around town want to know more about Costco’s proposal to build a 148,000-square-foot store in North Auburn.   I am happy to answer their questions, and I welcom ...