North Auburn

Standoff, shootout at North Auburn house leaves suspect dead

A suspect who fired more than 100 rounds from his North Auburn residence over four hours was shot dead Sunday by a Placer County Sheriff’s Office deputy returning fire. A sh ...

New trails being blazed through North Auburn oak woodland

A new 3-mile section of trail is being blazed in North Auburn’s Taylor Ranch Preserve as part of a Placer Land Trust effort to ultimately link the Bear River to the north wit ...

Michaels craft store on schedule for Nov. 16 North Auburn opening

Michaels, North America’s largest arts and crafts specialty retailer, is poised to open a new store in North Auburn. The grand opening date will be Nov. 16, with a ribbon-cu ...

Placer County supes poised to consider North Auburn animal shelter construction contractor

Placer County efforts to build a new $22.1 million animal shelter in North Auburn could clear a key hurdle today. The county’s Board of Supervisors are scheduled to meet to ...

New shopping center proposed for North Auburn

North Auburn’s retail future has grown even bigger with a new proposal now moving through the Placer County planning process to construct a shopping center on a Highway 49 pa ...

North Auburn Best Buy may not stay empty long

Could crafts-oriented retailer Michaels be eyeing a North Auburn storefront that Best Buy is soon departing from? That possibility is now being talked about as Best Buy readies fo ...

Auburn’s fledgling anti-panhandling campaign spreading

The city of Auburn effort to discourage panhandling by convincing people not to give is spreading to North Auburn. Business employees like Garret Jensen of Rock Creek Plaza’ ...

North Auburn community warned: “Don’t drink the water”

Bottled water is even more in demand in an upscale North Auburn neighborhood after its drinking water supply was discovered to be contaminated with fecal coliform. Residents in th ...

Placer County Jail death questions move closer to answers

Both the Placer County Sheriff’s Office and the family of a man who died after being booked into North Auburn’s Placer County Jail are continuing to look for answers. ...

Truck collides with Auburn school bus carrying Chana students

Chana High School student Carly Roumage said she and other students didn’t feel the collision as their school bus rounded the turn off Highway 49 onto Bell Road in North Aubu ...