Mary Jo Buettner

Reader Input: County causing jail crowding

The May 30 Auburn Journal article “Realignment triggers jail releases” is very misleading. Is this part of a campaign by some Placer County criminal justice officials t ...

Businesses lobby to put airport on bus route

Several local businesses lobbied the Placer County Transportation Planning Agency on Wednesday in an effort to persuade the city and county to change the Placer County Transit bus ...

Reader Input: Auburn, do not demonize homeless

I am so saddened by the Nov. 19 Auburn Journal article, “City presses for cleanup of homeless encampments.” Rather then demonizing the homeless, I think it would be m ...

Reader Input: County making realignment progress

Thank you for the Police Academy Sunday series. Educating the public is a valuable service. Thanks also for the advance notice of the Community Forum held in Rocklin April 27 on &l ...

Walk raises funds, offers reflection on lives of the needy

An annual walk to benefit those in need is also a chance to understand how the needy live, organizers say. Several Auburn-area churches are hosting the 16th annual Auburn CROP Hun ...