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Media Life: ‘D-Train’ movie has Colfax, Placer connection

Colfax High School class of ’96 grad Matthew Medlin’s latest credit in Hollywood’s film industry is a notable one. He’s a unit production manager and line p ...

Backyard ninjas storm the stage in 'Nanda'

Two were raised in a yurt. Another slept on a shelf. A fourth learned to ride a unicycle on a hog farm. So what do they all have in common? They call themselves “Nanda&rd ...

Alexandra Roedder goes for baroque

Born and raised in the South Bay (Redwood City, Sunnyvale), Alexandra Roedder went to college in Berkeley, studied further in the Netherlands, earned a doctorate at UCLA, did some ...

Dancing through the darkness

A mother dies in childbirth. A child faces cruelty at an orphanage. An infant is taken from its mother by the courts. It sounds a little Dickensian, until you throw in the Nazi occ ...

The Food Dude: Meet arancini, one very versatile little appetizer

Arancini are stuffed rice balls that are coated with breadcrumbs and fried. The name originates from their shape and color, which is similar to that of an orange (the Italian wor ...

All Those Years Ago ... from the pages of the Auburn Journal, May 20 and 27, 1965

‘Meter maid’ to replace popular city patrolman City manager Robert K. Rogers announced this week that he plans to recruit a woman to mete out parking tickets, thus re ...

Zoucha makes Dean’s List at San Diego State

Brent Zoucha made the Dean’s List at San Diego State University. Brent Zoucha is majoring in Environmental Engineering. To be eligible for the Dean’s List, students mu ...

Voss makes Dean’s List at San Diego State

Miranda Voss made the Dean’s List at San Diego State University. Voss is majoring in Nursing Track 2. To be eligible for the Dean’s List, students must be in good acad ...

Stein makes Dean’s List at San Diego State

Nathan Stein made the Dean’s List at San Diego State University. Stein in majoring in Physics. To be eligible for the Dean's List, students must be in good academic stan ...

Rinn makes Dean’s List at San Diego State

Louis Rinn made the Dean’s List at San Diego State University. Rinn is majoring in Public Administration. To be eligible for the Dean’s List, students must be in good ...