Noon Hour Update: Jury duty snafu traffic jam in Auburn; bicycle safety and state of the community award winners

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.

Jury duty mix-up update: The traffic jam in Old Town Auburn calmed down Tuesday after more than 1,000 people were called to jury duty thanks to a glitch in the system. For an update on what happened and a video, go here.

What we're working on: Reporter Gus Thomson is breaking down the jury services error this morning at the Auburn Historic Courthouse.
Along with that story, Gus will also have a piece on bicycle safety and the dangers of what can happen when sharing the road with motor vehicles.

Reporter Gloria Young will kick off our State of the Community series, highlighting people who do good works in the community. Gloria's story will be about the Friend of Recreation winner.

What you're talking about: Americans with Disabilities Act lawsuits in the Foresthill area have prompted plenty of reader response so far today. Read our story, "Foresthill businesses hit by ADA lawsuits" and share your feelings on the subject. The meteor discovery by an Auburn Webelos scout has had plenty of reads and comments today, too. Read the story, "Auburn Webelos Coloma campout yields meteorite discovery" and share your thoughts.

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