Bill Wilson

All Those Years Ago ... from the pages of the Auburn Journal, Feb. 11 and 18, 1965

Domed buildings urged for new county center By Joe Carroll A series of ultra-modern domed aluminum structures, designed to give Placer’s growing government an administrat ...

Reader Input: Genuine ‘newsie’ will be dearly missed

I am saddened to hear of the passing of my friend, Joe Carroll (“Longtime newsman passes away at 81,” Journal, June 16). He represented a time and period of news gath ...

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 ...

Through Irish Eyes: Saying farewell to dear friend Bill Wilson

“Give Mom a hug.” This farewell enjoinder to his father by a loving son said it all, epitomizing the deep faith that made Bill Wilson and his family so special to our entire c ...