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Stalwart citizen’s ‘Blue Monday’ involvement shocked Auburn

Many of Auburn’s citizens were in a state of shock and disbelief on Nov. 1, 1892, a day that became known as “Blue Monday.” They found it hard to believe that the ...

Reader Input: Book festival shows gratitude

I’d like to thank Chery Anderson, Friends of the Auburn Library, 35 local authors, new and young writers, the Hip Hop Congress and last Saturday’ hot dog salesman for m ...

Reader Input: Prosecute slobs of parking lots

Many years ago, California and other states started putting in “park ’n’ pool” parking areas. This has turned out to be one of the better ideas of the state ...

Reader Input: Litchfield our ‘Author of Year’

When attorney Robert Litchfield published his new book, “Until They Have Faces,” he gave dignity and hope to more than 100 people of our community who are in great need ...

Auburn motorists still not pumped up about gas prices

  AUBURN CA - AAA is reporting a break in global tensions is helping steady gas prices in Northern California and around the U.S. But the current average price of $3.56 a ga ...

Noon Hour Update: Search continues for missing man; house fire update; gluten-free diets and homemade jams

Welcome to the Auburn Journal’s “Noon Hour Update,” where we’ll present you with stories and updates on what’s going on in the news and what we&rsqu ...

Shoppers need added choices

Thank you, Elyse Barrel, for your comment about Wal-Mart (“Must shop at Wal-Mart,” Reader Input, June 12). I throughly support Wal-Mart, Costco, Trader Joe’s and ...

Samaritans at home in Auburn

Preparing to rebuild our deck, I went to Diamond Lumber, picked out some 2-by-6 redwood, tied it down on my small pickup and headed for home. Barely onto Atwood (Road), a larger pi ...

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 ...

Spread around CHP enforcement

After careful consideration and thought I have decided to write an open letter to the Journal, CHP and Placer County Sheriffs. I have lived here in the foothills of Auburn for 30- ...