BOWMAN

Placer County targets Auburn-area roads for reflector safety

A survey has shown Bowman, Dry Creek and Lake Arthur roads are among the worst in the county for head-on collisions. With federal funding from the federal Highway Safety Improveme ...

All Those Years Ago ... from the pages of the Auburn Journal, Nov. 5 and 12, 1964

Interstate 80 dedication hit by blizzard A dedication ceremony for the trans-Sierra portion of Interstate 80 – the “all weather” freeway – barely came off ...

All Those Years Ago ... from the pages of the Auburn Journal, Oct. 22 and 29, 1964

State hunting firebug who set big forest fire The fierce forest fire which began near Butcher Ranch Sept. 19 and threatened Auburn two days later was deliberately set, the State ...

Reader Input: Oil shipments may despoil our region

I have a comment or two regarding the front-page article in the Auburn Journal (“Region on track for more crude-oil rail traffic,” April 3). The article states that U ...

Reader Input: Charles Jergo a role model

Thank you for the wonderful article recognizing Charles Jergo (“Bowman boys honor late Jergo,” Journal, Feb. 18). He served as an outstanding role model for student-a ...

64-unit affordable apartment plan in Auburn seeks tax credits to start construction

After coming up short in the past, a Roseville developer has been given more time by Placer County to find low-income-housing tax-credit funding to move the project forward. USA P ...

Acres of Hope families move in to ‘beautiful’ new homes

The evolution of a Bowman trailer park into a refuge for at-risk women and their children is symbolic of the transformation experienced by one of the mothers who moved in to her ne ...

Placer Supes approve Headquarter RV park

They wanted a co-op grocery store, or even a Christmas tree farm on the piece of property located on Musso Road in the Auburn/Bowman area next to Interstate 80. Instead, neighbors ...

Reader Input: US lives by guns, dies by guns

I was shocked to see one of our own public servants (“Blame these two for school shootings,” Gordon Ainsleigh, Reader Input, Dec. 18) under the spell of the NRA’s ...

Auburn’s Machado farm-family member killed in Bowman ATV crash

AUBURN CA - A member of Bowman’s Machado farming family was killed this weekend after the all-terrain vehicle he was riding veered off the road on a steep and sudden “S ...