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Penryn fire board race has a full field

Five candidates are vying for three seats on the Penryn Fire Protection District board of directors. The General Election will be held Nov. 2. The candidates are Phil Barger, Tom B ...

Loomis educators get pension paydays

A retired Loomis schools superintendent and a former Del Oro High School principal are on the list of local school retirees making more than $100,000 annually. Alfred “Bud” No ...

Recess, lunch and painting highlight first day of school

The first day of school is an exciting event, especially if you’re a first-grader. Coming from the half-day world of kindergarten, first-graders were spending their first full da ...

Mixing it up for a good cause

A mixer held Aug. 19 at the Blue Goose Fruit Shed was co-hosted by the South Placer Heritage Foundation, Blue Goose Produce, Alexander’s Horseshoe Bar Grill, Secret Ravine Vineya ...

Get bargains on books

The Friends of the Penryn Library will hold a book sale from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 28, at the library, located at 2215 Rippey Road in Penryn. A large selection of new fi ...

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A book sale will be held by the Friends of the Penryn Library from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 28, at the library, located at 2215 Rippey Road in Penryn. A large selection of ...

Witnesses, discovery delay ex-cop’s prelim

The preliminary hearing for the former CHP officer charged with murder-for-hire has been continued to September. Ruben Cesar Salgado, 37, sat in a courtroom in the Auburn Historic ...

Death underscores rail danger

An Auburn man found dead on the Union Pacific tracks had a 0.19 percent blood-alcohol level at the time he was apparently struck by a train, according to the Placer County coroner. ...

Barry headed to New Mexico State

Highly recruited basketball star Remi Barry told the Auburn Journal Tuesday he has committed to New Mexico State University. The 6-7, 200 pound forward from France graduated from ...

Garden, art tour set for Colfax area

Six gardens, including a tour of a historic house, will be part of the Colfax Garden Club's annual garden and art tour. The sites will be open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Au ...