North Auburn

49 Fire victims come together to heal

A year later, the 49 Fire is still fresh in the minds of the many people who saw their houses go up in flames in a matter of minutes. About 70 people – most of them victims who h ...

Lingering 49 Fire questions spark private investigation, possible lawsuit

Frustrated by what they consider an inconclusive probe, some victims of the 49 Fire are looking for answers outside the Cal Fire investigation. A group of them met Wednesday with a ...

49 Fire survivor: Burned, blinded cat purrs for lost owners

The unnamed cat’s paws are red and raw from walking on red-hot embers. Her eyes are singed and closed, their corneas both badly burned. Smoke filled her lungs and she had to be p ...

49 Fire takes toll on pets

Pets – from dogs and cats to birds and tortoises – are part of the pain surrounding the 49 Fire. Many died in the fire, others were injured and many have been taken to the Plac ...

Residents vow to fight big-box store

Residents in neighborhoods adjoining North Auburn’s Costco development site are raising concerns about a big-box store so close. Jan Coleman of Canal Street said she sees Costco ...

Costco coming to North Auburn?

Will North Auburn soon have a Costco? Roseville developer Jim Conkey expressed confidence Thursday that it will. But if something goes wrong and Costco’s expansion plans change, ...