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Shooting suspects detained in Rocklin cleared of all charges

Rocklin residents who watched a cavalcade of patrol cars surround two men along Sierra College Boulevard on Jan. 16 can rest easier knowing reports that a law enforcement officer w ...

All Those Years Ago ... from the pages of the Auburn Journal, Jan. 28 and Feb. 4, 1965

Work pushed on emergency bridge Workmen were blasting and bulldozing access roads on either side of the old railroad bridge across the American River this week to make it availab ...

Call to readers: Hitchhikers

Do you pick up hitchhikers? Tell us why or why not. We need your help keeping this conversation going. We want to publish your letters, but they must include your first and last ...

3D printer used at Bowman Middle School

The bell has rung and children are fleeing however, in Kevin Rick’s class room children are still a buzz as the newly acquired three dimensional printer works on completing t ...

Believe it, or not, my name is Mudd

In the front seat of a police car, sitting next to a rifle taller than myself I got a taste of patrolling the roadways with Officer Frank Mudd, of the California Highway Patrol. H ...

Placer County jobless rate takes deep December dip

Placer County’s unemployment rate has dropped from 5.9 percent to 5.2 percent in a month, new figures released by the state Economic Development Department say. The county r ...

Cash-strapped Gold Country Fair could tap into new state funding

A new infusion of state funding could be coming Gold Country Fair’s way. Gov. Jerry Brown has proposed a new $3.1 million allocation in the 2015-16 state budget for fair ope ...

Call to readers: Super Bowl 2015

Patriots or Seahawks – what’s your prediction for the Super Bowl? We need your help keeping this conversation going. We want to publish your letters, but they must in ...

Tibetan monks purify, meditate in local ceremonies

Sierra Friends of Tibet once again welcomes the New Year by hosting Tibetan Buddhist monks from the Gaden Shartse Monastery (exiled in southern India) to Grass Valley and Nevada Co ...

Annexation: reoccurring conversation

The seeds of another annexation effort are beginning to gestate in Auburn as city leaders publicly discuss the first steps of the process. And while the idea is not a new one, at ...