Protect American River Canyons

Derby transforms American River into duck soup

They floated down the American River from near the Foresthill Bridge almost to the confluence. And despite wind, eddies and obstacles, they all — 1,665 of them — made it to th ...

First-ever Auburn Duck Derby this Saturday

Two Auburn groups will hold the first-ever Great American River Wild Duck Derby this Saturday. The fundraiser is to benefit the Auburn Chamber of Commerce and Protect American Riv ...

Adoptions get quacking for duck race fundraiser

Allow your newly adopted duck to experience the thrill of floating, bobbing and spinning down the American River, encourages Bill Radakovitz, a past president of the Auburn Chamber ...

Full day of fun planned for Confluence Festival

People show their love for the American River in many ways here – they paint it, photograph it, write about it, explore it. On Sunday, they can show their appreciation by att ...

Auburn Journal Newsmakers: Eric Peach

This week Auburn Journal Newsmakers caught up with Protect American River Canyons Board Member Eric Peach to talk about the Spring American River Cleanup, which happened on April 1 ...

Our View: Don’t trash Auburn’s beauty

We live in Auburn for many reasons, but the most common one is, the beauty. Sitting on the front porch of the Sierra Nevada our community is home to breathtaking views, wildlife, o ...

Be supervisors, not Santa Claus

Who in the hell do they think they are? Revenue sharing be damned! It’s the same song being sung at the Federal level. We know best how your monies should be spent and of course ...

Local wines win the day

It’s been over a month, and I’m still in “shock and awe” at the quality of wines donated by 12 local winemakers and a cider-maker to the second annual Confluence Festival W ...

Event presents rendezvous with the river

Residents can enjoy poetry, music and videography at a American River-themed event Friday night. Protect American River Canyons and the Green Sanctuary Committee of the Sierra Foo ...