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Foothills grass really is greener, when it’s painted that is

It’s fire season amidst a drought in the foothills, and many residents are concerned about how to conserve water, maintain defensible space, and keep up property values with ...

Media Life: KCRA recognized for coverage in sheriff’s deputy slayings

KCRA 3 has been honored with a national award for its coverage of the October shootings of two peace officers that started with a death in Sacramento and ended with the loss of Pla ...

Spirit of the Islands comes to Old Town Auburn

Can’t afford the airfare to Maui this summer? That’s OK because the Old Town Business Association is bringing the Hawaiian Islands to the foothills with Inaugural Old T ...

Soon-to-open Meadow Vista Center explores library team-up

Meadow Vista resident Rachel Duarte walks past the vacant Meadow Vista Community Center and recalls that the drive to open the building was taking place when she moved to the Footh ...

Bear kills goat in Auburn yard

UPDATE: The goat owner later Tuesday had a change of heart and decided to cancel the depredation permit, a Fish and Wildlife spokeswoman said. The bear had not been killed.  ...

Council discusses sewers to streetlights

The Auburn City Council took action on several items at Monday night’s meeting, the least of which was approving a slight uptick in sewer rates and an agreement for the insta ...

Correa case: expert reports under review

ROSEVILLE — David Lee Correa, the man charged in the July 2014 death of bicyclist Barbara Lane Crowell, appeared briefly in a Roseville courtroom Tuesday morning. According ...

Downtown Auburn clocks working again after two years

For two years, Downtown Auburn’s Clock Tower clocks have bemused, befuddled and perhaps even angered a few passersby. To wit, they all haven’t been telling time. Well ...

Downtown Auburn public restroom back in play

The downtown public restroom project that was stalled last year to extend several temporary firefighting positions is back on the books for the coming fiscal year. When the federa ...

State Capitol unveils Van Howd’s President Ronald Reagan statue

SACRAMENTO -- It took a private gesture by Reagan Administration Secretary of State George Shultz to put the unveiling of a new statue into perspective. The bronze statue, sculpte ...