Bill Cassidy

All Those Years Ago ... from the pages of the Auburn Journal, May 6 and 13, 1965

Agency boo-boo halts tunnel job By Phil Hindley An apparent boo-boo of the first magnitude by the Placer County Water Agency threw 60 men out of work last weekend when the Ophi ...

All those years ago ... June 6, 1963

From the pages of the Auburn Journal, June 6, 1963 Sheriff’s officers clean out jungle; Joe Ashworth moans Sheriff’s Sgt. Jas. McNulty and his posse decided to do a ...

Sixty-year reporter recalls murder, dam and taxes

A few days ago I had the pleasure of spending an hour with Joe Carroll, who wrote for the Auburn Journal for many years until he suffered a stroke four years ago. His column, “Th ...

Call Joe Carroll reporter with a capital R

“I hate to be called a journalist. Years ago I was told that a journalist is an out-of-work reporter,” joked Joe Carroll. Carroll spent close to 60 years writing stories as a ...