Railhead Park

Projects galore for 2015

The spring and summer of 2015 will find lots of construction activity in ARD parks. Three of the already approved and ready-to-go projects are detailed below. All dates are weather ...

Vandals, park plans topics of ARD meeting

Board members talked through a number of topics at Thursday night’s Auburn Recreation District Board of Directors meeting. Among the many topics, members approved the transf ...

Pump track tops list of projects on people’s minds

Welcome to a new monthly column about the Auburn Area Recreation and Park District (ARD). The goal of this column is to keep residents informed about proposed projects, current p ...

ARD wants public input on upcoming projects

The Auburn Area Recreation and Park District is asking for public input about a proposed operation and development plan that will help the organization create guidelines for managi ...

Body found off Auburn trail was of skateboarder who took his own life

  A hiker on a public trail near Auburn’s Railhead Park made the grisly discovery of a body of a  man who authorities say likely committed suicide. Auburn Police ...

Senior projects prep students for their future

Senior projects are a 20-year tradition that should continue helping students and the community for an additional 20 years and beyond. For the past two years, Placer Union High S ...

Junior Hillmen football sign-ups now taking place

By JOURNAL SPORTS STAFF Registration is under way for the Placer Junior Hillmen Football program. Kids ages 6 to 14 are invited to join the program. Registration is available ...

Placer senior heeds cry of the rainforest

Kierstin Gray, 17, has many responsibilities, and she feels one of the most important is protecting the environment. Gray, a senior at Placer High School who moved to Auburn from ...

Recreation district gains 28-acre parcel

The Auburn Recreation District has agreed to accept a land donation, although some officials wonder whether the financially strapped district can afford to maintain it. The Auburn ...