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“Walk to Stock the Closet”

“Walk to Stock the Closet” is Auburn’s own “Run to feed the hungry.”  The Auburn Interfaith Food Closet has organized a 5k walk/run for this Tha ...

Placer High lockdown leads to drive for emergency kits

When a suspect in the shooting deaths of two peace officers led law enforcement on a manhunt Oct. 24 to a neighborhood near Placer High School, the campus was locked down for the s ...

Auburn's Veterans Day parade honors sacrifices for freedom

The drumbeat of memory rattled to life Tuesday on the streets of Auburn, a community that showed once again its appreciation for veterans. Marching bands played. An airplane flew ...

Council weighs in on short-term stays in Auburn

Travelers may soon have a slew of options when it comes to finding lodging in the city of Auburn. Council members approved the first reading of proposed changes to the city’ ...

Meddlers Report – Nov. 11

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 ...

Woman receives award for 32 years of service

The California Hospice and Palliative Care Association announced the 2014 Gift of the Heart Award recipient will be Friends of Hospice’s Beverly Morgan. “I am so honor ...

New trails being blazed through North Auburn oak woodland

A new 3-mile section of trail is being blazed in North Auburn’s Taylor Ranch Preserve as part of a Placer Land Trust effort to ultimately link the Bear River to the north wit ...

Veterans Day a holiday for many in Auburn, Placer County

The Veterans Day holiday will be observed with a parade that starts at 10:45 a.m. along Lincoln Way in Downtown Auburn. The procession, which includes marching bands, marching vet ...

Penryn overcrossing to close until end of month

  The Interstate 80 Penryn Road overcrossing will be closed until Nov. 29 for the Raise 80 Construction Project. In a two-pronged project, the closures will begin Wednes ...

Wet weather ahead

  Storm clouds are forecasted to brew over the next few days with a 30 percent chance of rain Wednesday afternoon and moving to a 70 percent chance Wednesday night and tap ...