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What marriage equality means for locals

Imagine you’re married. For many, that’s not difficult. Now imagine your marriage isn’t recognized outside the state California. Every time you travel, you might ...

Old Town rings in Fourth of July with family favorites

Juice and seeds spatter on the pavement as more than 30 kids race to finish a watermelon slice during the Fourth of July watermelon-eating challenge in Old Town Auburn Saturday mor ...

City and business owner look for resolution over pipe

An old drainage pipe has set back construction and delayed the reopening of a popular Downtown Auburn gas station. It may also be a wedge between the City of Auburn and the busines ...

All Those Years Ago ... from the pages of the Auburn Journal, July 1 and 8, 1965

Humane Society branch would halt 100-mile Tevis Cup ride An attempt by the California branch of the Humane Society of the United States to halt the famed 100-mile Tevis Cup Trail ...

Artist speaks through brush

With each detailed pull of her brush, Joanne Inman adds a little more to her story of beating the odds and fulfilling her passion for porcelain painting. She looks at home poised ...

Grand jury report recommends human trafficking tracking system

A state-wide system is needed to track victims of human trafficking crimes, according to the recent Placer County Grand Jury report. The report recommends that the Children’s ...

Auburn's 4th celebration to be red hot, white, and blue

It’s predicted to be a scorcher on Fourth of July this year, but if you’re willing to brave the heat, there are plenty of patriotic activities to be enjoyed. Early bir ...

Hot spell too brief to trigger emergency

It’s hot, but officials are not launching emergency heat protocols just yet. With the spike in daytime temperatures this week, the concern for high-risk groups, like seniors ...

Vandals sever cables, networks go down

The severed fiber optic cables that disrupted Sacramento-area communications is just one in a series of 11 Bay Area incidents in the past year being investigated by the FBI. Phone ...