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Ask the Master Gardener: Bleeding sap from cherry tree could be linked to several causes

Question: My well established sour cherry tree is bleeding sap from its bark at several places on the tree. I assume this bleeding must be related to the flower/leaf drop that made ...

Reaping the bounty of sewing, needlework

Howell’s Sewing and Vacuum in Auburn has plenty of vacuum cleaners and sewing machines — and all the bells and whistles that go with them. But it is also a gathering pl ...

Civil War returns to Auburn 150 years later

Marking 150 years since hostilities ended April 9, 1865, the Civil War is coming home to Auburn in the form of a new Placer County Museums exhibit. While no battles were fought on ...

All Those Years Ago ... from the pages of the Auburn Journal, Jan. 28 and Feb. 4, 1965

Work pushed on emergency bridge Workmen were blasting and bulldozing access roads on either side of the old railroad bridge across the American River this week to make it availab ...

Crowd pleasers for ‘The Big Game’

Yes indeed it’s time again for the Tremendous Basin game. What? Well I would call it what it is but trademark law says I can’t say Super Bowl or Super Sunday in print w ...

Tibetan monks purify, meditate in local ceremonies

Sierra Friends of Tibet once again welcomes the New Year by hosting Tibetan Buddhist monks from the Gaden Shartse Monastery (exiled in southern India) to Grass Valley and Nevada Co ...

Pon, Mollin announce engagement

Gerritt Pon of Cool and Kristal Mollin of San Diego have announced plans to marry. The proposal took place in December on the island of Kauai in Hawaii. They met while attending co ...

Munson, Fen announce engagement

Ron Munson of Cool and Han Fen of Chengdu, China were engaged on Nov. 20 at the Place Chart House Restaurant in South Lake Tahoe. Munson works in Quality Control at VIAN Enterpri ...

Andersens celebrate 65 years

Frank and Alice Andersen celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary on New Year’s Day. Frank was born in Racine, Wis. in 1920, where he lived until he joined the Navy at the ...

Auburn Author Blaney to sign copies of 'So the River Flows'

Pardon her if she digresses. But when Suzanne Blaney sits down to write a novel, they don’t always end up where she thought they might. “I usually start with a very l ...