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Gating park access could hamper 12-step program

Plans to gate a popular area park at night has one addiction rehabilitation program wondering how its weekly counseling meetings will be impacted. With gates all but up in Overloo ...

Sierra snow measures 16 percent of average

There’s snow in the Sierra but not much. That’s the gist of the latest report from the Nevada Irrigation District after snow surveys this past week showed 16 percent o ...

New Canyon Creek bridge construction moves ahead

Construction has started again on a new bridge on the Western States Trail spanning Canyon Creek near Auburn. The bridge is intended to provide a safer passage over the creek. Rai ...

Bear River High grad competes on “King of the Nerds” reality TV show

Bear River High School grad Kaitlin Spak has proven her nerdiness on the TBS reality series “King of the Nerds,” surviving several rounds of competition. Spak, 26, sta ...

Deadly Sins channel guide

Two area murder cases to air on National TV Justine Vanderschoot's case and the Tylar Witt case will be featured Saturday on the ID Channel's TV show Deadly Sins “Te ...

Cutting coffee choices

Today is your last chance to buy a cup of coffee from the Java Detour in the Staples shopping complex. After eight years of service in Auburn they will be closing up shop. &ldquo ...

The miracles of HEART

An Auburn-based aid organization changes countless lives here and overseas. Auburn resident Vickie Winkler is the founder and director of the Health Education Africa Resource Team ...

The CHP is looking for you – to apply

The California Highway Patrol will accept applications in March from individuals interested in a career as a CHP officer. The CHP is looking to hire cadets from a pool of applicant ...

Media Life: Movie, TV memories anchor Auburn man’s richly textured life

Open any door in Auburn – with permission of course – and there’s a story behind worth hearing. Perhaps many more. Over the past decade, Media Life has been a ch ...

Cell phone app lights way to Auburn canyon rescue

In what is being considered a first for an Auburn State Recreation Area rescue, a cell phone’s flashlight app was used to help stranded hikers guide searchers. The app-aided ...