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Reader Input: Janice Forbes’ legacy prevails

I was indeed sorry to learn there is to be no memorial service for Janice Forbes, who died on June 4, for if there ever was a person who needs to be memorialized and remembered ...

Freeway honor for slain CHP officer from Auburn

Raymond Carpenter – a California Highway Patrol officer from Auburn who was killed while on duty 43 years ago – will gain a rare honor Wednesday. Thanks to efforts by ...

Stabbing victim remembered in impromptu gathering at Auburn park

There were tears and sorrowful hugs at an impromptu sunset gathering at an Auburn park to remember stabbing victim Matthew Steele. But there was also fond laughter, fond remembran ...

Pearl Harbor remembered on 71st anniversary

  PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii (AP) — More than 2,000 people at Pearl Harbor and many more around the country are marking the 71st anniversary of the Japanese attack that ki ...

Memorial tow-truck procession Sunday on I-80

AUBURN CA - At least 150 tow-truck operators have signed up to join in a procession Sunday that will briefly travel along Interstate 80 west of Roseville in memory of Dave Robinso ...

Pain, honor remain six years after Auburn National Guard sergeant’s death in Iraq

AUBURN CA - A sergeant with Auburn’s Charlie “Rock” Company, Sgt. Arnold Duplantier II was the 12th California Guardsman killed in Iraq and its first fatal casualty from the ...

Where were you on Sept. 11?

As the 10th anniversary approaches of Sept. 11, the Journal is taking a look back at that fateful day. Where were you when the twin towers fell? How did you react? How do you t ...

43-acre facility set to be named for fallen Auburn soldier

A former Auburn resident killed while serving in Iraq is set to be honored in a permanent memorial. PFC Jesse Mizener was 23 when he was killed in a mortar attack in January 2004. ...

Linarez memorial Sunday at Earl Crabbe Gym

A memorial service for Geno Linarez will be held Sunday at Placer High, where Linarez coached basketball and softball for many years. The community is invited to the celebration o ...

Skateboard-auto crash victim, 19, remembered as inspiration to others

Nick Brown, an avid skateboarder who became a friend to many during the short time he was in Auburn, was remembered with tears, flowers and a roadside marker in the shape of a cros ...