Weimar

Reader Input: Community comes together for Scout

Early Saturday morning, June 27, Alden Brock, a 13-year-old Boy Scout from the Rosemont area of Sacramento, was caught in an unexpected flash flood in the backcountry at Philmont S ...

New Weimar clinic fills healthcare gap

Finding reliable, accessible healthcare can be a difficult task in the rural areas of Placer County, but one clinic is changing patients’ treatment options for the better. T ...

Media Life: Vets gain tombstones at Weimar TB graveyard

The recent PBS TV “American Experience” documentary provided a jaw-dropping look at tuberculosis, a disease that was one of the big nightmares of past generations. Pla ...

All Those Years Ago ... from the pages of the Auburn Journal, Jan. 14 and 21, 1965

Missile, 300 miles away is seen here by many residents Art Johnson was one of many Auburnites who saw the Atlas missile fired from Vandenberg Air Force Base in Santa Barbara Coun ...

Reader Input: Hoping Scrappy returns safely

Re: Donnas “Martin” Hoskins and his little pal Scrappy (“Homeless man hopes to get back dog that was stolen from him,” Journal, Oct. 24). What right did t ...

Reader Input: Feeling like a stepchild

Those of us living in ZIP  codes 95602, 95701, 95703, 95714, 95715, 95722 and 95736 should all be feeling like the stepchildren of U.S. Congressional and Assembly District No. ...

Applegate Fire spurs evacuations

Multiple fires burning along Interstate 80 threatened homes and businesses Wednesday afternoon in the Applegate area. The fires reportedly started around 1:30 p.m. along the freew ...

Colfax motorcyclist's death comes as CHP backs off on lane-splitting advice

Witnesses have told California Highway Patrol investigators that a motorcyclist killed Friday on Interstate 80 near Colfax was trying to split freeway traffic when the crash occurr ...

UPDATE: Motorcycle rider killed in I-80 crash ID'd

Authorities have released the name of the motorcycle rider killed in a crash today on Interstate 80 near Colfax. Killed was James Lee Browning, 46, of Colfax, the Placer County Sh ...

Motorcycle rider killed on I-80 near Colfax

Witnesses have told California Highway Patrol investigators that a motorcyclist killed Friday on Interstate 80 near Colfax was trying to split freeway traffic when the crash occurr ...

All those years ago ... from the pages of the Auburn Journal, July 16 and 23, 1964

Gov. Brown breaks ankle at Auburn Valley Golf Course Gov. Edmund G. Brown came to Auburn Tuesday for a game of golf and returned to Sacramento with a fractured ankle. Playing at ...

Reader Input: Check that card allows local use

I would like to bring to the attention of everyone who purchases gift cards to be sure for the sake of the recipient, that the cards are redeemable at a convenient location. I, f ...

Reader Input: Glad to see Matt Spokely will run

I was delighted to see the letter in last Sunday’s Journal referencing Matt Spokely’s decision to run for Auburn City Council (“Matt Spokely is the ‘real de ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Super Sunday is right around the corner; Furry friends bring smiles; Del Oro High pool update and foothill livestock and the drought

WHAT WE’RE WORKING ON: The big game is Sunday and Auburn football fans are getting ready. Reporter Amy Lobenberg will have a story on places to go to see the Super Bowl and w ...