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Auburn, U.S. gas prices plummet some more but for how long?

How long will gas prices continue to drop? It’s the question on everyone’s lips as drivers find filling up isn’t as painful as it was even a week before and pump ...

Auburn’s Veterans Day parade has major meaning, big turnout

Veterans Day in Auburn on Tuesday is all about a big parade, the heart-tugging ceremony that follows and plenty of red, white and blue flag waving. But it’s also about men a ...

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 ...

Auburn tack sale aids horse rescue group

Rural Auburn resident and horse owner Daniel Schafer said Thursday that he’s constantly amazed. And he turns in the direction of the object of his amazement – Horses&r ...

Placer, Nevada County drought future still unclear as rain, snow season approaches

Placer Water and Nevada Irrigation District officials have the promise of a new rain and snow season but no clear forecast on whether the drought will continue. But they are repor ...

Falcons, Hillmen fans can donate to assist Detective Mike Davis’s family

Attendees at the Colfax High School football game Friday against Placer High School will be able to donate to the fund set up to financially help the family of Detective Mike Davis ...

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 ...

Del Oro High School 2014 Homecoming Parade

A bit of rain didn't stop the 2014 Del Oro High School homecoming parade from taking place as scheduled on Oct. 31. The Golden Eagles played in the rain in the evening, beating ...

Placer parent raises privacy fears over Chromebooks in school

Sam Toll, like many fathers, wants to protect his teenage daughter. However, the eminent, perhaps even clichéd threats of her male teenage counterparts, bullies and social p ...

Baker, Black, Ucovich win seats on Loomis Town Council

Incumbents Robert Black, with 763 votes, and Miguel Ucovich, with 694 votes, have been elected to another term on the Loomis Town Council. Top vote-getter was Brian Baker, who rece ...