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Reader Input: Most violent brand of Islam

Saudi Arabia is home to the most extreme and violent sect of Islam, called Wahhabism (ISIS is a form of Wahhabism). The ideology and strategy of infiltration (through violence and ...

Slide slows Cool-Auburn canyon crawl commute

The “canyon crawl” commute between Auburn and Cool took on an even slower speed Tuesday when a morning rock slide forced partial closure of a stretch of Highway 49. Th ...

Reader Input: ‘Pay it forward’ never felt better

I experienced a lovely incident at the Taco Bell location on Auburn Ravine Road. Thank you to the lady in a gray Camry who was ahead of me in line and delighted me with her purchas ...

Reader Input: Liberal left employs divisive tactics

Kathy Hess claims to believe “those who hate President Obama are bigoted racists who will never accept that President Obama is black” (“Racism figures in equation ...

Reader Input: Credit can’t go to Obama

Regarding Gary Miller’s “Obama has done many good things,” (Reader Input, Nov. 9). Some things he listed are true but some things listed like No. 2, unemploymen ...

Media Life: Perry King’s “The Divide” poised for Cool ranch shoot in 2015

Perry King knows he’s stepping out of the Hollywood mold. But King, an actor who has found fame on TV’s “Riptide” and in notable films like “The Day ...

All those years ago ... from the pages of the Auburn Journal, Sept. 24 and Oct. 1, 1964

Wind-whipped forest fire blackens 4,000 acres A recurring forest fire which started near Butcher Ranch on the Auburn-Foresthill Road about 4 p.m. Saturday and blackened more than ...

Media Life: Auburncentric movie magic in pre-production, soon onscreen

Media Life has a twin-bill of Auburncentric film developments this week. One is soon to be seen onscreen in the latest movie by director Jason Reitman. The other is closer to hom ...

Another View: We give until it hurts, and then we give more

Times sure have changed, when my parents immigrated in 1960 – legally, I might add — my family landed with less than $30, but my father had arranged to start working im ...

Auburn police putting squeeze on bicyclists

Auburn is well-known as a bike-friendly haven, but old rivalries between drivers and bike riders are raising the attention of law enforcement. Auburn police have been treating tra ...