French Meadows

PG&E, Placer Water working on King Fire asset recovery

Pacific Gas & Electric crews are moving ahead with repairs to a transmission power line damaged by the King Fire while Placer County Water Agency is poised to move in to add up ...

All those years ago ... from the pages of the Auburn Journal, Aug. 13 and 20, 1964

With broken ankle, Pat’s in good standing Whether he likes it or not, Gov. Edmund G. “Pat” Brown is now an honorary member – in good standing – of t ...

All those years ago ... from the pages of the Auburn Journal, May 21 and 28, 1964

ARC, county deny ‘trouble’ charges Charges by a political candidate that Placer’s $115,000,000 Middle Fork American River Project is in trouble – economic ...

All those years ago ... from the pages of the Auburn Journal, April 9 and 16, 1964

M. Brando’s father reports theft at mine The theft of $750 worth of mining equipment from an Iowa Hill gold mine owned by a Hollywood syndicate headed by Marlon Brando&rsqu ...

All those years ago ... from the pages of the Auburn Journal, Nov. 28 and Dec. 5, 1963

Volunteers gather to finish murdered patrolman’s house Family to be in by Christmas By Joe Carroll They used to think of Truckee as a tough railroad town. If the truth ...

Marauding bears can easily ruin a camping trip

It’s heard often and seemingly is a common occurrence in the Lake Tahoe area, a marauding bear breaking into a house. While homeowner’s insurance generally will cover ...

Boating, fishing, camping: Memorial Day weekend approaches

Memorial Day weekend is approaching, when families enjoy three days to get away, camp, fish and have fun.Campgrounds near and far, from the refreshing salt air coastal regions up t ...

Dramatic event handled well

Two weeks ago, Auburn native Mark Schroeder and his girlfriend, Jenette Degrace, were the couple that was missing for three days in the French Meadows area of Placer County. From ...

Bear down: Early hunting season a mere month away

Hunting for California big game begins in about a month. It seems so close, as we haven’t had much of a spring weather pattern, much less summer.However, across-the-counter-type ...