Fire department

Auburn Hook and Ladder No. 1 still holds roll call

Auburn Hook and Ladder Company No. 1 was once, allegedly, the oldest all-volunteer fire department still in operation west of the Mississippi River. As the city of Auburn grew in ...

Officials look into Colfax house fire

A fire that heavily damaged a house Wednesday afternoon in Colfax is being considered suspicious by authorities. Cal Fire received initial reports of the blaze at 12:08 p.m. and w ...

Reader Input: A few words on Journal survey

In response to the survey that was sent out by the Auburn Journal, I think the Journal will find out there are mainly six things that irritate people. No. 1. The readers want to ...

Reader Input: Fire truck show laid on too thick

I would like answers to this comment, but I’m not holding my breath till I get them. I and my wife were entering the parking area at the Roseville Shopping Center when all ...

Councilman questions firefighter’s medical response

Three firefighters and two paramedics rushed to David Carter’s side after he passed out and fell down at a recent Auburn Chamber of Commerce mixer. City officials question wheth ...