Highway 49

Pan for fun, history at Marshall State Park

COLOMA – With summer fast approaching, many people are looking to get out and enjoy themselves without spending a lot of time and money. A visit to the Marshall Gold Discover ...

Wreck at Highway 49 and Shale Ridge Lane in North Auburn

The California Highway Patrol and local emergency personnel responded to a traffic collision on Highway 49 at Shale Ridge Lane Thursday afternoon that blocked all southbound lanes ...

Noon Hour Update: More meteors found in the foothills; sentencing delayed for campaign aide and ADA lawsuits hit Foresthill

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 Tuesday editio ...

Five vehicles involved in fatal wreck on Highway 49

One woman is dead, another injured and the occupants of three other vehicles very shaken up after an early evening wreck on Highway 49 near Joeger Road. According to California Hig ...

Operation ‘Cookie Drop’ gathers troops

Girl Scout adult volunteers showed up early Wednesday morning in North Auburn to receive this year’s “Cookie Drop” shipment of Girl Scout Cookies. Volunteers unloaded 3,875 c ...

Caltrans begins work on Highway 49, Interstate 80

Locals can expect to slow for flashing lights as Caltrans starts on basic roadside maintenance along Highway 49 and Interstate 80. Rochelle Jenkins, a spokeswoman for Caltrans, s ...

Highway 49 billboard skirts soft porn

Last summer, very visible billboards of a bikini-clad girl were pasted up along Highway 49 to promote a local tanning business (Journal, May 10, 2011). Regardless what you think ab ...

Auburn wants Trader Joe’s

I think that Trader Joe’s should move to Auburn. Since they sell an abundance of natural foods, they wouldn’t cause the shutting down of many other stores because there are not ...

Palm Avenue project a waste

Palm Avenue, a road next to E.V. Cain Middle School, has plans to be enlarged for a sidewalk. Why not spend the money on something useful like covering dirt roads off of Crockett w ...