betty wood

Media Life: Mysteries of the bottled up message, unknown gravesite solved

All’s well that ends well. Thus quoth Shakespeare. And for Auburn’s Laurie Tyrrell, the recent return of a treasured bottle signals the end of a chapter that has taken on new m ...

Media Life: Where is grave of Auburn pioneer WWII pilot that time forgot?

Media Life shed some well-deserved, long-overdue light recently on pioneer pilot Betty Wood of Auburn. Wood – a graduate of both Placer High and Sierra Junior College in Auburn ...

Media Life: Pioneer World War II pilot Betty Wood forgotten in Auburn

From time to time, this reporter would bump into a sun-splashed photo of Betty Wood and her story – or at least the partial one that was available at the time. It’s in a bound ...