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President is dividing nation

The president is surely going to send the Democratic Party back to the Stone Age. The only thing Obama has accomplished in his first year of office is to divide the nation more tha ...

Police arrest Auburn Bank of America suspect

A 28-year-old man from French Camp has been arrested on suspicion of robbing Downtown Auburn’s Bank of America March 8. And he’s been linked by police to a spree of bank robber ...

Insurance CEOs rewarded while clients are dropped

Did you know that giant health insurer Aetna, Inc. paid its CEO $24.3 million in 2008. The Cigna CEO got $12.2M, Wellpoint CEO $9.8 million, Coventry CEO $9 million, Humana CEO $4. ...

Four bears making themselves at home in Auburn neighborhood

For better or worse, a mother and three cubs are bringing nature closer to residents of an Auburn neighborhood on the lip of the American River Canyon. For some, bears are a part o ...

Gold Country band has opening for pianist

The Gold Country Senior Band has an opening for a pianist to substitute occasionally or to play alternate weeks. All band members are volunteers. The Senior Band rehearses the firs ...

Widowed persons group to meet April 1

Widowed Persons Association of California will hold its monthly get-acquainted dinner at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, April 1, 2010 at the Sizzler restaurant in Auburn. Reservations are due ...

Give Remi a farewell party

Now that Remi Barry’s court saga is over, I think it would be fun to organize a basketball game, say, between Placer High and Del Oro, as a meet-and-greet and a good luck farewel ...

Suspect arraigned after gun incident

An ex-Round Table Pizza employee was arraigned today in a North Auburn courtroom on three charges connected with a threats against an Auburn Town Center worker that escalated into ...

Memorial gathering to remember Newcastle woman killed after wrong-way I-80 drive, crash

A memorial gathering will be held Saturday in Newcastle for Sandra Hauser, who died Thursday in a single-vehicle crash after driving the wrong way on Interstate 80 in Auburn. Sand ...

Media Life: Auburn titles creator helping raise profile of oft-ignored movie art form

“Up in the Air” was shut out on Oscar night – despite nominations for its two biggest names, George Clooney and director Jason Reitman. But the award season isn’t completel ...

Gold Rush mining is topic of program

Learn how the 49ers mined for gold during a free community education program to be presented at 1 p.m. Saturday, March 13, upstairs in the Bernhard Museum Winery, 291 Auburn Folsom ...

Downtown Bank of America robbed

The Downtown Auburn Bank of America was robbed Monday, with the male perpetrator escaping through the High Street branch’s back door. The robbery took place at 2:20 p.m. and det ...

PFLAG meeting scheduled in Auburn

Parents, Families, and Friends of Lesbians and Gays, also known as PFLAG, of Placer County will meet at 7 p.m. Monday, March 8, in Conference Room A at Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital ...

Take food safety class Thursday

Placer County’s Environmental Health Division’s Consumer Protection Section has scheduled a free class on temporary food facilities, designed to help event coordinators and sel ...

Return that county raise

Kirk Uhler got his job back as a Placer County supervisor, with a wink and a nod under the “good ol’ boy” network, and without going through the distasteful task of going thr ...