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Media Life: Auburn motorhead couple gets “American Pickers” star treatment

When “American Pickers” came calling, Auburn’s Al and Deb Casner were ready to wheel and deal – especially when it came to a rare set of wheels. The Casner ...

Newcastle Area Business Association awards scholarships

Each year the Newcastle Area Business Association (NABA) awards $,1000 scholarships to students who live in the Penryn, Newcastle and Ophir areas. Funds for the scholarships come f ...

Pre-reunion golf game to be annual outing

Perry Cannedy tees off at the Placer High School class of ’79 pre-35th reunion golf outing organized by Darren Davis of Capps Group Real Estate and The Ridge Golf Course. Par ...

Auburn's Recreation Park overrun by strollers

On the morning of Monday, Aug. 4, Stroller Striders from all over the area converged on Auburn’s Recreation Park for a MEGA Fit4Mom event. Even the rain couldn’t keep 4 ...

Relay For Life is Saturday

Volunteers for Relay For Life were busy Friday setting up the Auburn 2014 event that takes place beginning at 9 a.m. Saturday. If you haven’t signed up yet for the fundraisi ...

Media Life: Braves ready to honor 1914 Series champs, Placer product

A product of the rough-and-tumble gold-field village of Iowa Hill, Bill James and fellow members of the 1914 Miracle Braves baseball World Series champions are on deck to get their ...

Family business Driftwood Village marks 50 years in Auburn

Ray Thompson Jr. saw something in the former pear orchard that others couldn’t see. It was the early 1960s and Thompson, now 88, recalled that a real-estate friend wondered ...

Leadership Auburn plans alumni gathering

Leadership Auburn is sending a message: "Alumni, call home."   The Leadership Auburn Board of Regents is having an event Friday to reunite the graduates f ...

Grange #453 sponsors day trip to casino

Mt. Vernon Grange # 453 in Auburn is sponsoring another cancer benefit bus trip, this time to Feather Falls Casino in Oroville on Saturday. Thetrip features pickups in Auburn and ...

The joy of picking

The pickers are out in full force this weekend in Foresthill. The annual giant, two-day garage sale in aid of the Foresthill Volunteer Fire Association drew thousands Saturday loo ...