Ronald Reagan

State Capitol unveils Van Howd’s President Ronald Reagan statue

SACRAMENTO -- It took a private gesture by Reagan Administration Secretary of State George Shultz to put the unveiling of a new statue into perspective. The bronze statue, sculpte ...

Media Life: Auburn sculptor creates Capitol’s new Reagan statue

A labor of love for many, a bronze statue of California Gov. Ronald Reagan – and, oh yes, a U.S. president as well – will be unveiled at the Capitol in Sacramento on Mo ...

Reader Input: Exercise your freedom

We are coming, more and more, into a crucial time in our country, when our liberties are being taken away. Our brave men and women have died for our freedom, that we are taking so ...

All Those Years Ago … from the pages of the Auburn Journal, Oct. 8 and 15, 1964

Lad hikes 5 miles in wilds to report father’s death A spunky 9-year-old boy hiked five miles through rugged mountain country last week to report the death of his 30-year-old ...

All those years ago ... from the pages of the Auburn Journal, Sept. 24 and Oct. 1, 1964

Wind-whipped forest fire blackens 4,000 acres A recurring forest fire which started near Butcher Ranch on the Auburn-Foresthill Road about 4 p.m. Saturday and blackened more than ...

Reader Input: Was transition to mediocrity an accident?

Paul McDaniel may well be as informed on California’s educational system as he believes himself to be, but repeating the right-wing mantra that tenure is at fault dismisses r ...

Hail to the Gipper — and Clamper

Members of E Clampus Vitus Lord Sholto Douglas chapter gather around a new plaque and monument members of the semi-secret fraternal society erected at Auburn’s Gold Country F ...

Reagan plaque in Auburn highlights “Little Fair That Wouldn’t Die” quote

A new plaque will be dedicated Thursday marking a storied 1970 visit by a future president and a locally famous nickname then-Gov. Ronald Reagan gave to Auburn’s Gold County ...

Media Life: Auburn’s Gold Country Fair has country hitmaker on tap

Dallas-based hitmaker Steve Holy is set to turn the Gold Country Fair in Auburn just a little bit more country. Holy, who has reached the top of the Billboard country charts twice ...

Another View: Will latest shutdown usher in a new era of harmony?

It appears that the breakthrough in last week’s ugly gridlock in Congress came after a group of female Senators — Republicans and Democrats — gathered to eat pizz ...