maidu drive

Media Life: Reporter’s-eye view was up close on day Mike Davis died

  It was a barrage of shots that crackled through a quiet residential area of Auburn. It  was a barrage of shots that continue to reverberate in the local and national ...

Reader Input: All efforts admirable

What I witnessed yesterday in Auburn will be etched in my memory for the rest of my life, and will make me forever grateful and full of admiration for law enforcement. I was play ...

New lights coming to Auburn Folsom

Following the direction of the Auburn City Council, city staff and Pacific Gas and Electric Company will be moving forward with new lamp posts on one of the city’s major thor ...

Reader Input: Manage our traffic flow scientifically

A traffic engineering course that I took way back in 1960 taught that it cost 3 to 5 cents to stop a vehicle at a traffic light or stop sign. The cost is from wear (engine, brakes, ...

Our View: Meet at trailhead of compromise on bike park issue

It’s been beaten into the ground, but really, the phrase seems to work: “Can’t we just all get along?” That’s the refrain rising out of the issue of ...

Reader Input: Trail site poor choice for track

Auburn Recreation District (ARD) is developing a pump track for mountain bikes (“ARD unanimously OKs bike park location,” Journal, Dec. 20, 2013). This is a good idea ...

Reader Input: Bike park project needs environmental review

According to Auburn Area Park and Recreation District (ARD’s) minutes, a motion carried 5-0 to approve a bike park on Maidu Drive. ARD directors, in approving this site witho ...

Fire scorches Auburn State Recreation Area grassland

AUBURN CA - A fire Sunday ignited about an acre of brush and grass in the Auburn State Recreation Area, adjacent to Auburn. The fire in the park area off Maidu Drive was initially ...

Auburn River Festival stars emerging extreme sport

The emerging sport of playboating is finding a home on the new run of manmade rapids in the American River canyon below Auburn. With gates closed until May for the road down to th ...