Noon Hour Update: Auburn pharmacist found; hay prices climb; weekend stabbing and fire measure reform

What’s happening and what we’re working on
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Welcome to the Auburn Journal’s “Noon Hour Update,” where we’ll present you with stories and updates on what’s going on in the news and what we’re working on for our Tuesday edition.

Missing pharmacist found: The Rocklin resident who worked at the Walgreen’s in North Auburn has been found. Read the story here.

What we’re working on: Reporter Gus Thomson will be expanding on the story about the missing North Auburn Pharmacist who has been found alive and has been in touch with her family.

Also, Gus is looking into how increasing hay prices are affecting the local agriculture community in the form of a possible shortage.

A stabbing took place in Auburn over the weekend. Reporter Jon Schultz is working on this story and will have details on the attack.

The possible reform of a measure that would help fund a fire station in Newcastle is the subject of tonight’s fire board meeting, and Reporter Amber Marra will be on hand to cover what gets discussed.  

What you’re talking about: In our Letters to the Editor section, several submissions have readers weighing in with their thoughts. Some of our most read from the weekend are, “‘Obamacare’ 80 years late” and Diversify the GOP for 2016.” Read these letters and more and share your thoughts.

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