Penryn

Fire destroys Penryn house, closes UP tracks

AUBURN CA - Fire engulfed a Penryn house Thursday night, forcing temporary closure of an adjacent stretch of Union Pacific Railroad tracks between Newcastle and Loomis. Penryn Fire ...

Placer County process broken

Given Placer County’s officials’ unrelenting attempts to dump high-density housing in Penryn (the most recent being the approval of the Orchards at Penryn Project) and their re ...

Prescription can fight depression

I’d like to address the concerns one of your readers has concerning psychotropic drugs (“Psychiatry behind shooters,” Reader Input, Aug. 5).They’re certainl ...

Obama on ballot illegally

Thank you for a very thought-provoking article (“Locals ask Sheriff to investigate Obama,” Journal, May 9).The Obama supporters would like you to think that this is a m ...

Staff advocated for developer

On June 28 the (Placer County) Planning Commission approved The Orchard at Penryn (150 apartments on Penryn Road), one of five agenda items. The commissioners had three workdays t ...

Noon Hour Update: Penryn burglaries; Robbers Fire evacuees return and new school meal standards

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 our Thursday editi ...

Penryn residents circulate burglary warning letter

Residents in Penryn sent out a letter warning neighbors about a string of burglaries that have allegedly occurred over the past two weeks in the rural area. Dena Erwin, spokesper ...

Penryn project a costly error

As a taxpayer, I am appalled by the decision of the Placer County Planning Commission to approve the 150-apartment complex on Penryn Road, called the Orchard at Penryn (“150- ...

Apply rules across board

The political cartoon in the July 4 issue of the Auburn Journal captures the upset of the community about the 10 dwellings per acre Orchard at Penryn development, but isn’t c ...

Noon Hour Update: Local reaction to Supreme Court decision; teen driver safety; apartments in Penryn; world travelers and Olympic trials

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 our Friday edition ...