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Crews making progress on fire break

The buzz of chainsaws through dense foliage means the latest round of defensible clearing between Auburn and the American River Canyon. The ongoing shaded fuel break project is a ...

Fire forces Colfax-area evacuations

A fire prompted the evacuation of a rural Colfax-area neighborhood due to concern over potentially hazardous materials Friday afternoon. The initial report of the small, localize ...

Vehicle fire in rural Colfax results in evacuation

Updated 3:20 p.m. 3/20/15 Emergency crews remain on the scene of a vehicle fire in rural Colfax that resulted in the evacuation of nearby homes. As of 2:30 p.m. residents were all ...

Media Life: Auburn stuntman helping fulfill Evel Knievel dream

When a veteran stuntman tries to do what Evel Knievel famously attempted 41 years ago and fell short of, Auburn’s Gary Davis is the expert on all things death-defying called ...

Quartz Ridge affordable apartments poised for construction start

Described by its Roseville-based developer as a new community that will help meet the need for affordable family housing in the Auburn area, the 64-unit Quartz Ridge apartment comp ...

Snow levels to impact more than winter sports

The seasonal closure of Sierra at Tahoe Ski Resort highlighted the dire situation facing winter sports, but the low snow totals could mean problems for other businesses in the regi ...

From Auburn to Bhutan and back again

Bhutan may not make the list of top 10 vacation spots for your average person, but that didn’t stop one Auburn native from making the long journey to a remote country for sci ...

Call to readers: Water

What are you doing to conserve water? Tell us why or why not. We need your help keeping this conversation going. We want to publish your letters, but they must include your first ...

Auburn hospital shining light on need for colorectal cancer screenings

It’s a promise that could save lives. Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital in North Auburn has signed onto a pledge to increase colorectal cancer screenings by 2018 to 80 percent of ...

New drive-up shelter rises at Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital

A dramatic roof sloping over what is now a construction zone in front of North Auburn’s Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital signals that a new project to ease arrivals and departure ...