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Media Life: Ex-Auburn drummer's Saint Motel signs with Elektra Records

The good news just keeps getting better for Greg Erwin and his Los Angeles band Saint Motel. Perhaps the L. A. music scene’s best-kept secret over the past half dozen years, ...

Red Cross shelter in Auburn helps homeless weather rain, winds

Shelter from the storm for Lanni Kennedy was on a cot under some warm blankets at Auburn’s Gold Country Fairgrounds. Kennedy, a homeless resident of the Auburn area who like ...

Rain falls hard, doesn’t cause much damage

A much hyped and anticipated storm dropped little rain in Auburn by late afternoon and hadn’t caused any known damage. There were a few power outages in the area, according ...

Placer County out in front of Auburn, Roseville storm-shelter needs

Auburn’s most storm-vulnerable residents are finding shelter from Placer County, the American Red Cross and The Gathering Inn. Storm-specific emergency shelters are being op ...

Heavy rains expected in afternoon

The first serious rains from today’s storm are predicted to appear around 1 p.m. today with heavier rains to follow. “The heaviest rains will be between and 4-7 p.m.,& ...

Call to readers: Bear sightings

Are you concerned about recent bear sightings/attacks on livestock? Tell us why or why not. We need your help keeping this conversation going. We want to publish your letters, ...

Auburn sees uptick in permits, building

The evidence of economic improvement may be showing through in the latest city numbers when it comes to the housing market and building permits. With a noticeable – and typi ...

Meddlers Report – Dec. 9

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 ...

North Auburn homeless shelter still in limbo

Help for the homeless in front of Thursday’s forecast rainstorm is being developed by the Placer County Office of Emergency Services. But not in the way advocates of an emer ...