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Powerful negotiator is your best ally

Dear Sue, My wife and I have been interviewing real estate agents. We are planning to put our home on the market before the end of the year. We have noticed in the listing contract ...

CrossRoads employees get child safety seat certification

Chris Herrick and Jeff Yunk of Auburn?s CrossRoads Auto Center recently completed a compre-hensive training course offered by Volkswagen of America and Audi of America on how to pr ...

The good ol? fishing report

Every once in a while, you need a good ol? fishing report. So, without further adieu, here we go. AMERICAN RIVER (Lower): We?ve had a lot of high, cold water in the lower river (Ni ...

Triathletes see how tough they are

Auburn-based endurance-sports promoter Brad Kearns seemed bold in calling his most prestigious event the ?World?s Toughest Half-Ironman Triathlon.? ?It?s obviously arguable, and it ...

Letters to the Editor, Friday, May 30, 2003

Tax increase is necessary evil for fire district While I generally oppose most tax increases, I don?t see how else the Placer Hills Fire Protection District can generate additional ...

Marketplace has gold mine potential

The creation of a weekly outdoor marketplace in downtown Auburn is a positive step toward revitalizing an important business district and community asset. The market will offer an ...

Glen Wingham

Glen Earl Wingham died May 25, 2003, in Auburn of natural causes. He was 41 years old. He was born on Sept. 26, 1961, in Hanover, Ind. He is survived by his daughter, Hailey, and ...

Della Moore

Della L. Moore, 95, of Auburn died Monday, May 26, after a long illness. A former resident of the Benicia/Vallejo area, she worked for the post office at Mare Island Naval Shipyard ...

John Fredericks

John Allen Fredericks died May 25, 2003, at the age of 74. Born March 10, 1929, in Stockton and a Foresthill resident since 1985, he served in the U.S. Marine Corps during the Kore ...

Harvey Wheeler

Harvey James ?Jamie? Wheeler, 47, lost his battle with cancer May 28, 2003. Born Feb. 18, 1956, in Edmond, Okla., he was raised in Fresno with his family. He worked as vice preside ...