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Auburn school’s timer system fails weekend drought conservation test

Placer High School’s efforts to conserve water didn’t pass the test over the weekend. And a faulty timer is being blamed for the high-profile waste of water. Sprinkle ...

Auburn monument dedicated to slain Placer County detective

It was a time Wednesday for law enforcement and Auburn-area residents to come together on a quiet, oak-shaded street to remember the sacrifice of Placer County Sheriff’s Dete ...

Congressional Gold Medal glow shines on Auburn fighter ace

Honors – collectively as well as singly – continue to come Auburn’s air ace Bud Anderson’s way. Anderson, who was designated a triple ace for credit to sho ...

Meddlers Report – May 26

The Meddlers is an open-forum meeting sponsored by the Auburn Chamber of Commerce that meets at 7 a.m. every Tuesday at Auburn City Hall, 1225 Lincoln Way. Auburn Journal reporter ...

Foresthill DUI death suspect back in court

ROSEVILLE — It’s been nearly a year since bicyclist Barbara Lane Crowell was struck by a truck and killed during an early morning ride along Foresthill Road. In the 11 ...

The Food Dude: Fast, flavorful and healthy, right at your fingertips

Something you may not know about me is that aside from writing this food column, I work a full-time job as a helpdesk analyst for a local document technology company. As if that ...

Can 1930s airplane hangar in Auburn be saved from demolition?

Can a Depression-era airplane hangar in Auburn steer clear of demolition? That’s the question supporters of its preservation are asking in the face of plans by the city of A ...

Teammates show their strengths on, off track

There’s a simple reason roller derbiers wear helmets and pads; it’s a rough-and-tumble contact sport. But even the hardest knocks — whether dealt by an opponent o ...

Auburn neighborhood’s memorial to slain detective to be dedicated

A neighborhood’s symbol of respect for slain Placer County Sheriff’s Office Detective Michael Davis Jr. is to be dedicated Wednesday. Davis was shot to death Oct. 24 d ...

Remembering the fallen on Memorial Day

Jason Huff and Ayden Andrews lay a wreath at the Auburn Area War Memorial wall in honor of Ayden’s father, Army Specialist Harley Dean Andrews, who was killed in the line of ...