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Another View: Storming the castle walls of college

Can Hollywood teach us anything about politics? Anyone who saw the movie Robin Hood (2011) remembers the dramatic and bloody scene in which Robin Hood, played by Russell Crowe, lea ...

Reader Input: Hold students accountable

There is a case involving a 6-year-old girl stabbing a fellow student in the face with a pencil. Her consequence, she was not expelled nor suspended — counseling from her pri ...

Reader Input: Wartime memories a priceless lesson

When it comes to addressing “E.V. Cain students get firsthand history lesson,” (Journal, March 4), it is difficult to know where to begin. In no particular order, one ...

Reader Input: 2013 graduates impress reader

I really enjoyed reading today’s (June 7) Journal. Reading about the graduating students, the photos, the retiring teachers and their accomplishments was impressive. The ...

Noon Hour Update: Target gets kids ready for school; regional wastewater project update and an RV park proposal

Welcome to the Auburn Journal's "Noon Hour Update," where we'll present you with stories and updates on what's going on in the news and what we're working on for our Thursday editi ...

Sierra College students, Placer County contractors partner to build Auburn house

AUBURN CA - Two years ago, Sierra College’s construction courses were teetering on the verge of extinction. Now students, instructors and the group’s version of a Silicon Vall ...

Don’t believe all you’re told

Just wondering if it’s just a coincidence that the Journal decides that the only way to respond to the letters is with Facebook about the same time the president signs the Nation ...

Veterans Day meaningful

The 2011 Auburn Veterans Day Parade: Good job by all. Well-organized. Good attendance. Good weather. Even the two trucks who had to clear a couple of cars parked to start the parad ...

Students weigh college options

Auburn-area families crowded Placer High School Thursday to learn more about navigating toward college. College Planning Night featured break-out sessions with college admissions ...

May students prove smarter

So some of the Republican right objected to President Obama’s speech to the nation’s youth. The speech was to encourage students to work hard in school, recognize and make the ...