Journal

Salary excessive to close public agency

Reference articles in the Auburn Journal, dated Jan. 24, 25, re: dissolving of the (Placer) County redevelopment agency as it now exists, and basically the recreation of the same a ...

Leave Loomis hunters alone

In a short-staffed time, how much valuable sheriff and Fish and Game officer time was wasted by Mr. (Greg) White (Journal, Oct. 1)? I’m sure that he knew that the actions were ...

Give homes to US orphans

I’ve been reading stories about Haitian adoptions recently in the Journal. I commend families willing to open their homes to needy children. However, I do wonder why people are ...

Placer’s drama tough to top

1. Placer football soars to section title game The Hillmen were initially left out of the playoffs. But a court ruling overturned three forfeits and turned the 2008 season into on ...

Baby, they were born to run

LOOMIS — Mike Makela may not have been the biggest fullback in the Sierra Foothill League last fall, but he was the best. Makela, a 5-foot-10, 160-pound graduating senior from D ...

Vote for the Journal’s top athletes

Who were the top athletes in the foothills this past school year? The Auburn Journal sports staff is looking for your help in answering that tough question this week. We’ve nomi ...