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Become a grief-support volunteer

Grief Support for Widowed People will hold a free training program for new volunteers from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, May 13, in Auburn. Volunteers will be trained to help widowed pe ...

National parks need funding

Our (U.S.) National Parks (Service) budget has been cut by $100 million with the temporary funding measure passing Congress. Already our parks have a maintenance backlog of $11 bil ...

Auburn gymnasts making the leap

Natalie Otis calls her gymnstics center small, but mighty. When people ask Noburu Miyagi where his gymnasts are from he beams with pride as he says Auburn, California, also small, ...

"Putnam County Spelling Bee" comedy set for Auburn

See “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” at 6:30 and 9 p.m. Friday, April 15, and 4 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 16, at the State Theatre, 985 Lincoln Way in Auburn. T ...

Hawk talk on raptors set for April 26

Birds of prey will be the subject of a “Hawk Talk” by Jay Sheets at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 26, at the Auburn Library, 350 Nevada St., in Auburn. Sheets, a Sierra College commu ...

Prison for Auburn man busted in long-term identity theft scam

An Auburn man who had passed himself off as a Florida man in an 18-year identity-theft marathon discovered by authorities earlier this year has been sent to state prison. But the c ...

Jewish Passover seder to be observed

The Jewish community will gather for a seder to be held at 7 p.m. Monday, April 18, at the Holiday Inn in Auburn. The seder will include discussion about Passover, food and singing ...

Jewish Passover seder to be observed

The Jewish community will gather for a seder to be held at 7 p.m. Monday, April 18, at the Holiday Inn in Auburn. The seder will include discussion about Passover, food and singin ...

Easy riders take a lunch break

California Highway Patrol motorcycle officers continue on their way Thursday. According to officer Dave Ricks, the unit, from the North Sacramento office, takes a training ride eve ...

Time for county to cut waste

With President Obama and Gov. Jerry Brown trying to cut out wasteful spending, what is Placer County going to do? Placer County supervisors have a watchdog on their spending, but ...