Lifestyle

Raging American River then. Time bomb now

A reminder. While Auburn has experienced some wild, wet and windy days this rainy season, we could still be in for worse. Much worse. Take early 1997 as an example. A “no ...

Signal Peak

Driving Interstate 80 east you may look out at the many peaks and wonder what it looks like from the top. I can tell you the view is awesome from the top of Signal Peak, one of the ...

Calling all trivia buffs

Head’s up, trivia addicts: The Auburn Branch of AAUW announces its eighth annual Trivia Bee March 30. Twenty teams of three will compete to see who knows the most about ...

Tuskegee Airmen subject of Navy League discussion

Lanelle Roberts Brent will be speaking about the Tuskegee Airmen of World War II at the next Placer County Council of the Navy League meeting. The meeting will begin at 5:30 p.m. ...

Top six entertainment picks for January

Here are a half dozen entertainment picks to enjoy this month or reasons to not stay cooped up in the house because the weather is January outside. Inspiration from an epic hik ...

Canyon Theater: a deeper dive into the project

Editor’s note: This is the second part of an article we ran last week on the proposed Canyon Theater in Colfax. Last week we looked at the project itself and some of the pros ...

Resolution: Three healthy recipes for the new year

Are you still with me? Ten days into the new year and the new you. I am going to continue with some healthy recipes. If you missed last week, I had some health issues and have to t ...

Homemade valentines sought for veterans, first responders

Since 1999, the Colfax Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2003 Auxiliary has organized the collection of homemade “Valentines for Vets” for distribution to veterans at the R ...

‘Raising Arizona’ shows at State

The cult-classic film, “Raising Arizona” will be on the big screen again after more than 30 year from its release. In this 1987 Coen Brothers comedy, ex-con “Hi ...

Gypsy jazz comes to the foothills

Django Shredders will perform their gypsy-style jazz to the Besemer Concert Hall in Nevada City Jan. 13. “The Life and Times of Django Reinhardt,” performed by Alex C ...

Folky festival

Four folk bands will perform at The Mountain Folk Festival in Auburn. Performing are Manzanita, Jessica Malone, Brotherly Mud, and Jasmine Bailey. Manzanita Manzanita is an ...

Jessica Malone plays Georgetown

Jessica Malone, a northern Californian native will perform a concert at the Georgetown IOOF Hall. Malone is an award-winning singer/songwriter who was raised in the mountains of ...

Downtown Auburn goes underground

Who are these men and why are they showing off two distinctly different types of cable? The scene is in front of the Hotel Auburn on Lincoln Way in Downtown Auburn in March 1972 a ...

FutureWatch 2019: State Recreation Area, State Theatre

“What to watch for in Auburn over the next year?” It’s a question the Journal has been asking local leaders in several key areas of the community over the past w ...

Meet a volunteer for Placer County Sheriff’s Office : Martina Ferri

Name: Martina Ferri Age: 23 What city do you live in? Roseville   Where did you graduate college from? What major? University of Nevada, Reno. Criminal Justice with a min ...