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BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Del Oro girls oust Kennedy on the hardwood

Del Oro girls 58, Kennedy 47 Early foul trouble didn’t keep the Golden Eagles from a win over Kennedy Tuesday in preseason basketball. “It wasn’t our best game, ...

Good December starts for Auburn-area baketball teams

Ask any basketball coach and more often than not they’ll tell you that getting off to a good start to a season is always good for a team’s psyche. So far this season, ...

Reader Input: Value history, not big boxes

Re: “Placer supervisors poised to name vacancy date for North Auburn WWII-era theater” (Journal, Dec. 7): Let’s take a look at what the Placer County Planning D ...

Rain downs rock, mud near Colfax

A moderate downpour on some loose rock and soil was enough to bring a portion of a hillside near Colfax tumbling down toward westbound Interstate 80 Saturday. The minor rockslide ...

Reader Input: Brown needed more guidance

In regard to the Michael Brown affair, as tragic as it was, they called him a black teenager who was shot and killed, without having a gun, by a white police officer. No one told ...

Reader Input: US homeless wait their turn

Are we forgetting that the homeless are hungry “after’’ Thanksgiving and “after’’ Christmas? We feed people around the world, but our homeless h ...

All Those Years Ago ... from the pages of the Auburn Journal, Nov. 19 and 26, 1964

Thieves believe in signs – even the big ones Disappearance of the 500 pound slab of redwood that has served as the signboard at the entrance to Squaw Valley State Park sinc ...

Reader Input: Spokely passes a cross-examination

It is a great honor to write this letter on behalf of Matt Spokely for Auburn City Council. As a Placer County resident, it is important to me that our elected officials are seek ...

Reader Input: It’s a flat world to McClintock

RE: “McClintock, Moore exchange blows in debate,” Journal, Oct. 15. While there are myriad issues that separate these two contenders for the 4th Congressional Distric ...

Reader Input: Feeling like a stepchild

Those of us living in ZIP  codes 95602, 95701, 95703, 95714, 95715, 95722 and 95736 should all be feeling like the stepchildren of U.S. Congressional and Assembly District No. ...