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Auburn juniors go down

By Journal Sports Staff Two hard-throwing, crafty pitchers dueled Wednesday night in Rocklin in the District 11, Area 1 Little League Junior tournament. Auburn’s Jake Lewis wa ...

Koerner's repeat worth the wait

Hal Koerner didn’t hear footsteps Saturday afternoon when he was chugging through Main Street in Foresthill. Whether it was the Allman Brothers blaring on his headphones or the c ...

Auburn Giants drop opener

Jacob Erickson made the Auburn Giants’ visit to the Tournament of Champions a brief one Wednesday night at Beggs Field. Erickson struck out 13 of the 20 batters he faced and add ...

No flu-based jail-visit restrictions in Placer County

Unlike the state prison system and some other California counties, Placer County Jail was allowing visitors Tuesday in the face of swine flu concerns. Capt. George Malim, jail com ...

Make like the Fonz to fight the swine flu

Handshakes are on their way out as swine flu concerns mount. At least temporarily. Instead, health-conscious Placer County residents may want to channel their inner Fonz. A thumb ...

A dozen more possible swine flu cases emerge in Placer County

Lab results for Placer County’s initial suspect case of human swine flu have come back negative but there’s little doubt among health officials that a positive test is just a m ...

Swine flu case probable in Placer County

Health officials believe the swine flu is probably in Placer County, with one case now being tested for the disease. Confirmation by the State Department of Public Health of a pro ...

Swine flu confirmed close to Placer County

Swine flu originating in Mexico is now in Placer County’s back yard, with a local teenager testing positive for the disease and his Fair Oaks school closed down Monday by Sacrame ...

Economic rebound plans include tourism strategy for Placer County, Auburn

Hernan Garcia may not know it but he’s the face of Auburn’s tourism future. The Cali, Colombia resident is visiting California for the first time. His travels have taken him t ...

Rare snow in Auburn as storm moves through

A rare convergence of cold and precipitation Friday dropped an inch of snow on Auburn, shutting schools and turning the foothills into a temporary winter wonderland. By late after ...

Media Life: Obama song penned by Placer grad debuts in D.C.

Placer High grad Christian Kiefer and fellow songwriters couldn’t pass up the chance to inaugurate a live version of their epic song cycle to coincide with the Barack Obama presi ...

Media buzzing over mandarin health benefits

With sniffles and coughs heralding the start of cold season, word of Placer County’s super fruit is going viral on a national scale. Placer County’s mandarin orange crop is fro ...

Auburn, Placer County history for sale at Old Town antique fair

Auburncentric antiques and collectibles were out there amidst the plethora of everything from jewels to junk offered for sale Sunday at the Old Town Auburn twice-annual antique and ...
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