I-80

Reader Input: Trader Joe’s belongs here

I would love to have Trader Joe’s in Auburn. I would shop there weekly. Since the I-80 corridor has gotten more and more crowded and the Highway 65 interchange more and more ...

Reader Input: Build blight-free future for Colfax

Colfax officials are taking action to remove blighted properties. More power to them. First to go — the old hotel, abandoned and condemned for decades, at the entrance to dow ...

Reader Input: I-80 offramp a local hazard

Re: Truck rollover on westbound I-80 offramp to Highway 49 (“2 hurt as big rig overturns on Interstate 80 offramp in Auburn,” Journal, Aug. 21). I’m sure most A ...

Reader Input: Caltrans spruced up I-80 nicely

“Wow” is what I can say and “thank you” to Caltrans. All the on- and off-ramps from I-80 around town look great. They are cleaned up and they have been edge ...

Reader Input: A few steps would ease Auburn traffic

Spring brings traffic light problems? (“Spring brings road work and signal light issues,” Journal, March 23). Seems to me traffic flow is a major and unaddressed issu ...

Infant involved in I-80 crash dies

The 9-month-old infant who was injured last week in a five-vehicle collision that occurred on I-80 and SR-65 has died from his injuries, the Auburn office of the California Highway ...

Caltrans rolling out $36 million in I-80 overcrossing upgrades

Caltrans is moving forward with plans to provide more room to move under nine overcrossings above Interstate 80 in Placer County. The $36 million project is poised to start in May ...

100 pounds of marijuana found in Auburn traffic stop on I-80

About 100 pounds of marijuana was found inside a vehicle that was initially stopped for speeding on Interstate 80 near Auburn. According to a California Highway Patrol report, an ...

Reader Input: Every 10 miles a Walmart?

I have to respond to Ms. (Patricia) Meisinger’s letter to the editor about Walmart being a good fit for Auburn (Reader Input, Oct. 8). How tragic it is that one might have ...

Massive I-80 project ends with smooth Placer road to Tahoe

A massive road-smoothing project that spans 90 miles of Interstate 80 from Auburn to the Nevada state line and cost $821 million is now complete. Caltrans’ District 3 office ...