North Auburn

Our View: Sewer plan needs a plan – in writing

At its most recent meeting last week, the Placer County Board of Supervisors discussed the regional wastewater treatment proposal that’s been in the works for the past decade. T ...

Conflict over $73 million sewer project rising to the surface

AUBURN CA -- Confusion and an adversarial tone seemed to dominate discussions about a proposed $73 million regional sewer plan that could greatly impact rates at a Placer County Bo ...

A fixed-income vote for Wal-Mart

This is in response to Patrick MacRoberts’ “Does North Auburn need a Wal-Mart?” (Reader Input, June 6). I agree with Peggy Impala, who wrote “Wal-Mart and m ...

Does North Auburn need a Wal-Mart?

In 1.3 miles on Highway 49 from Luther Road to Sutter Auburn Faith Medical Center, I see an abundance of shopping choices that support our retail needs. In that corridor I alread ...

Will Measure D be good for the community of North Auburn-Ophir?

Today, North Auburn and Ophir residents decide whether or not to pay an additional tax for local fire protection. Fire officials say it is a necessary tax increase to prevent dwind ...

Montgomery cares

As a resident of Placer County for six decades and former treasurer of the League of Placer County Taxpayers, my main concern when it comes to local government is protecting taxpay ...

"Rich" the most qualified choice

Having read the many published news articles, editorials and letters to the editor regarding the five candidates running for District 5 supervisor in Placer County, and with electi ...

Our View: As fire danger heats up, so does personal responsibility for our properties

Don?t let the cool weather from Thursday fool you, we?re heading into the fire season, and you need to be prepared. As we stand at the front porch to the Sierra Nevada, there are ...

Measure A a protective step

Folks, here is the question I have yet to hear answered. Why would a Sacramento special interest group pony up $25,000, hire a treasurer from Sacramento and a professional politica ...

Allow home rule for Auburn

As a 12-year resident of Robie Point (although I now live in North Auburn and cannot vote on Auburn matters), I strongly endorse a yes vote on Measure A (Home Rule for Auburn) and ...