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Suspects at large from two Auburn bank robberies in two days

A man who robbed a North Auburn bank by claiming to have a bomb was still at large today. The robbery Saturday was the second in the Auburn area in two days. The man, who wore dark ...

Brazen bear breaks into Auburn canyon-rim home for food

Bears are no stranger to Auburn’s canyon rim residents but one neighborhood is on high alert after a brazen bruin’s midday house break-in today. Silver Bend Way resident Bobby ...

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, ...

Obama is on vacation again

Obama supporters are blinded by ideology again and again and again. When George Bush took time to go home to Texas you would have thought that he was out with the Klan burning bla ...

DA warns of unlicensed contractors

The Placer County District Attorney’s Office is warning the public to keep an eye out for con artists when hiring for work around the house. The case that sparked these warning ...

CHP putting on zero tolerance sweep on cell phone, text use

The first annual Sacramento region zero tolerance campaign, aimed at citing drivers who are distracted by cell phone chat or text, is being conducted throughout Sacramento region t ...

Workshop teaches Scandinavian dance

A workshop on Schottis, a Scandinavian dance, will be held from 5 to 6:45 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 21, upstairs at the Masonic Hall, located 956 ½ Lincoln Way in Auburn. There will be ...

Obama still has work to do

Re: “Obama worst since Carter” by Robert Moggridge (Reader Input, July 22). Let’s take a moment to list some accomplishments of the Obama administration and things that need ...

Use vintage recipe to preserve figs

Learn how to preserve figs using a 100-year-old recipe during a community education program hosted by the Placer County Museums department. The free program starts at 10 a.m. Satur ...