Sacramento

I-80 ‘hot lane’ takes back seat

The new trend in freeway design won’t be coming to Placer County anytime soon. The Placer County Transportation Planning Agency studied and ultimately shot down a proposal that ...

Voters can only blame selves

Lois Piscitelli (Reader Input, July 16) asked why citizens get stuck paying for politician’s stupid mistakes. Simple answer. We keep reelecting incompetent, incumbent politici ...

Our View: Ollar Burris case wasting taxpayer money

Placer County has spent way too much time and energy seeking to punish former Planning Commissioner Michelle Ollar Burris. After two-and-a-half years of investigation, and hundre ...

Father Brennan fulfills his calling

At 83, Father Ronan Brennan has seen a lot of life. On June 18, Brennan celebrated his 60th year as a Catholic priest, and the congregations of St. Joseph and St. Theresa of Avila ...

Memorial Day often overlooked

It is easy to celebrate Memorial Day and allow its true meaning to escape us. Gathering at barbecues or ball games with family and friends, Americans often overlook the holiday’s ...

Protect dogs from irresponsible folk

As many people know, Auburn has had high-profile problems with irresponsible dog owners recently. In response to various dog attacks, Auburn is now looking to revise its animal or ...

Kerridge city’s ‘nightmare’

Re: “Roseville hires new city manager after six-month search,” (Journal, May 9). Who did the City of Roseville speak to or consult before determining to hire the man who becam ...

Meningitis can kill in a single day

In celebration of National School Nurse Day on May 12, the California School Nurse Organization commends school nurses throughout our state for their numerous efforts to help keep ...

The cyclists are coming

The Amgen Tour of California will race through Auburn Sunday, May 16. City officials and business owners are working overtime to make sure everyone is prepared. The Amgen Web sit ...

Read Bohemia EIR online

The Bohemia Retail Project Environmental Impact Report (draft) is 1,800 pages of legal jargon. Reading it is time-consuming and mind-numbing, but sometimes informative. For instan ...