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Each day’s a blessing for Auburn’s Olive Orr, age 100

“I’m a tough old lady, a tough old bird,” Auburn’s Olive Orr joked. Orr just passed a milestone few people achieve — she turned 100 years of age on Oct. 15. Orr doesn ...

Local crews respond to Reno fire

Auburn-area fire crews were dispatched to help battle a 2,000-acre fire in Reno early Friday morning. At about 4:30 a.m., 15 engines and their crews of three to four firefighters ...

US veterans were there

I would like to thank John Dzioba of Auburn for inviting me to the V.A. Sierra Nevada Health Care System in Reno, Nev. Mr. Dzioba is a Vietnam vet. As we walked down the long hallw ...

Officials: 3 dead, 75 injured in air race crash

RENO, Nev. (AP) — A vintage World War II-era fighter plane plunged into the grandstands Friday during a popular annual air show, killing at least three people and injuring roughl ...

Our View: Cruise Nite deserves a little rev

The Auburn City Council, Chamber of Commerce, Old Town and Downtown business associations are rightfully working hard to market Auburn. And it’s working. A beautiful Downtown ...

Kotey caps college career

Half of the battle for Nevada’s Ryan Kotey during his final college boxing season was making weight. The Placer High graduate, who dropped down a class to help fill a void for t ...

Rocklin girl remains in ICU after sledding accident

What started as a family snow day, turned terribly wrong for the Jones family of Rocklin. On March 27, the family of four made their way to the Lake Tahoe area for sledding. “ ...

Heroes fly out of our airport

At 10:30 a.m. on Feb. 22, a pilot returning from a Los Medicos Voladores humanitarian mission to Mexico lost his engine while preparing to land but managed to slip his disabled sin ...

Police report got it wrong

Hello. I am Mary Ellen Stamps. My turn to speak. I did not leave my child for several hours (Journal, Jan. 8). That is an error in the police report. I actively searched for him ...

Feds unable to run health care

For the past year the Democrats and RINOs (Republicans in Name Only) have been attempting to pass legislation nationalizing health care/health insurance giving control to unelected ...

Health care going to dogs

In the latest congressional Saturday night massacre, House Speaker Nancy “Stretch” Pelosi was able to coerce, cajole and bribe 220 misguided, ill-informed Congress critters int ...

Police pull-over was wrong

This past weekend, I came to Auburn to visit family and friends. At around 1 a.m. on Sunday, June 28, I was driving in Downtown when I was pulled over by a member of the Auburn Pol ...

Torture must be opposed

Is it possible that a very wicked intelligence has infiltrated our beautiful nation and transformed our government into a nasty mockery of justice and freedom? The fact that Ameri ...

Dragila enshrined in Pole Vault Hall of Fame

RENO, Nev. — After winning a gold medal in pole vaulting in the 2000 Olympics in Sydney, Australia, U.S. Olympian Stacy Dragila accomplished another major feat Friday at the Pole ...

Stolen pet, vehicle still missing

The search for a beloved family pet snatched during a vehicle theft at the Auburn Salvation Army continues. Reno, a 10-year-old border collie, has yet to be recovered, according ...