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Media Life: U.S. Hall of Fame honors for Auburn’s Olympic gold medalist

Add another golden achievement to Stacy Dragila’s Olympian list of accomplishments. And while her just-announced selection to this year’s class of inductees into the N ...

Making the most of mandarins

The bags of fresh-from-the-tree citrus are the star of the annual Mountain Mandarin Festival in Auburn. But the festival’s recipe contest gives entrants an opportunity to ...

Students take on director role

The Del Oro High School drama department has a taken on a new directing staff this year, and though they might seem like paid professionals, they are actually students who are pass ...

'Hairspray Jr.' musical offers big comedy, big hair

Thursday-Saturday, Nov. 13-15 "The Assorted Suites of Neil Simon,” presented by Del Oro Theatre, 7 p.m. Nov. 13-15 and 20-22 at Del Oro High School. Tickets at 532-662 ...

Auburn's Veterans Day parade honors sacrifices for freedom

The drumbeat of memory rattled to life Tuesday on the streets of Auburn, a community that showed once again its appreciation for veterans. Marching bands played. An airplane flew ...

When to harvest the perfect pumpkin

Q: I successfully grew six pumpkins this year in my garden.  Of course I wanted ripe pumpkins for Halloween, but I wasn’t sure if they were ready to pick for Oct 31 - I ...

Media Life: Perry King’s “The Divide” poised for Cool ranch shoot in 2015

Perry King knows he’s stepping out of the Hollywood mold. But King, an actor who has found fame on TV’s “Riptide” and in notable films like “The Day ...

Hit the road for this weekend's self-guided art studio tour

Thursday-Sunday, Nov. 6-9 Cowpoke Fall Gathering of Cowboy Poetry, Music & Stories, Nov. 6-9 at Blue Goose Event Center. With appearances by Paul Zarzyski, Pat Richardson, Jef ...

Media Life: Reporter’s-eye view was up close on day Mike Davis died

  It was a barrage of shots that crackled through a quiet residential area of Auburn. It  was a barrage of shots that continue to reverberate in the local and national ...

Homecoming parade will have "Worlds of Fantasy" theme

Thursday, Oct. 30 Third annual Battle of the Bands and Chili Cook Off, Oct. 30 at Blue Goose Event Center. Friday, Oct. 31 Del Oro High School homecoming parade, 3 p.m. Oct. 31 ...