sequestration

Added staff helps decrease Auburn Fire Department’s response time

  Auburn Fire Chief Mark D’Ambrogi is hoping the highest staffing level the department has ever had will equate to some of the quickest response times it has ever seen. ...

Obama urges Congress to compromise on cuts

  WASHINGTON (AP) — Facing an end of the week deadline, President Barack Obama said Monday that Congress can avert sweeping across-the-board cuts with "just a l ...

AP Report: National Park Service cuts detailed in memo

  SACRAMENTO — The towering giant sequoias at Yosemite National Park would go unprotected from visitors who might trample their shallow roots. At Cape Cod National S ...

Reader Input: Sequester squirm a no-no

The government is trying to squirm out of the “sequestration” deal they signed, so they can keep over-spending our money. That’s like a child who wants a treat, t ...