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Media Life: California’s Auburn has plenty of company

Auburn. Think of the name for a moment. Not necessarily the word itself. Say it and hear how it sounds. It rolls easily off the tongue. It’s short and sweet. And there&rsqu ...

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Media Life: Who are we? We are Auburn

Who are we? Drilling into the latest census-driven statistics indicates that Auburnites are different from the rest of California in many ways. But in others, we’re very mu ...

Placer Pizzazz: See the artistic side of our government workers at annual Placer County Employee Art Show in Auburn

While Placer County employees are busy keeping our government offices running smoothly, many of them also flourish in their artistic endeavors. The creativity of these employees i ...

Rocklin woman dies on mountain bike trail ride near Auburn

A Rocklin woman died Thursday while mountain biking on a trail near Auburn. The 49-year-old woman had what the Placer County Sheriff’s Office described as a “physical ...

10 things about the winter solstice you didn’t know

Winter solstice marks the time each year when the Northern Hemisphere is farthest away from the sun – a tilt that reverses itself in the summer solstice, when it’s dark ...

Media Life: Dusty Baker manages baseball’s Nationals, Placer County vineyard

For one famous Placer County vintner, the release of that first sweet, fruity syrah was the precursor of a much bigger splash. When your name is Dusty Baker and you’re hired ...

Getaway car drags Auburn supermarket employee

The crime escalated quickly from shoplifting to robbery when a woman tried to escape from an Auburn supermarket parking lot in a car dragging a terrified Raley’s employee. A ...

Beyond the meatloaf, a message

Beyond the meatloaf and the fried chicken, there’s an important message. It’s one of thanks, Auburn Elks veterans chairman Rudy Pelzman said Thursday. And that expres ...

Auburn Veterans Day parade marches in today

Drawing hundreds of veterans and thousands of spectators, today’s Veterans Day parade in Auburn will honor those who served, with special appreciation to the men and women wh ...

Courageous shade of purple highlights Auburn Vet’s Day

The telegram arrived at an Auburn door in December, near Christmas. The knock was heard around the foothills community dozens of times that year, echoing the drumbeat of war comin ...

17,000-plus migrating vultures touch down in Auburn

The vultures have landed. And taken off again, bound for warmer climes in South America after overnight stays in the Auburn area since mid-September. In a count that has apparent ...

RELISH THE MOMENT: Auburn pickleball icon captures National Indoor gold

Nothing goes together like Cherrys and pickles. Sixty-six-year-old Cherry DuLaney, Auburn’s unofficial ambassador of pickleball, recently returned from the U.S.A. Pickleball ...

Auburn-based Post 84 baseball provides summer thrills

A collection of 19 prep baseball players from six different schools, adorned in navy blue and ear-to-ear grins make up the Auburn-based 17-and-under American Legion Post 84 basebal ...