Lifestyle

Colfax Indian Day returns Aug. 25

Culture, history and tradition will meet head-on for a Native American-themed bash in Colfax. The United Auburn Indian Community will host the free, first annual Colfax Indian Day ...

3 pasta recipes to close out the summer

Well it seems like we are in a time warp, where has this month gone? Today Disneyworld is decorated for Halloween and their first Halloween party is Friday. Placer High has their f ...

Local marathoner with Alzheimer’s keeps running

When some says Alzheimer’s, what is the first thing that comes to your mind? Is it illness, fragility, memory loss, or even sadness? There is a man that is fighting back on w ...

Ukulele Festival draws hundreds from across U.S.

Hundreds of musicians traveled to Auburn to celebrate the ukulele over the weekend. Experienced or novice, they traveled from all over the state to the Auburn Recreation District s ...

Relay for Life a meaningful event for whole community

This weekend, more than 400 participants will spend 24 hours walking laps around the Gold Country Fairgrounds to raise awareness and funds in the fight against cancer. Placer Coun ...

Mark Meuser — ‘riding’ for office

Forget running for office — GOP secretary of state candidate Mark Meuser is “riding” for office. Meuser, who completed an ironman in 2015, is riding his bike thr ...

DeOllos sworn in as Penryn postmaster

Elizabeth Kennedy DeOllos raised her right hand to take the official oath of office as the new Penryn Postmaster at a noon ceremony Friday at the Penryn Post Office, 2205 Rippey Ro ...

Meet Placer County Sheriff's Deputy Joie Camalo

Name: Joie Camalo Age: 24 Residence: Placer County Family: Not married, no children Why did you want to join the Placer County Sheriff team? I grew up ...

Politics, pageants, and an outbreak of polio

Editor’s note: The following news articles have been taken from the Auburn Journal archives with light editing. To comment on Vintage Auburn, contact staff writer Tessa Margu ...

Del Oro grad earns Eagle Scout

Earning the Eagle Scout award is a prestigious feat that only 50,000 young men achieve each year.   Max Briggs, 18, earned his Eagle Scout award last December and is celebrat ...

Auburn focus in HBO Golden State Killer documentary

The Golden State Killer lurked in the shadows of California's consciousness for much of the 1970s and 1980s. But when ex-Auburn Police Officer Joe DeAngelo was arrested in Apr ...

How financial advisors build their portfolios

There are many ways investors and financial advisors build investment portfolios. From drawing on a “hunch” to the most technical mathematical analysis known to man, th ...

Colfax’s new business, Sourdough Solutions, could be life-changing

Where’s the white bread? You won’t find any at Sourdough Solutions, but what you will find is an array of highly nutritious bread bursting with flavor, whole grains and ...

Back to school, snack to school

Well, school starts in just a few days and today we offer back-to-school recipes. Kids get tired of the PB&J sandwiches so it is time to expand our list of lunch box items. &n ...

Mystic Bowe’s Talking Dreads and Sawyer Fredericks at GV Elks Lodge

Two back-to-back shows will be at the Grass Valley Elks Lodge. Music of the Talking Heads will be performed reggae style by Mystic Bowie’s Talking Dreads on Aug. 17. The fol ...