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Another View: Fix financial problems first, then find fault

There is a term recently used in a well-written column in the Journal (“Steering Auburn toward 2020,” June 4, by Kevin Hanley) that should strike fear in the hearts of ...

Another View: Environment: The best shade is light green

It’s hard for me to understand why people keep taking difficult, complicated issues and defining them in black-and-white terms. Let’s take the issue of “global wa ...

Another View: Do your research, then get out and vote

In a recent letter to the editor, a person wrote “wake up and put new politicians in office who want to work for the people and our United States.” I could not agree mo ...

Another View: Obama’s orders go beyond mere numbers

Those of you who’ve read my first columns know that I have been equally critical of extreme policy and ridiculous talking points from both sides. Although I have been willing ...

Another View: Legal immigration: A right or a privilege?

I am a Mexican immigrant. My parents brought us to this wonderful country in 1960. They spent the previous five years processing an application for permanent residency and ultimate ...

Former Auburn mayor O.C. Taylor dies at 83

  An Auburn native whose life ranged from racing stock cars in the 1950s to serving as Auburn mayor in the 1990s to piloting a plane in his later years, O.C. Taylor died Wedn ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Auburn to swear in new mayor tonight and giving a unique look and feel to the walking stick

WHAT WE’RE WORKING ON: A new mayor of Auburn is being sworn in tonight. Reporter Amy Lobenberg will be on hand for the ceremony and will have a report on the new mayor. Walk ...

Auburn mayor pick may break tradition

When the Auburn City Council meets Monday night to pick a new mayor to succeed Kevin Hanley, the choice could mark a break from tradition – and perhaps create some hard feeli ...

Another View: Auburn’s forward momentum

The State of the Community in the City of Auburn is strong and we have forward momentum. The City of Auburn, our residents and business owners will face significant challenges in ...

Another View: Auburn mayor’s message for 2013

In the early days of the Gold Rush, the area that would eventually become Auburn was initially called the North Fork Dry Diggings and Woods Dry Diggings. As the name “dry dig ...