traffic

Auburn man arrested after running through traffic on I-80

AUBURN CA - An Auburn man was taken into Placer County Sheriff's Office custody after running through traffic on both the eastbound and westbound lanes of Interstate 80 near t ...

Winery centers are a disaster recipe

Wineries claimed, ?We are farmers, we have a right to farm,? (even though they can sell 240,000 bottles of imported wine without growing a single grape of their own) and with the h ...

Storm soaks Auburn, more rain on way for parched Placer

AUBURN CA - A late-winter storm drenched Auburn, with almost three inches of rain soaking the foothills by early Wednesday. After several months of near-drought conditions, Auburn ...

Placer High should guide student traffic

Am I the only one that thinks there needs to be more order and structure in regards to student pedestrian traffic around Placer High School, specifically the intersection of Agard ...

Supervisors sell out citizens

We have really been had this time. We elect our supervisors thinking that they will represent and protect our county, thinking that they will preserve our area and lifestyle. I was ...

Trains rattle the windows

Re: “New train in Auburn?”(Journal, Oct. 19) I live in Auburn next to the train tracks, and I think that we should not get another train. I only say that because it is really a ...

Cycling brings mostly positives

I am trying to figure out if the letter from Gary Hall of GHH Engineering (Reader Input, Oct. 12) regarding cyclists on Mt. Vernon Road is his actual belief or if he is trying to m ...

Business would worsen traffic

Re: “Cyclists, residents debate courtesy on roads,” (Journal, Sept. 19). The above-referenced story and Mr. (Ron) Rothe’s letter in Wednesday’s Journal have demonstrated t ...

Development to destroy rural community

As people of the unincorporated areas of the county, areas such as Penryn, Newcastle and Ophir, it has long been known that we reside under the whims and influences of the (Placer) ...