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Distinguishing the news from social media

If it’s on the internet it must be true. I am often baffled by the sheer number of people on social media who believe everything they read on the Internet. For example, I ...

Reader Input: Give me the news, all of it!

I was encouraged to subscribe to the Auburn Journal when they offered me a year’s subscription for an unbelievable $20. It took years as a subscriber to the (Sacramento) Bee ...

Another View: Lessons from the hard stories to report

The week in news has been a difficult one to digest. Locally we reported two tragic deaths and one very horrific alleged crime that will no doubt impact the lives of those involve ...

Noon Hour Update: What's happening and what we're working on

Welcome to the Auburn Journal's "Noon Hour Update," where we'll present you with stories and updates on what's going on in the news and what we're working on for the next day's pap ...

Media Life: Auburn’s State Theater rolling out classic film series

It turns out this weekend’s showing of “Food, Inc.” is just a sampling of the tasty film fare being cooked up for the State Theater in the coming year. The stately Downtown ...

News and opinion blurred

The Fourth Estate Not too long ago, news was written by men and a handful of women, usually educated and respected. They sometimes had their facts straight, though depending upon ...