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Man hospitalized after rollover crash

An Auburn man was transported to Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital with cuts to his arm and complaints of neck and back pain following a rollover crash at Highway 49 and Kemper Road in ...

Auburn Community Festival's prize money to exceed $6,500

Posters for the 2005 Auburn Community Festival are going up all over town and organizers say the Oct. 15 all-day free event in Recreation Park may be the best ever. Kahl Muscott, A ...

Placer Nature Center digital art contest to spotlight energy conservation

As part of the "Reach for the Stars" campaign, Placer Nature Center is sponsoring a digital art contest for high school students in Placer County. Students who like digital photogr ...

Cub Scout registration period begins

Auburn Cub Scout Pack 1 is accepting new scouts into the program. Auburn Cub Scout Pack 1 was founded more than 70 years ago in 1932. At the beginning of each school year, the pac ...

Laser therapy used against nicotine

Christmas is only 3½ months away, and like most 13-year-olds, Alex Lopez knows exactly what he wants. Only in Alex's case, an Xbox or a new bike don't even make the list. Se ...

Bowman senior housing gets planners' approval

A 182-unit senior housing development planned for property north of Interstate 80 in Bowman next to the Foothills Motel has the support of the North Auburn Municipal Advisory Counc ...

Hopping toward safety

When thousands of revelers hit the streets of Auburn Saturday night for the Black & White Ball, police will be on the lookout for drunk drivers. But there are alternatives to drink ...

Park preserve work split into phases

Auburn residents may be strolling on concrete pathways under shady oaks by next fall if construction of the Auburn School Park Preserve goes according to plan. The $4 million proje ...

Gas prices begin a retreat from post-hurricane highs

As gas prices are falling from record highs during the summer driving season, the costs of heating your home this winter with natural gas may be rising. The AAA of Northern Califor ...

Cops' dunk tank to raise storm aid

Placer County Law enforcement agencies are teaming up and getting dunked to raise money for their counterparts in the hurricane-stricken region of Louisiana. The public is invited ...