Boy Scouts

A big thanks for scout programs

Hello, my name is Alex and I am a current Boy Scout of America. I am writing about the scouting program. I would like to say that I believe that the scouting program is very chara ...

Community came together

Operation Mom would like to thank everyone who helped in our “Make a Difference in a Military Person’s Day” at The Grocery Outlet, Saturday, Oct. 22. The generous folks of ou ...

Community Portrait: Journal reader clips 45 years of milestones

David Dickson and his wife Eleanor have been Auburn Journal subscribers for close to 45 years. Not only has Dickson subscribed to the Journal for over four decades, he is an avid ...

Our View: Private, public partnerships benefit city

During a time when government and public agencies need a helping hand, Auburn area volunteer groups are stepping up to help maintain long-standing events and in some cases, service ...

A Memorial Day thank you

Thank you to local Boy Scouts and veterans’ groups who decorated over 1,500 veteran graves with flags in the New and Old Auburn cemeteries. Though the weather was less than p ...

Want to give back? Bring extra change to Sunday’s music fest

Scott Holbrook can’t keep from smilin’. The Auburn Recreation District board member, whose “keep smilin’” valediction signs off most of his letters and conversations, is ...

Secluded wood may be ‘plinkers’ paradise’

A section of federal wildland near Foresthill may be plinkers’ paradise. But it was a nightmarish scene for volunteers on a cleanup of areas along Pagge Creek near Foresthill st ...

Meadow Vista Boy Scouts spend night on The Rock

Winning the National State Park lottery to spend the night at Alcatraz Island was just the beginning of the adventure for local Scouts from Meadow Vista. Over the weekend, 33 Sc ...

Student earns eagle by sprucing up Woodcreek High

Although he graduated earlier this month, Spencer Mason had one more thing to do before leaving Woodcreek High School for good. Spencer recently beautified an empty “weed garden ...

Memorial Day honored well

Thank you to the Boy Scouts of America, our local veterans’ organizations, Placer County Sheriff’s Department, Placer High School metal shop students and all others who helped ...