Bell road

All Those Years Ago ... from the pages of the Auburn Journal, July 15 and 22, 1965

Auburn boy on ship adrift in Atlantic A memorable year in Germany as a foreign exchange student had an exciting climax for Lauren Ratkoviak of Auburn when the liner bringing him ...

Another View: Every day is a welcome home

A good friend tells me that everything we put into the universe comes back to us, whether it’s positive or negative. I’m beginning to think she’s right, but I&rsq ...

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 ...

Auburn Recreation District close to sealing deal on new parks

  The Auburn Recreation District is closing in on an agreement to secure a prime piece of parkland in North Auburn from Pacific Gas & Electric Co. The 22-acre parcel is ...

Our View: Wal-Mart tax money should stay

Whether you hail its arrival or are planning a boycott, Wal-Mart is coming to town. While there is a pending lawsuit challenging the environmental report for the project’s site ...