California Department of Parks and Recreation

Another View: Fire council aims to keep residents, property safe

As the rain dissipates and spring becomes summer, all of us think and worry about the fire danger to our neighborhoods. Remember how last year’s Rim Fire charred over 250,0 ...

Another View: The parks department that cried wolf

As a small business owner, when I make a mistake I do not expect my customers to pay the difference. Yet when the state makes a mistake, it expects us to pay the difference. In lig ...

Hawver Cave talk a stunner

The Auburn Journal should be proud to report the turnout of people for the presentation of latest information regarding Hawver Cave given by Gene Lorance Friday, Nov. 4 in the Aubu ...

Campground outside of Cool set to close

A campsite located near Cool is scheduled for closure Monday. The Peninsula campground and day use area is a 100-site campground located 10 miles from Cool down a narrow country r ...

Neighbors fighting fire risk

Another group of residents is taking pride in keeping itself safe from fire. Fifteen residents of the Monteceilo neighborhood at Riverview Drive and Maidu Drive along the American ...

121-year old home gets place in history

A Civil War soldier, an adventurer in the strictest 19th century form of the word, and a wildly successful mine owner in Placer County, Col. Walter Scott Davis could be justly prou ...