Rick Adams

Petroglyphs offer glimpse of early Native American life in the foothills and Sierra

Native American tribes that roamed this area millenniums ago left their mark for the modern world. Their petroglyphs — images carved or “pecked” on rocks — are scattered th ...

Maidu Museum welcomes spring, with celebration

For the Maidu, sustainability was not a social mindset but a way of life. These native people didn’t take all the fish in the stream, leaving the healthiest ones to reproduce ...

New Auburn structure recalls the shape of things past

The United Auburn Indian Community’s traditional tribal home in South Auburn is getting a new private park that honors the past. The project includes a large gazebo, with lines ...