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RELISH THE MOMENT: Auburn pickleball icon captures National Indoor gold

Nothing goes together like Cherrys and pickles. Sixty-six-year-old Cherry DuLaney, Auburn’s unofficial ambassador of pickleball, recently returned from the U.S.A. Pickleball ...

Deadly chase started in Auburn

A pursuit that began in Auburn ended Wednesday with a violent car crash that killed two people near the Antelope area of Sacramento. Lt. Victor Pecoraro of the Auburn Police Depar ...

Abandoned in 1949, sisters find each other

Returning to her Cloverdale, Ore., home after going out for shopping and dinner, Ann Bodyfelt spotted the red light on her phone’s answering machine. The message it was sig ...

Berlant confident after bout with cancer

Most people in Auburn who know Daniel Berlant know him as the cheerful board president of the Auburn Union School District board, the energetic face of Cal Fire and now, a proud ca ...

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 ...

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 ...

Placer real-estate market stays in recovery mode

Placer County and Auburn’s home-sales marketplace continues to rebound, Placer County Association of Realtors statistics for August show. Jerry Sellers, of Sellers Realty Gr ...

Frog, toad forum in Auburn, Nevada City

Proposed new protections by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service for mountain yellow-legged frogs and Yosemite toads will be the topics of discussion Wednesday in Auburn and Nevada C ...

Gold Country Fair opens Thursday in Auburn

Auburn’s annual rite of late summer – the Gold Country Fair – opens Thursday for a four-day run. Highlights include the Crash-a-Rama destruction derby on Sunday, ...

Feeding American Fire firefighters is large-scale operation

  1,700 pounds of chicken, pork and beef. 2,600 eggs. 150 pounds of coffee. Those are the consumption numbers in an average day as massive amounts of food and beverages ar ...

West Nile virus back in Auburn

Auburn, higher and drier than the marshy lowlands of West Placer County, isn’t prime mosquito country, especially in late August. But a reminder that mosquitoes can hang on ...

Placer DA: No charges in fatal SUV crash into Old Town Auburn restaurant

The driver in a crash of an SUV into an outdoor dining area of an Old Town Auburn restaurant will not be charged with a crime, the Placer County District Attorney’s Office an ...