Auburn

Whitney High holds donation drive to help fire victims

Victims of the 49 Fire in Auburn have been hit hard and some have lost everything. In an effort to help, Whitney High School peer councilors have organized a donation drive for vic ...

Rocklin firefighter’s home threatened by the 49 Fire

For the first time Sunday, veteran Rocklin Fire Captain Martin Holm faced a California wildfire threatening his own family and home. “I was leaving home and I saw the column (of ...

You gotta eat: How to bag bargain buys

Blowing into a supermarket with no shopping list, on an empty stomach and no game plan in mind is so 2005 as families grapple with recessionary concerns. Four or so years ago, whe ...

McClintock announces his dream team

Newly elected 4th District Congressman Tom McClintock, who is being sworn in today at the Capitol in Washington, D.C., is looking forward to committee appointments and has put toge ...

Tougher DUI laws, toy protection among the changes

Making toys safer, tighter rules for driving under the influence offenders and posting restaurant nutrition information are part of a bundle of new laws Californians will need to h ...

Top 10 crime stories of 2008

This year was marked by several notable crime and court cases, many of which will continue into the new year. The following is a compilation of 10 crimes stories that rocked Auburn ...

Ping-ponging fuel prices greet travelers

After a fall of falling gas prices, the early winter price at the pumps is rising again as motorists take to the roads for the Christmas holiday season. Auburn driver Chris Hill h ...

Youth need role models, put down the phones

As a licensed driver in the state of California, I am usually aware of blatant actions by other drivers that would be considered extremely unsafe. The most recent, and probably on ...

Our View: Auburn City Council needs to light some fires

Sometimes slow and steady doesn’t cut it – particularly when results are few and far between. The City Council needs to establish a collective “bucket list” and start ligh ...

Friend’s Chevy Camaro sparks want for own SS

Editor’s note: Mike Porter of Auburn shares his 1969 SS/RS Chevrolet Camaro in this week’s Your Ride feature. I’ve had more than a dozen cars. Mostly junkers that I modif ...