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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 ...

California governor signs strict school vaccine legislation

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Gov. Jerry Brown wasted no time Tuesday in signing a contentious California bill to impose one of the strictest school vaccination la ...

Horses, pigs, llamas, bees: ‘Secret’ shelter has space for all

The Humane Society of the Sierra Foothills (HSSF) will no longer depend on the kindness of others to house its rescued animals, thanks to the recent purchase of a 17-acre ranch, ac ...

2015 endurance run was an historic affair

History was made at this year’s Western States Endurance Run (WSR) as Gunhild Swanson, originally of Germany, became the first woman over 70 to finish the race in less than 3 ...

Concert to salute Independence Day

If the swelling sounds of a 30-piece symphonic band performing songs and a picnic in the grass with children run free waving American flags is your idea of an Independence Day cele ...