Meadow Vista

Don’t glorify unsafe behavior

I applaud your efforts to assist our community with your recent magazine insert on fire and water safety. However, in the section “On the River” (June 18), you included a pict ...

Western States pioneer wants back on the trail

It’s been a long time coming but Andy Gonzales is on the comeback trail. In 1977, running in a borrowed pair waffle-soled Nikes, Gonzales was one of the pioneers of the Western S ...

Big thanks to Gordon Ainsleigh

We just read how the Western States 100 race brought approximately $1.5 million into Auburn (Journal, June 29). We thought of how the Western States 100 race was started by just ...

A president-related riddle

Now that the election is well over, and people have somewhat quit slinging mud at each other: What has President Obama done for the U.S. that will make him one of the greatest lead ...

Meadow Vista Boy Scouts spend night on The Rock

Winning the National State Park lottery to spend the night at Alcatraz Island was just the beginning of the adventure for local Scouts from Meadow Vista. Over the weekend, 33 Sc ...

Speeding claimed life of old friend Blu

I live in Meadow Vista on the corner of Placer Hills Road at the north end of town. Meadow Vista is a great place to live, except for one thing — people drive too fast coming an ...

Help returning war veterans

First of all I want to extend my sympathy and condolences to the family of Trevor Hogue. Second I would like to thank the Auburn Journal for running this story (June 15) and bringi ...

Gottschalks: We’ll miss you

Gottschalks leaving is a great loss to our Auburn area. As a 10-year-plus customer of Gottschalks, the employees in every department were helpful, patient and polite. I believe m ...

Pickleball meet was a success

We would like to thank the Auburn Recreation District for putting on a pickleball tournament for us this past weekend. It was enjoyed by people from Meadow Vista, Auburn, Roseville ...

Is Shockley our big worry?

Here we go again. ARD Director Scott Holbrook would like a court to decide that the park does not have to be named after William Shockley. Is ARD so flush with money that they can ...