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Many thankful for group’s hard work

Kind words and thanks filled the air at City Hall’s Rose Room Thursday as local volunteers and their supporters gathered to share a home-cooked meal. For the last six years ...

Call to readers: Immigration

What are your thoughts on Obama’s immigration stance? Tell us why. We need your help keeping this conversation going. We want to publish your letters, but they must include ...

Mammoth Placer Vineyards plan near Roseville up for vote

Years in the making, a planning document that could push forward the mammoth Placer Vineyards project near Roseville is moving up the Placer County planning ladder. A key test for ...

Rain creates heightened Auburn crash conditions

Rain is back in the Auburn forecast, creating slick roads and challenges for drivers on winding, narrow stretches of blacktop. While the rain was far from heavy during the day in ...

Rain or shine – Mandarin Festival will go on

Despite the wet forecast for Saturday, organizers of the Mountain Mandarin Festival in Auburn are not deterred. With four buildings of vendors there is plenty of indoor shopping an ...

Inflation, cocoa bean shortage spur rise in chocolate prices

Truffles, Marzipan, barks – all delicious treats but they could cost consumers more as the price of chocolate is on the rise. “Chocolate is a commodity,” sai ...

Methodist open house

This is not a craft fair, Christmas bazaar, prayer meeting or bake sale. The Newcastle United Methodist Church is hosting an old fashioned Christmas Open House from 2-5 p.m. on De ...

Call to readers: Border security

Do you think we need tighter border security? Tell us why or why not. We need your help keeping this conversation going. We want to publish your letters, but they must include yo ...

Placer probation untouched by Prop. 47 funding issues

  When Proposition 47 passed earlier this month it left some California counties in a financial lurch to make up for state funding they received for treating rather than inca ...

Trustee’s sale coming for Auburn Airport Industrial Park buildings?

Buildings at the Auburn Airport Industrial Park owned by a Long Beach business are in default and could be sold at auction next month. The land underneath the buildings is owned b ...