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Lorraine S. Hutton

Lorraine S. Hutton, a resident of Valley Oaks Apartments, died at Auburn Gardens Care Center on July 28, 2004. She was born Aug. 23, 1915 in Salt Lake City, Utah and raised by her ...

Ultra-volunteer remembered for trash pickup

Eight days before the 10th anniversary of Citizens Involved Means Better Living, the grassroots organization?s founder passed away due to complications from emphysema. Auburn Mayor ...

Doolittle finds $1 million for park preserve

Congressman John Doolittle stood among oak trees and dry cut weeds Monday when he said he would make up to $1 million available to complete the Auburn School Park Preserve project. ...

Pileup halts traffic on westbound I-80

A truck with overheated brakes that caught fire on westbound Interstate 80 near Colfax was the catalyst for a chain-reaction crash that involved as many as 15 vehicles and shut dow ...

Louis Menell

Louis A. Menell of Auburn died on July 24, 2004 at the age of 89. Born in Pennsylvania, Mr. Menell served his country in the Air Force during World War II in the Pacific Theatre. H ...

James Griffith

James B. Griffith, formerly of Auburn, died July 27, 2004 at Wilcox Memorial Hospital in Lihue, Hawaii. He was 81. Born March 23, 1923 in Muscatine, Iowa, he was the senior vice pr ...

Vivian Rasmussen

Vivian E. Rasmussen, Loomis historian, died July 25, 2004 in Loomis. She was born Oct. 30, 1909, in Westbend, Iowa. She is survived by two sons, Robert Rasmussen of Loomis and Ray ...

Monty Dale Nickell

Monty Dale Nickell died July 29, 2004 in Sacramento. He was 51. He was born July 30, 1952 in Pasadena. He is survived by his wife, Cecile Nickell of Auburn; son, Todd Nickell and h ...

Fire districts putting funding measures on November ballot

PENRYN ? Officials leading three area fire districts have serious financial concerns. Penryn and Loomis fire protection districts have both placed measures on November?s ballot req ...

Up to bat against West Nile virus

NEWCASTLE ? Got bats in your belfry? Newcastle resident Terry Kelly can help. After hearing about the mosquito-carried West Nile virus and reading up on bats, the self-proclaimed ...