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Gaines sees high business fees and taxes, water storage among state's challenges

In a morning visit to Auburn, Sen. Ted Gaines, R-Roseville, touched on some of the biggest issues he sees facing California after speaking to the Meddlers at City Hall.  Q: W ...

Roseville hit with three structure fires in 24 hours

Police and fire department staffs in Roseville have responded to several calls for structure fires between sunset Wednesday and sunrise Thursday.    At 8:15 p. ...

Meddlers Report – Feb. 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 ...

Council weighs in on Clementine project

Despite the recent postponement of a Canadian energy company’s plans for a hydroelectric facility at an area dam, the Auburn City Council voted to add its two cents on the pr ...

Two area murder cases to air on national TV

By Penne Usher Of the Journal Two gruesome murders from the past will be brought to life Saturday during the ID channel airing of the TV show Deadly Sins’ “Teen Carna ...

Placer supes OK North Auburn homeless shelter site access

Placer supervisors moved Tuesday to allow a non-profit group access to a county-owned North Auburn building to open a 90-day emergency homeless shelter pilot project. The building ...

New $1.3 million Placer program to aid inmates

  Placer County committed Tuesday to a new program intended to reduce returns to its jails. The Board of Supervisors voted to approve a contract with the Sacramento County O ...

New CHP captain takes helm in Auburn

California Highway Patrol Captain Paul Schroeder is new in town and has quite a presence, standing at almost six and a half feet tall. In two weeks Schroeder will hit his 30 year ...

Hidden Falls growing pains force Placer parking lot crackdown

It’s a pain to be popular. That’s the mixed message Hidden Falls Regional Park is giving as it wrestles with higher usage and tighter parking. Things came into glarin ...

Costco pullout leaves North Auburn Senior Center plans uncertain

Costco’s about face on a North Auburn store has left the Auburn Multipurpose Senior Center’s moving plans up in the air. The Issaquah, Wash. retail corporation made th ...