Fair Oaks

Reader Input: California needs hydraulic fracturing

Hydraulic fracturing increases California’s energy independence and keeps jobs and revenue in the state. California has significant oil reserves. If it can be extracted saf ...

All Those Years Ago … from the pages of the Auburn Journal, Oct. 8 and 15, 1964

Lad hikes 5 miles in wilds to report father’s death A spunky 9-year-old boy hiked five miles through rugged mountain country last week to report the death of his 30-year-old ...

Licenses, tags and applications now available for 2013-14

Generally, those who applied for a hunting license or deer tags last year have received the Hunting Digest by now. The magazine has statistics from all over the state from last se ...

1 dead, 1 wounded after homeowner shoots intruders

  FAIR OAKS (AP) — Sacramento County authorities have arrested a homeowner on suspicion of fatally shooting a suspected burglar and wounding another intruder. Sheri ...

Don’t want to hear airport noise gripes

I certainly hope the Auburn and Lincoln airports don’t end up like Phoenix Field in the Fair Oaks area; closed down and the land developed. People who know the airport is there a ...

Newcastle Firehouse to be inspected next week

The deteriorating Newcastle firehouse will be inspected by a licensed engineer next Thursday in response to a letter from Placer County requiring the small district to do so last w ...

Lightning McTeens: NASCAR drivers are younger than ever

Jessica Brunelli and Andrew Murray had their stock cars on the one-third-mile oval at All American Speedway on Thursday with two-time Late Model track champion Matt Scott, learning ...