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One honey of a salad

Hey cuties! Let’s mix up some rice and yummy, juicy mandarins. In this brown rice salad recipe, the rice was cooked in water seasoned with olive oil fused with blood orange ...

DeWitt earns official Historic Place status

A compound of World War II hospital buildings in North Auburn was recently added to the National Register of Historic Places. The decision by the director of the National Park Ser ...

New to AAUW’s trivial competition

The clock’s ticking! Next Saturday, April 9, is less than a week away, and Auburn AAUW’s fifth annual Trivia Bee fast approaches. Nobody knows that better than the team ...

Loomis calendar, starting April 7

Thursday, April 7 Coffee Connection is at 8 a.m. at the Loomis Train Depot, 5775 Horseshoe Bar Road in Loomis. Join the Loomis Basin Chamber of Commerce for networking and updates ...

Cub Scout Pack 12 cleans up downtown Loomis

Although seven Cub Scout Pack 12 members saw plenty of garbage on a recent Saturday in downtown Loomis, they didn’t hesitate to pick up the trash left by strangers. Ten larg ...

Del Oro FFA open house fundraiser to feature barbecue, plant sales April 16

Del Oro High School’s Future Farmers of America (FFA) students have never attended the National FFA Convention but they are now trying to raise money to attend the October ev ...

Master Gardeners kick off spring with Garden Faire

The UCCE Placer County Master Gardeners are ringing in spring with something for the whole family. The 1st annual Garden Faire on April 2 at the Gold Country Fairgrounds in Auburn ...

The Company and Del Oro Theatre Arts present family musical, ‘The Wizard of Oz’

There’s no place like The Company and Del Oro High School Theatre Arts to transport the entire family to the wondrous discoveries in the Emerald City for eight performances f ...

Auburn Symphony jazzes it up for annual gala

The Auburn Symphony is celebrating America’s jazz age at its annual gala on Sunday. The gala is the symphony’s main fundraiser of the year. “It’s in sup ...

Looking Back column

LOOKING BACK From our archives; compiled by Howard Stitt 10 Years Ago April 13, 2006      Becoming members of “The Banana Slug Club” are Loomis ...

Simple eats, easy cheats

A coworker said, “Hey, I want you to try this really yummy egg thing my wife made.” He brought me a piping hot egg and ham muffin cup creation. I was pleasantly surpr ...

Hometown News

Alvarez masters diesel Auburn native Josua Alvarez recently graduated from the Sacramento Campus of Universal Technical Institute (UTI), the leading provider of post-secondary edu ...

Shigeo "Shig" Yokote honored

The American Legion Post 775 honored SHIGEO “SHIG” Yokote on March 7, 2016 for his continuous membership of 70 years by presenting him with a 70 year certificate of mem ...

Attorney General advises residents to be cautious of tax season scams

With Tax Day fast approaching on April 18, California Attorney General Kamala D. Harris advised taxpayers Monday to be wary of schemes targeting Californians during tax season. Ea ...

Creative expression and interaction

The creativity will flow Friday during the first Auburn Art Walk of 2016. Now in its 26th year, the Art Walk boasts 30 venues hosting artists throughout Old Town and downtown Aub ...