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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 ...

Curtains June 30 for Music and More at Placer County's North Auburn theater

Music and More Arts Academy has lost its bid to retain a World War II-vintage theater building in North Auburn it has called home since 1998. The Placer County Board of Supervisor ...

Battle of the Aged

Racquetball players Bill Boris, 75, of Auburn, and Bob Troup, 79, of Colfax, took each other on Tuesday afternoon at the Courthouse Athletic Club to see who the best of the oldest ...

Storm prep: Stock up and hunker down

With heavy rains and winds of up to 40 mph in the immediate forecast, officials are urging people to prepare for downed trees, flooding and power outages. Local author Howard Godf ...