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‘An angel (who) brought brightness to everything’

Adam and Julie Wojdac were heading to Adam’s parents’ house in Auburn on Tuesday to celebrate their first Christmas Eve as a married couple when tragedy struck and Juli ...

Santa has smooth landing in Auburn

Placer County was one of the last stops that Santa Claus made on his Christmas Eve global journey and, according to several Auburn city officials, he had a successful visit. The N ...

McClintock expresses healthcare concerns at Auburn town hall meeting

  U.S. Rep Tom McClintock raised new concerns about the Affordable Care Act at a town hall meeting in Auburn on Friday. McClintock, R-Elk Grove, told an audience of about th ...

Santa makes a comeback in Downtown Auburn

Bringing back Santa Claus to Downtown Auburn has been a dream of Meadow Vista’s Kimberly Ulrich since she was stuck in line for two hours last year at a South Placer County s ...

Freeze leaves some of Auburn’s homeless out in cold

 With sub-freezing temperatures in the forecast this week, homeless woman Rosie Ray slept outside Monday night and expected to do the same Tuesday. “The cold just hit,& ...

McClintock speaking in Auburn

U.S. Rep. Tom McClintock is ready to talk about health-insurance and budget issues at a town-hall meeting Friday in Downtown Auburn. McClintock, whose District 4 takes in Auburn, ...

Thanksgiving 5K walk 10K run turning into Auburn reunion exercise

It’s reunion time in Auburn and one of the newest ways to reunite with old friends, classmates and long-lost Facebook friends is coming Thanksgiving Day. The event is the th ...

Auburn shows its Veterans Day spirit, appreciation

It was Auburn’s annual community hug time, as thousands turned out Monday to say a warm, collective “thank you” to veterans serving the nation since World War II. ...

Media Life: Nostalgic Auburn Facebook page floods memory banks

  You have to hand it to the social network Facebook. It’s really opened up a lot of doors for nostalgia to sneak in and push some of the levers connected to many peopl ...

Halloween vigilance can help children avoid Auburn sex-offender homes

Safety conscious parents of trick-or-treaters in the Auburn area are getting help from the state Department of Corrections to guard against sexual predators on Halloween night. A ...

Independent Boys Soccer League

Below is a soccer schedule for Boys Independent Soccer League for fall 2013. The schools and teams include Glen Edwards Middle School, Western Sierra Collegiate Academy Blue, Weste ...

Placer County wants public to weigh in on website revamp

  Placer County government is moving toward unveiling a new look for its website, but it wants feedback from residents before doing a final redesign. As part of the new webs ...

Trail conflict concerns aired at Auburn workshop on state parks

With California’s population expected to grow to more than 50 million in the next 20 years and the percentage of non-white residents predicted to rise to more than 70 percent ...

Auburn event will have Affordable Care Act answers

Healthcare reform is here but do people really understand what it’s all about? Robert Archer, part of the planning team for a free community program Sunday in Auburn on rami ...

Homeless shelter on Auburn giant statue property loses steam

The idea of a homeless-shelter zoning designation on land now occupied by Auburn’s famous giant statues fizzled Tuesday in front of the city’s Planning Commission. Ins ...