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Reader Input: State charging fees for federal access

A year ago signs were erected halfway down Iowa Hill Road notifying patrons on the North Fork of the American River in Colfax that a fee was being charged for day use. I began park ...

Reader Input: Let cop write ticket to self

As I was driving to Auburn my wife and I saw at least a dozen people in the middle lane talking on their cellphones. Well! Why not? The cops do. In the Auburn Journal on the fron ...

Law enforcement watches for cell phones on the road

  If it doesn’t cost you life and limb, choosing to use a cell phone behind the wheel this week is more likely than ever to cost you a ticket. The Placer County Sherif ...

Do you do the 'cop drop?'

The California law that prohibits the use of handheld cell phones by all motorists went into effect two years ago, but statistics indicate that far too many motorists still aren’ ...

Put granola bar on speed dial

Warning Auburnites! As I was driving down Highway 49 yesterday, eating a granola bar, I was pulled over and given a ticket for talking on my cell phone. I explained to the office ...

There’s something fishy in teen daughter’s police stop

In these troubled times, are our municipalities generating revenue dishonestly? We shall see over the next several months. For instance, my daughter received a ticket on May 12 f ...