Fee

Reader Input: State charging fees for federal access

A year ago signs were erected halfway down Iowa Hill Road notifying patrons on the North Fork of the American River in Colfax that a fee was being charged for day use. I began park ...

Reader Input: Stop tyranny of the rising fees

I just received my property tax bill. I noticed that the City of Auburn sewer charge has gone up from $650 to $736 per year. It is now 23 percent of my property tax bill. Fees in g ...

Auburn's core business districts divided on street flowers

When it comes to flowers, Auburn’s two core business districts are heading down two different paths, as illustrated in their spending plans for the upcoming fiscal year. The ...

Reader Input: Start digging a Lincoln pipeline

Concerning the sewer rate hike: Why aren’t our Congress representatives ([Doug] LaMalfa and [Tom] McClintock) doing anything? Up until this year, McClintock “represente ...

North Auburn sewer-fee increase fight brewing

With a $13.78-a-month sewer fee increase in North Auburn set to go to a vote by the Placer County supervisors on Tuesday, opponents are organizing for a possible challenge. The ch ...

Reader Input: Refund money with interest

(“Legislature to renew debate over rural fire fee,” Journal, Feb. 19): I am really disgusted as I read that the firefighting agencies to whom I have been forced to pay ...

Recreation area looking for help

Revenues are up at Auburn State Recreation Area this year, but seasonal hiring will remain steady. The park started accepting applications for seasonal park aide positions last we ...

Hillmen's Gama Gomez was born to run

Gama Gomez can run all day. In fact, he already does year-round. The Placer High School senior, who played four varsity sports last year, is currently excelling as a star on the Hi ...

Lady Hillmen are on a mission to beat Bear River

Ruth Braica made it real clear what her Placer High School girls cross country team needs to do today in order to win the Pioneer Valley League Meet No. 1 at Gibson Ranch: Beat Bea ...