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Another View: A gas hike and the artful dodge

In Oliver Twist, the classic novel by Charles Dickens, the character Jack Dawkins, nicknamed the Artful Dodger, is the leader of a gang of children trained as pickpockets by old ma ...

Reader Input: Keep hometown prices down

Almost every day there is something in the paper about people not wanting Walmart or Costco in Auburn.   Why don’t these small business people give it a rest? You peop ...

No bailout for Placer livestock owners in hay, feed price rise

AUBURN CA - The high cost of feed is creating sticker shock for some Placer County horse owners. Now there are fears that higher prices for hay and corn will result in neglect of h ...

Keep gas price reasonable

Gas prices keep going up and the amount of money that we make at our jobs is going down. The price of gas in the past few years has gone up dramatically. Some people have to consta ...

Band together to help Colfax

Last year I returned to Colfax after 15 years. I immediately noticed a huge increase in the low-income population here (even above the norm in the U.S.). Small businesses are movin ...