Eric Peach

Higher Foresthill Bridge railings decrease trash dumping, allow expanded cleanup

An illegal dumpers’ magnet for more than 40 years, the 730-foot-high Foresthill Bridge has recently installed higher railings - and that has resulted in a significant decreas ...

History, environment the stars of Dutch Flat gathering

Ask North Fork American River Alliance president Jim Ricker whether his group is winning and he’ll likely tell you that they’re “holding their own.” The Du ...

Lyme disease nightmare a reality as Auburn-area outdoors activity increases

A barely discernible insect about the size of a poppy seed can turn a relatively normal life into a nightmare. All it takes is a walk in the woods. The insect is the western blac ...

Media Life: New book a guide to American River canyon, life

  You have to hand it to Eric Peach and Co. for coming up with not only a new and improved edition of “The American River Insider’s Guide” but also sneaking ...

Rain forecast welcome to some Auburn-area event organizers

Organizers of some outdoor events in the Auburn area are treating the possibility of rain on Saturday as more of a blessing than a threat. The National Weather Service’s Sac ...

Wollan right PCWA choice

Otis Wollan is the right choice for PCWA Director in District 5. His experience as a previous director, keeping the agency in the black during the biggest boom and bust cycle Place ...