Lake Clementine

Hazmat team called out for diesel spill

A hazmat team was called out to Lower Lake Clementine Road Wednesday morning when a big-rig truck punctured its fuel tank sending gallons of diesel spilling off the side of the roa ...

Noon Hour Update: The life of Gary Howe, reaction to parent teacher club arrest; big-rig spills fuel

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’ ...

Our View: Auburn dam, earthquakes shake canyon decisions

Congressman Tom McClintock believes an Auburn dam will be built and as the ranking member of the powerful water and power subcommittee he has considerable clout. “I am still an ...

Another View: Auburn State Recreation Area: In the beginning

Editor’s note: This is the first of two columns from Auburn City Councilman Mike Holmes regarding the Auburn State Recreation Area. The American River canyon has provided rec ...

Recreation Area plan inadequate

At the public meeting held Oct. 26 at the Domes regarding the future management and funding of the 26,000-acre Auburn State Recreation Area (ASRA) (Journal, Oct. 27), I challenged ...

Boat club working to save Lake Clementine

Local Auburn State Recreation Area user groups are doing what they can to keep the American River Canyon, including Lake Clementine, open for future public use. John Brun, preside ...

Vote Holmes for City Council

Mike (Holmes) cast a vote in October of 2003 to put excess funds into a reserve account. During the past two or three years when the economy took a downturn, these reserve funds h ...

Officials wrestle with Auburn rec area solutions

The future of Auburn State Recreation Area funding is unknown, and two Auburn city councilmen have different ideas about how to work out a solution. Michael Finnegan, area manager ...

State funding for Lake Clementine, park rangers, infrastructure could be affected

It is unknown how Auburn State Recreation Area would be affected by the passage or failure of Proposition 21. According to Auburn SRA superintendent Mike Lynch, the Auburn SRA is ...

Vote Holmes for city council

Mike Holmes deserves our vote for city council as, among other things, he has been actively involved in the effort to save Lake Clementine in the Auburn State Recreation Area from ...