Indian Hill Road

Newcastle firehouse site search paused until after election

As the election that will decide whether or not a new tax will be reformed approaches, the Newcastle Fire Protection District has put its effort to find a site for a new station on ...

Road users must show courtesy

Bruce Bowman and other bicyclists everywhere (“Cyclist wants to know why,” Reader Input, Oct. 2): I may be over-reacting, or it could be that 98 percent of bicyclists g ...

No thanks from one who pays

I would like to respond to the “thank you” that the chairman of the board of Newcastle Fire Protection District, Bob Stearns, wrote in the Auburn Journal (Reader Input, March 1 ...

Headline cast blame inappropriately

This letter is in response to Roland L. Gaubert’s March 11 letter, “Slow down; let’s stop killing neighbors” regarding the tragic accident that took place on Indian Hill Ro ...

Noon Hour Update: What's happening and what we're working on

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 ...

Slow down; let’s stop killing neighbors

Well, folks, it’s happened again (Journal, March 8). At 11:05 a.m. Wednesday, Indian Hill Road residents once more heard the sound of crunching metal, breaking glass and wailing ...

One dead in crash on Indian Hill Road in Newcastle

AUBURN CA - One person is dead after a two-vehicle crash Wednesday morning on Indian Hill Road near Auburn. The crash, which was reported shortly after 11 a.m., involved two vehi ...

City Council approves Baltimore Ravine

The Baltimore Ravine development will go forward. In a 4-1 vote the Auburn City Council approved the Baltimore Ravine Specific Plan and Study Areas project Monday night. Plan Are ...

Coroner id’s fatal crash victim

The Placer County Coroner identified Friday the motorcyclist killed in a head-on collision as a Newcastle resident. Peter Price Pirtle, 53, died at the scene of a Wednesday after ...

Head-on collision kills one

A motorcyclist lost his life in a head-on collision Wednesday afternoon. The accident occurred at 2:45 p.m. on Indian Hill Road, near the Auburn Area office of the California High ...