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I-80, Meadow Vista crashes slow traffic, injure biker

A motorcycle rider was injured Monday in a crash with a truck on Placer Hills Road in Meadow Vista. Injured in the crash was motorcycle rider Scott Trauman, 24, of Colfax. Accord ...

New officer comes aboard with Auburn Police Department

The streets of Auburn have a new officer patrolling the beat, and he’s bringing new energy and enthusiasm to his role. Dylan Andert, the latest addition to the Auburn Police ...

Preservation goal for city historian

In the modern world of technology and dreams of the future, one woman is making sure Auburn’s incredible history is not forgotten in the process of living daily life. The jo ...

The year 1941 brought World War II to Auburn

World War II came to Auburn just two days after the Japanese bombed Pearl Harbor. That’s when men of the Army infantry were rushed here from a camp in Louisiana to protect th ...

Keeping it Cool

Wheels turning, muscles aching and mud flying is what to expect during the 23rd Annual Cool Mountain Bike Race. In years past hundreds of cyclists, of all abilities, have gathered ...

Auburn’s brightest to compete in State Science Fair

Nearly fifty Auburn area students competed at last weekend’s STEM Expo held in Rocklin. Eight of those students ended up winning top awards in four of the seven judged categ ...

St. Patrick’s Day festivities abound in Auburn

Auburn is starting its St. Patrick’s Day celebrations early this year and continuing through Tuesday. In addition to celebrating gold at the end of rainbow, leprechauns and ...

Warm days sending winter out with a whimper

Forget the umbrella; sunscreen will be more useful for most of next week as temperatures continue their upward shimmy. This season’s unseasonably warm weather is slated to ...

Media Life: Auburn syrah in wine mag winner’s circle

Forgive Wine Spectator magazine for pouring on some poetic license to top off its enthusiastic review of an Auburn wine. But when it’s from racecar driver Scott Pruett&rsquo ...

Sierra camping trip yields inspiration, invention

The inspiration came on a Sierra camping trip. And the result – a small part that makes using one of the world’s most popular handguns easier to use – is a paten ...