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All Those Years Ago ... from the pages of the Auburn Journal, Feb. 11 and 18, 1965

Domed buildings urged for new county center By Joe Carroll A series of ultra-modern domed aluminum structures, designed to give Placer’s growing government an administrat ...

Call to readers: Annexation

Should Auburn move to annex North Auburn? 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 f ...

Steinway piano a grand donation to Auburn’s State Theatre

When Bobbi Machado was a small girl growing up in the then rural outpost of Auburn, Saturday’s included – dime in hand – a chance to watch silver screen icons lik ...

Costco terminates option on North Auburn store site

Costco has opted out of its option to develop a store on a North Auburn parcel owned by Placer County. The Issaquah, Wash.-based retail giant had been working for almost two years ...

Auburn City Council selects annexation committee

With the players selected, the city of Auburn is poised to begin its inquiry into the feasibility of claiming unincorporated North Auburn for its own. The seven-member ad hoc Anne ...

New court date scheduled for man charged in DUI death

It will take another month for the man charged with the DUI death of a Foresthill cyclist to see the inside of a courtroom again. David Lee Correa, the man allegedly responsible f ...

Fire damages home in Sleepy Hollow Estates

Multiple agencies responded to a house fire in Sleepy Hollow Estates  in Weimar Friday in the midst of the recent storms. Placer Hills Fire Chief Ian Gow said the call came ...

Artist says goodbye to ‘Starry Night’

Placer High School sophomore Rachel Bursk, 16, says goodbye to a mural she painted on her bedroom wall when she was 14. The painting is a rendition of Vincent Van Gogh’s &ldq ...

Blaze guts trailer on Old Airport Road in Auburn

A fifth-wheel trailer caught fire Tuesday night on Old Airport Road, forcing the occupant and her pets from the trailer. Battalion Chief Erich Schwab, with Cal Fire in Auburn sai ...

Gas prices see start of upward climb

The gas prices that seemed to be too good to be true earlier this year have started to work their way back up toward some more familiar numbers. At the start of 2015, most of Cali ...