Hidden Falls Regional Park

Another View: Lessons from the hard stories to report

The week in news has been a difficult one to digest. Locally we reported two tragic deaths and one very horrific alleged crime that will no doubt impact the lives of those involve ...

Horse rider dies at Hidden Falls Park

A woman from Cool died Saturday in Hidden Falls Regional Park, according to the Placer County Sheriff’s Office. Cheryl L. Camilleri, 48, was found by passersby on a trail at ...

Noon Hour Update: Rattlesnake safety; county board of supervisors and body found at Hidden Falls

Welcome to the Auburn Journal's "Noon Hour Update," where we'll present you with stories and updates on what's going on in the news and what we're working on for our Wednesday edit ...

Holbrook’s choices urbanized

We believe a vote for Scott Holbrook to retain his seat on the Auburn Recreation District board is misguided. Although he proclaims to be a champion for open space, he has consis ...

Another View: Regional park projects need fair funding

Jim Holmes and Jennifer Montgomery, as “our” elected representatives to the Placer County Board of Supervisors, I am asking you to support your local community by leading the c ...

Looking Behind the Scenes: Auburn gets unfair ding on Hidden Falls

It does, indeed, get curiouser and curiouser. While the preceding line could cover just about anything these days, my particular reference is to the ongoing machinations involving ...

Our View: ARD must lobby supes, using local parks and rec lovers

Now is the time for the Auburn Recreation District to enlist its raving fans and conscientious supporters to rally before the Placer County Board of Supervisors. With a little hel ...

Hidden Falls a slice of heaven

As I try to do as often as possible, I went hiking around the beautiful trails of Hidden Falls Regional Park this weekend. I was again struck by the beauty of this marvelous site. ...

New plan adds 961 acres to Hidden Falls Regional Park

A sanctuary of blue oak and meandering trails between Auburn and Lincoln, Hidden Falls Regional Park is poised to get bigger and even better. A just-released draft plan proposes o ...

Conservation Corps’ Placer facility faces budget ax

“Job uncertainty” is being added to the oft-repeated “Hard work, low pay, miserable conditions” credo the California Conservation Corps is known for. The uncertainty is ov ...