Meadow Vista

Not loving the barking dog

I live off Combie Road in Meadow Vista and wonder if I am the only person annoyed by the dog that barks all night long? I don’t mean just barking for a couple of hours ... I mean ...

People’s germs worse than pets’

To Tim Robinson regarding not bring your pet dog to a market (Reader Input, Aug. 1). You might be a dog owner, but you are definitely not a dog lover. We, as humans, leave more g ...

Leave Indians their cemetery

First off I want to say I am not Native American, but I have been following the plight of the band of the Colfax Native American Indians and their struggle to own/operate their cem ...

Don’t bring your pet dog into market

I would like to comment on the issue of dog ownership in the community. I have been a dog owner for numerous years and currently own a 90-pound boxer and a 15-pound Shih Tzu mix. ...

Our View: Recreation board needs to boost unity and professionalism

The Auburn Recreation District board and its supporters lost out on their attempt Tuesday to persuade Placer County supervisors to more fairly fund Hidden Falls Park expansion. Pl ...

First research charter status

Although the idea of making Auburn a charter city sounds good, and it very well may be, here is something to think about: Apparently being a charter city gives the city officials ...

Another View: Regional park projects need fair funding

Jim Holmes and Jennifer Montgomery, as “our” elected representatives to the Placer County Board of Supervisors, I am asking you to support your local community by leading the c ...

Streetscape gets thumbs-up

I was sitting Downtown, enjoying my frozen yogurt, when I realized how cool Lincoln Way looked with the new State Theater sign and remodel. A big thumbs-up to the City of Auburn f ...

Is Candy a hoax?

Some residents are now considering a missing Meadow Vista anaconda a hoax. Residents became concerned early last week when they noticed several fliers along Combie Road describing ...

Lost anaconda has neighbors ‘scared to death’

A peculiar pet is scaring neighbors on Combie Road in Meadow Vista. On Monday, Ron and Lisa Fifield spotted a flier notifying residents of a missing pet anaconda. According to the ...

Armey trapped US in big ditch

During the run-up to the Iraq war, Republican Dick Armey, then-majority whip in the Congress, got a briefing from Dick Cheney purporting to show that Iraq had weapons of mass destr ...

Chipper cost boosts fire risk

You’re telling me that it cost $80 to chip a pile of branches that are precut and stacked by the road (Journal, July 6)? How could that be? It takes all of 10 minutes each stack ...

Bluebird story brings happiness

The catchy headline (In bluebird circles, he’s a major housing developer) along with the colorful photo of a gentleman in front of a number of birdhouses, made me want to read th ...

Kindly Auburn acts renew faith

It comes around once a year, this day of celebration of America’s successful bid to become a nation. This year I felt a beleaguered spirit of sorts as the economy and state of Ca ...

Let’s fine tune new DUI law

Re: “DUI law among those taking effect this week,” (Journal, July 1). What a joke! Beginning July 1, if you are a first-time offender or are a repeat offender, you will need ...
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