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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 ...

Genealogy group to meet Aug. 26

The Placer County Genealogy Society will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 26, in the Beecher Room of the Auburn Library, located at 350 Nevada St. in Auburn. Kay Allen will discuss d ...

Rooster Tails to serve breakfast

Dale Daneman of Dale’s Foothill Fishing Guide Service will be the guest speaker at the Sons In Retirement Rooster tails Fishing Club breakfast meeting at 7 a.m. Friday, Aug. 20, ...

Immoos' patriotism earns her $5,000

Desiray Immoos, a junior at Del Oro High School, won the first-place award for her age division in the Fleet Reserve Association’s Americanism national essay contest presentation ...