Bowman

Acres of Hope grows by acres at new location

When Acres of Hope relocates from Applegate to Bowman, the at-risk women and their children will have greater access to transportation, schools, groceries and the Auburn community, ...

Another View: Regional plan best way to address wastewater options

Placer County expects to have a comprehensive regional plan in place soon to bring its North Auburn wastewater treatment system into compliance with federal and state standards wit ...

Hook up with Lincoln plant

Fifty-plus years ago the Auburn City Council made a huge mistake. They rejected the annexation of the Bowman area into our sewer system. I have not met any civic leader who denies ...

Another View: Decision near on wastewater project

Since taking office in January 2005, I have invested significant time and energy to find cost-effective and reliable solutions to meet North Auburn’s wastewater compliance requir ...

Behind the Signature: Kathy King

A visit with the Journal’s frequent letter contributors. Kathy King Lives in: Bowman, “since 1977, when it was a little bit more rural.” King grew up in San Jose “when it ...

It worked that way for years

Bullying. I am so sick of this topic I could throw up! Here’s how you deal with the problem. Instead of all the soccer moms, with their sweaters wrapped around their shoulders, ...

Riley’s Station was last call for gas before Colfax

Auburn old-timers refer to it as “Riley’s Corner,” and police and fire personnel sometimes use it as point of reference. Some Auburnites know it only as a bend in the road o ...

Reader fleeing Golden State

I was born and raised in Auburn, California. As an adult I’ve lived in two countries and three different states. Californians like to tell themselves that it is the best place in ...

Together we can weather canal break

One of the defining characteristics of the Auburn community is our ability to pull together in a crisis. When the 49 Fire vanquished 63 homes and businesses, residents rushed in t ...

Just too many econ imbeciles

There is a perfectly good reason why California’s economy is in the toilet and why the most productive people are leaving this state. Californians, by and large, have about a 6- ...