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Bodies found under Foresthill Bridge ID’d
Tuesday Sep 13 2011
The identity of a body found under the Foresthill Bridge Sept. 6 has been released along with the identity of a body found beneath the bridge Monday. A construction worker discove ...
Construction worker finds body beneath bridge
Tuesday Sep 06 2011
The Placer County Sheriff’s Office recovered a body under the Foresthill Bridge Tuesday evening. “We’re still trying to determine what happened,” Lt. Mark Reed said. “A c ...
Cal Fire plans prescribed burn under Foresthill Bridge
Wednesday Jul 13 2011
Residents can expect to see some smoke under the Foresthill Bridge Friday. Cal Fire Nevada-Yuba-Placer Unit is planning to conduct a 55-acre prescribed burn under the Foresthill B ...
Our View: Auburn dam, earthquakes shake canyon decisions
Friday Apr 08 2011
Congressman Tom McClintock believes an Auburn dam will be built and as the ranking member of the powerful water and power subcommittee he has considerable clout. “I am still an ...
Raise bridge rail, save lives
Wednesday Dec 08 2010
Re: “Raised guard rail on Foresthill Bridge getting closer to reality,” (Journal, Nov. 15). I believe that the Foresthill Bridge rail should be raised. It will keep people fr ...
Can guardrail stop suicide?
Friday Dec 03 2010
I think that before we go ahead and raise the guardrail on the Foresthill Bridge (Journal, Nov. 15), we should ask ourselves, “Will this really help?” It is a horrible thing w ...
Bridge barrier a good idea
Wednesday Nov 17 2010
Reading today’s (Journal, Nov. 17) comments on the Foresthill Bridge, I hope readers with concerns or questions about reducing suicides from the bridge would look at studies abou ...
Can’t people save selves?
Tuesday Nov 16 2010
I am so relieved to know that there will never be another suicide jump from the Foresthill Bridge (Journal, Nov. 16). We must make the decisions to save people from themselves. W ...
Event keeping local waters clean
Thursday Sep 23 2010
On Saturday morning local residents can help get trash out of waterways and surrounding areas. The Sierra Nevada Conservancy is hosting its second annual Great Sierra River Cleanu ...
Our View: Tour of California worth seeing again in Auburn
Friday May 21 2010
Auburn, it’s time to set the stage for a return of the Amgen Tour of California. While the internationally known bicycle race only made a blink-and-you-missed-it pass through i ...
New charge for teen who evaded cops
Thursday May 20 2010
A Folsom man who pleaded no contest to evading police officers during a high-speed chase is now being charged with grand theft. Evan Myles Bogovich, 19, was arrested in March afte ...
Our View: Amgen: Let’s make Auburn’s 15 minutes last for many years
Thursday May 13 2010
Auburn, get ready for your close-up, your 15 minutes of fame, your time in the cycling spotlight. Several months of community preparation, planning and execution will zoom by the ...
Strive to stop bridge suicide
Friday Apr 16 2010
I knew that it wouldn’t be long; but, this short a time that it took for the latest suicide jumper to die, needlessly, is very hard to grasp (Journal, April 4). I was involved i ...
The ripple effect of suicide
Wednesday Apr 07 2010
Suicides aren’t unique to Auburn, but with a 730-foot-tall bridge nearby, residents are hit with very public suicides too often. When someone take his or her own life it’s not ...
Canal hazards may outweigh benefit
Wednesday Mar 31 2010
In the past week I have followed two stories in the Journal: another tragic suicide off the Foresthill Bridge (March 24) and another body discovered in the Wise Canal (March 31). ...
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