Locksley Lane

Hometown entrepreneur devoted to Auburn

Thomas “TJ” Jackson has always had an entrepreneurial spirit, even as a young man. “As a kid I would go to the market and push shopping carts for people to earn a little ex ...

Thank God and keep your land clear

One of my worst fears of all-time became a horrifying reality on Aug. 30. I was on my way home from Costco when I looked up and saw a plume of smoke coming from the northwest. I th ...

49 Fire arson – Speak up, help find fire starters

Fire investigators have completed the first phase of their work. Now it’s up to the public to step up. Anyone with any information related to two arson fires that merged into th ...

Auburn water worker keeps water flowing for 49 Fire while own home burns

With his family out of harm’s way after fleeing the approaching 49 Fire, Don Miller went to work to help save the town. Power was out at the Nevada Irrigation District water tr ...

Evacuation orders bogus

As a resident of North Auburn located about two miles south of the airport, my heart goes out to the hundreds of people whose lives were damaged by the catastrophic fire on Sunday. ...

Businesses fall in blaze’s path

The fickle, shifting path of the 49 Fire left some businesses sifting through the ashes and others up and running Monday. The fire swept across Locksley Lane, burning the C&E Aubur ...

Couple opens home for all things Harley-Davidson

For the Lujans, the 11-year vacation is over — and the Harley-Davidson motorcycle community couldn’t be happier. A fixture in local motorcycle circles, and the previous owner ...

Auburn Harley-Davidson silences its engines

Sideswiped by a recession that just won’t quit, Auburn Harley-Davidson went out of business Tuesday after 33 years. Owner Bob Holmes said 15 employees in sales and service were ...

Expanded clinic helps pocket pets, even arthritic bobcats

North Fork Veterinary Clinic is celebrating 25 years in business with the opening of a new, expanded facility in North Auburn. Owners Tom and Sue Sheriff opened their first clinic ...