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Noon Hour Update: House burns in Colfax, what's next for Measure B and don't throw out those Easter eggs

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 Wednesday edition.

Fire breaks out in Colfax: A foreclosed home caught fire in Colfax this morning. One person suffered minor injuries. See more about this incident and photos from the damage here.

What we're working on: Reporter Sara Seyydin will have a follow-up on the passage of Measure B. Since its approval, what's next? Sara's story will be looking at a possible land donation for the new fire station and the current living conditions of the firefighters.
Staying with the fire theme, Sara will also be looking into a $150 fee for fire protection in rural areas.

What to do with all those eggs?: Will you find yourself with an abundance of eggs this Easter weekend? Journal Features Editor Krissi Khokhobashvili will have some recipes for those eggs in this week's Food & Wine section. Plus, learn how to boil the perfect hard boiled egg.

What you're talking about: The electrocution of a 19-year-old man at the Oxbow Power Station over the weekend has prompted reader response this morning. Get more on that story here.
In Opinion, one letter writer's experience of having a gift card turned down at a local business is our most read so far today and has received plenty of reader feedback. Read "Gift card got turned down." The Trayvon Martin case has prompted debate with the letter "Gun escalated Trayvon tragedy."

What's happening in your area?: Have news going on where you are? Let us know, email us photos or information at ajournal@goldcountrymedia.com.