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EDH seeks input on EIR for new sign laws

El Dorado County’s Community Development Agency is holding a public scoping meeting at 6 p.m. Thursday regarding the environmental impact report for proposed changes to the c ...

Sex trafficking victim shares her story

She was 6 years old when she was sold into sex-trafficking by her own family. She spent the next 17 years in “the business.” Liz Williamson, who now lives in Placer C ...

Plump pumpkins, silly scarecrows winners crowned

With pumpkins weighing in at more than 1,000 pounds and mechanical-operated scarecrows, judges had some stiff competition for Saturday’s Auburn Community Festival. The 18th ...

Mountain lion spotted Downtown

An early morning mountain lion sighting isn’t something you’d expect in the heart of Downtown Auburn, but it’s exactly what a handful of witness say they saw Mond ...

Election letters and guest columns

This week’s edition is the last issue before the Nov. 4 election featuring letters and guest columns about candidates and the races. We will still run election stories in the ...

Today is last day to submit letters to the editor regarding Nov. 4 election

Midnight Monday, Oct. 20, is the deadline to submit letters to the editor about candidates, races or issues that appear on the Nov. 4, 2014 ballot. Letters that meet guidelines wil ...

Museum visitor's lucky number is 85,000

Reno resident Dennis Kaufmann walked through the front door of the Colfax Heritage Museum at 9:50 a.m. Oct. 4, becoming the 85,000th visitor to the museum since it opened in Januar ...

Newcomer candidates get seasoned fast

Political campaigning is hard, and it can be an eye-opening experience for the unseasoned candidate. Two local candidates, Art Moore, who is running against incumbent Rep. Tom McC ...