Newcastle

Robin Enos announces Newcastle Fire board candidacy

Newcastle resident and real estate agent Robin Enos has officially announced his candidacy for the Newcastle Fire Protection District Board. Enos was originally appointed to the b ...

Logging truck has wheelie big problem as load shifts in Newcastle

NEWCASTLE - Traffic was slowed Thursday when a load of logs shifted backward, leaving the logging truck’s cab tilted with its front wheels in the air on Highway 193 in Newcas ...

Reader Input: Column a farrago of falsehoods

I write in dismay at Diana West’s column (“Someday we’ll wonder why we didn’t impeach,” Another View, Journal, Aug. 5). I understand from her C.V. t ...

Reader Input: County supe solved problem

I should have done this earlier but just didn’t get to it even though I meant to. A while back I noticed a very large pine adjacent to Newcastle Road that had been wind damag ...

Reader Input: Writer a breath of fresh air

want to congratulate the Auburn Journal for adding Rosie Wohlfromm to the list of people who are writing commentaries (“It’s not a war on women; it’s a war on fam ...

Newcastle wine event to be a real corker

Event organizers are getting ready for a grape-geared street fair on the historic streets of Newcastle. The Newcastle Town Square Wine and Blues Faire will be hitting Downtown New ...

Roadside fire hazards worry residents

Residents of a Newcastle mobile home park are concerned about the fire dangers associated with the poorly maintained shoulder of the freeway that backs up to their neighborhood. T ...

Grand jury: More water for Newcastle Elementary

The Placer County Grand Jury has issued its findings on the fire safety situation at Newcastle Elementary School: The school’s fire hydrant system needs more water capacity. ...

Reader Input: A tip of the hat for Newcastle help

On April 18, we met with the Greater Auburn Area Fire Safe Council in regards to the dangerous situation at the Newcastle Elementary School that has existed for years (“High ...

Reader Input: POW release helps al-Qaida

I appreciate the Journal publishing the letter by Lorrie Lewis of Newcastle (“People oppose POW’s release,” Reader Input, June 6) regarding the release of POWs fr ...