Sacramento

Leaders: People need help

Where are our elected state representatives when all of the oil refineries in the state suffer simultaneous production problems? Do they believe this is the real truth? If there ar ...

Motorcyclist dies in Mosquito Ridge Road crash in Foresthill

A Sacramento man was killed Sunday morning after he and the motorcycle he was riding skidded off Mosquito Ridge Road, approximately three miles east of Ralston Ridge Road.  At ...

Fish and Game staff will prowl rivers checking salmon

There was all but a total collapse of salmon numbers a mere five years ago. Fishing for salmon in the ocean and river systems was closed.Salmon numbers have rebounded since then. S ...

Another View: Fire reminds us of what to be grateful for

This week and last our coverage was dominated by the Robbers Fire. This fire was threatening and no doubt caused fear for evacuated homeowners. We also extend our sympathies to th ...

3 arrested in Sacramento County toddler's death

FLORIN, Calif. (AP) - Authorities have arrested three suspects in the shooting death of a 3-year-old Sacramento County boy. Sheriff's officials say 20-year-old Gabriel Quintero and ...

Tough economic times leads to big changes for the unemployed

When Charles Davidson got a layoff notice from his job in education, he didn't look at it as a door closing, but rather a chance to reinvent himself. Davidson, of Sacramento, was l ...

Dirt bike riders catch air at Mammoth Bar OHV Park

Fun outdoor pastime or complete obsession? For Jeff Barbarick, owner of Auburn Extreme Power Sports, it’s the latter. “I spend as much of my free time as possible ridin ...

Sacramento's 'Plan B' for new arena declared dead

SACRAMENTO (AP) - Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson's "Plan B" to build a new sports arena is dead. The second option for a new arena for the Sacramento Kings - or any other professio ...

Auburn gets into the music

I wanted to write a quick note about a band I saw perform at the Club Car a few weeks ago. They are called Abandon Theory and they absolutely blew me away! I attend all kinds of li ...

Humane Society articles slanted

The two recent negative articles about Humane Society of the Sierra Foothills (HSSF) are a disgrace to the Auburn Journal (“Woman says horse died due to humane officer’ ...