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Auburn woos 100K Ultra Race of Champions away from Colorado

Auburn-area trails will play host in September to the Ultra Race of Champions, with $5,000 on the line for top male and female 100K finishers. The four-year-old endurance run has ...

Amgen names stages, stops for 2015 race

Amgen race officials have named the stage stops for the 2015 Tour of California and Auburn is not among them. The internationally renowned bicycle competition brings hundreds of r ...

Meddlers Report – Oct. 21

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 ...

All Those Years Ago ... from the pages of the Auburn Journal, Oct. 22 and 29, 1964

State hunting firebug who set big forest fire The fierce forest fire which began near Butcher Ranch Sept. 19 and threatened Auburn two days later was deliberately set, the State ...

Sex trafficking victim speaks out

She was 6 years old when she was sold into sex-trafficking by her own family. She spent the next 17 years in “the business.” Liz Williamson, who now lives in Placer Co ...

Sex trafficking victim shares her story

She was 6 years old when she was sold into sex-trafficking by her own family. She spent the next 17 years in “the business.” Liz Williamson, who now lives in Placer C ...

Plump pumpkins, silly scarecrows winners crowned

With pumpkins weighing in at more than 1,000 pounds and mechanical-operated scarecrows, judges had some stiff competition for Saturday’s Auburn Community Festival. The 18th ...

Mountain lion spotted Downtown

An early morning mountain lion sighting isn’t something you’d expect in the heart of Downtown Auburn, but it’s exactly what a handful of witness say they saw Mond ...

Newcomer candidates get seasoned fast

Political campaigning is hard, and it can be an eye-opening experience for the unseasoned candidate. Two local candidates, Art Moore, who is running against incumbent Rep. Tom McC ...