Foresthill

Another View: Initiative protects our Sierra forests and communities

This week the Placer County Board of Supervisors and the Auburn City Council voted to support the Sierra Nevada Forest and Community Initiative, an effort sponsored by the Sierra N ...

Our View: Friday night lights shine brightest when sportsmanship prevails

Are you ready for some football? As if Mother Nature knew of tonight’s big games, high school football in the foothills returns with cooler temps, high expectations and excited ...

Couple went above and beyond

I live in Auburn. Last week, I drove to the Sacramento airport, parking in the hourly parking and hopping out to meet the friend late at night. My wallet flew out of my unzipped ba ...

Bring UN in on Iraq/Afghan wars

A possible solution to the Afghan-Iraq war(s) would be to request that the United Nations take an active part in overseeing and controlling and establishing effective democratic go ...

Pliny Murphy had a zest for life

The Murphy family of Penryn is mourning the loss of their oldest child, Pliny, who died in a diving accident on July 25. Pliny Oscar Murphy V had just turned 20 in July. He was th ...

City clerk deserves better treatment

Re: “Clerk takes pay cut,” (Journal, June 29). As a former employee (now retired) of the city of Auburn for 20 years, I was anxious to read this article in its entirety. This ...

Shots reportedly fired in front of Foresthill fire station

Two people were arrested after they reportedly fired shots in Foresthill Tuesday. Officer David Martinez, spokesman for the California Highway Patrol office, confirmed Wednesday ...

Attend meetings, hear the truth

The Foresthill Public Utility District (FPUD), after many public meetings, which virtually no Foresthill residents have ever attended, recently voted to raise water rates and re-do ...

Grateful we’re in good hands

On July 4, I was involved in searching for a lost person at Sailor Flat out of Foresthill. On my way home from this area, to avoid hitting a deer, I was involved in a rollover acc ...

Bring back old PG&E meter

I have a small home in Michigan Bluff at 4,000 feet elevation and there are only about 25 homes in this town. We are a few miles from Foresthill, Placer County. Unknown to me, we ...