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Auburn’s WWII ace statue fund soars with $10K donation

The drive to a complete a statue in honor of National Aviation Hall of Fame member and World II triple ace Bud Anderson has been given a $10,000 boost. With support from two Aubu ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: WWII hero’s statue gets financial boost from Auburn; New rangers at Hidden Falls park and sampling the area’s best burgers

WHAT WE’RE WORKING ON: The continued push for funds for the statue of Auburn World War II air ace Bud Anderson got a boost this week from the Auburn City Council. The city ga ...

Will Auburn's upcoming budget vote be delayed?

The Auburn City Council may postpone the meeting at which it will vote on final ratification of the budget by two weeks to ensure a full council is in attendance. Council members ...

Media Life: Auburn’s top 10 weird wonders

AUBURN CA - Auburn’s random acts of weirdness are many. Here’s a Top 10 list that serves as a good starting point for delving into the “far side” of Auburn ...

Media Life: Auburn’s top 10 weird wonders

AUBURN CA - Auburn’s random acts of weirdness are many. Here’s a Top 10 list that serves as a good starting point for delving into the “far side” of Auburn ...

Let’s show respect for public property

The recent statue in the Downtown Auburn Central Square is truly a magnificent piece of art (Journal, Feb. 7). I just hope others give it the respect it deserves. Unfortunately, I ...

Media Life: Should Gilbert be remembered with Central Square statue?

Talk in town has already turned to a statue for Gilbert Ortega, Auburn’s cycling free spirit who died last Friday at 82. The economic downturn may put that lofty goal on the back ...

New statue to represent local Nisenan

Those who visit Central Square could see a new addition by fall. On Monday night the Auburn City Council approved a life-sized statue for one of the three pedestals in Central Squ ...

Statue should represent all

The proposed statue to the 442nd Division of WWII is a slap in the face of 11 million young Americans who served their country in WWII. Four hundred and fifty thousand never retur ...