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Downtown Auburn arts and event center to debut

Freshly rebranded and ready to start a new chapter, the newly renamed General Gomez Arts and Events Center officially debuts Saturday. In the Burns family for 130 years, the 808 L ...

Looking for the Greatest Generation? Find a pinochle game

Looking for a few members of the Greatest Generation? Look no further than your friendly neighborhood pinochle game. At North Auburn’s Multipurpose Senior Center, the crew ...

Support solicitation raises city concern

The wording of a widely circulated solicitation letter has Auburn’s leadership clarifying the perceived message of a police association mailer. City leaders are making their ...

Brief Auburn City Council meeting not light on substance

With the majority of the meeting spent in closed session, Monday’s city council meeting was heavy on brevity, not on substance. At barely over 40 minutes, members approved t ...

Meddlers Report – March 24

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 ...

Call to readers: Matters automotive

Are you in a car club or do you restore old vehicles? Let us know. We need your help keeping this conversation going. We want to publish your letters, but they must include your ...

Highway 193 closed to traffic

11:37 a.m. March 25 The California Highway Patrol has closed Highway 193 out of Newcastle following a collision involving a  motorcyclists. Reports are that at least one vic ...

New playground for Stand Up Placer battered women’s shelter

A picnic table outside. A basketball hoop in the driveway. A raised bed with spring flowers. These are some of the accoutrements of a home. For Michelle Coleman, executive direct ...

Placer delays vote on Meadow Vista, Loomis library closings

The vote to shut them down them may still come, but Placer County is taking some more time on the possible closure of Meadow Vista and Loomis libraries in the face of budget concer ...

Loomis I-80 overpass ready to reach new heights

Four up and five to go. That’s the status of Caltrans’ Raise 80 work project as it moves into the spring construction season. Liza Whitmore, Caltrans District 3 spoke ...