Gordy Ainsleigh

May Bear River beat Colfax

I realize there is an abundance of things that need doing that are vastly more important than high school football, like ... climbing granite and/or limestone cliffs, running the A ...

Gordy explains in a nutshell

I’m trying to un-elect two of my colleagues on the Auburn Recreation District board who vote against any health initiative that goes counter to the life path that has taken the ...

Consider Smith’s history

Consider the history of Auburn Recreation District incumbent Curtis Smith: Before election 2006, I questioned Smith closely about Smith’s support for building trails and for usi ...

Woman offers plan for Auburn happiness

Here’s a solution to all of Auburn’s problems. Have the Auburn Recreation District accept the Shockley Park and name it according to the benefactor’s wishes (keeps the devel ...

Dedicate park to eugenics victims?

Land in Auburn that has become a battleground over the racist beliefs of a Nobel-Prize-winning scientist could also become a monument to those who suffered or died because of those ...

Plan to honor athletes trudges on

More than two-dozen concerned citizens attended Tuesday’s Endurance Capital Committee meeting, many unhappy with the Downtown plaza’s sports focus. Committee members attempted ...

Auburn’s tie to endurance runs deep

After reading the letter by Bart Ruud (Aug. 11), I want to offer a few observations in support of the proposal to name the renovated central plaza area of Auburn “Endurance Plaz ...

Endurance Plaza ‘amazing’

I would like to comment on the recent article regarding the Endurance Plaza. As a fellow endurance athlete I think that this is an amazing idea. Gordy (Ainsleigh) is such a great ...

Endurance Plaza to immortalize athletes

Training for marathons takes average Joes to the limit. But for Auburn’s community of endurance athletes, the super-human ultra-marathons of the Western States 100 Mile Run and T ...

ARD can’t afford luxuries now

What ARD board Chairman Curt Smith has to say about our grim financial picture — with the state’s upcoming theft of ARD funds — is both interesting and puzzling. There’s ...