Sacramento County

Reader Input: Step up and restore house

The next time a murderer comes to town and wants to hide out in your house, you tell him to move on because you can’t afford what the police will do to your house. The (Pla ...

All those years ago ... from the pages of the Auburn Journal, Dec. 12, 19 and 26, 1963

Hell Hole blast is studied The freak explosion at Hell Hole which killed a county water project worker last Thursday still was under investigation by state and county authorities ...

Placer County unemployment rate rises

  Placer County’s unemployment rate is up for a second consecutive month, state Employment Development Department statistics released Friday indicate. The county joble ...

Man arrested in Auburn receives 3 years for role in bank robbery

  An Elk Grove man who originally confessed to Auburn Journal staff about his role in a bank robbery and was arrested later that day by the Auburn Police Department and FBI h ...

Placer County deputies arrest six in two Monday home burglaries

  Placer County Sheriff’s deputies had a busy Monday as they stopped two separate home burglaries in the Meadow Vista and Applegate areas that resulted in six arrests. ...

Connect county with 211 service

I thank The Auburn Journal for the article on 211 Placer County (“211 community service call directory proposed for Placer County,” Journal, Jan. 18). Additional information is ...

Health care system ailing

I’ve lived in Placer County, Auburn and surrounding areas for some 40 years. I’ve seen a lot of people come and go in our great gold country. I also got a good taste of Sacrame ...

Big bucks to be had in public sector

Why is it that Kirk Uhler and the gang don’t object to these wages (Journal, June 23)? Because other public employees are telling other public employees how much they’re worth! ...

Looking behind the scenes: Expect bigger things of the Amgen Tour

Bomb-proofing the notebook while wondering how long will we have to depend mostly on good luck to prevent terrorists from blowing up part of our country. ... Meanwhile, while we ...

Placer County healthcare worker believed to be latest area flu case

A Sacramento County resident who works in Placer County has been identified as the fifth probable swine flu case in that county. Dr. Glennah Trochet, Sacramento County public heal ...