Tom Dwelle

Auburn pilot prepares to say 'so long" to 'sexy"

When Ken Dwelle decided to tear down his racing air plane, ?Critical Mass,? in 2006 and return it to the two-seat, post-World War II training aircraft the British destined it to be ...

Credit the SEAL Team Six victory

I could not let the letter by Mr. (Tom) Dwelle, “Don’t out our special-ops” (Reader Input, May 17) go without a printed response. Perhaps it’s time for Mr. ...

Don?t out our special ops

I am stunned at the president outing of the Bin Laden SEAL operation within one hour of success. These special ops guys live in the dark ? and there is good reason for that. They, ...

Auburn airport manager ousted

Former Auburn Municipal Airport manager Ivan Karnezis said his understanding of why his contract was cancelled is different than what the city of Auburn is saying. Auburn City Man ...

Ruffalo: Auburn pilot knows the thrills, terrors of racing at 500 mph

Unlike almost all of us, Auburn’s Tom Dwelle knows what it’s like to be inside one of those behemoth racing planes now made even more famous (infamous) by the tragic turn of ev ...

Reno crash killed 9; probe focuses on wayward part

RENO, Nev. (AP) — The death toll in the crash of a World War II-era plane during a Reno air race rose to nine people Saturday as investigators combed through wreckage and scoured ...

Military support group moves to Auburn

A Placer County group that works to support deployed soldiers and their families is moving to Auburn. The Placer County chapter of Operation: MOM holds packing nights for their ...

Lingering 49 Fire questions spark private investigation, possible lawsuit

Frustrated by what they consider an inconclusive probe, some victims of the 49 Fire are looking for answers outside the Cal Fire investigation. A group of them met Wednesday with a ...

Virtual Red Kettle another way to help Auburn’s needy

Hanging the notebook by the chimney with care in order to make room for my annual lump of coal ... Come to think about it, what with the recent “global warming” dumping a deca ...