Sanity testing called for

Wow! Donna O’Neal’s attack on Shirley Pooley: “Torture shames our nation,” (Reader Input, June 12), has left me reeling and now pondering my own sanity. I don’t recall ...

Flavors of Thailand find home in Downtown Auburn

Sister and brother team Boapud Lincoln and Rungsun Suwannaprcha want to bring the taste of authentic Thai food to Downtown Auburn. “There aren’t too many Thai restaurants up h ...

City, county bigwigs prove they can sit down together

Stamping the notebook while proposing that the best way to improve U.S. Postal Service delivery is to mail those employees their paychecks — in unmarked envelopes. One thing tha ...

Psychiatrist: Expect rash of Auburn-area suicidal behavior to linger

With three dramatic public incidents over the last four days in Auburn, a Sutter Health psychiatrist is advising extra vigilance of suicidal behavior in the community. Dr. James M ...

Citrus Heights man takes fatal leap off Foresthill Bridge near Auburn

A reportedly despondent Citrus Heights man took his life Tuesday by jumping off the Foresthill Bridge. The 27-year-old man's wife told Citrus Heights Police that he was depressed ...

Local winery Le Casque off to good start

LOOMIS––You don’t have to leave town to find award-winning local wines. A boutique winery started by two Clos du Lac neighbors just won a Best in Class Award at the prestigi ...

Adults hone new skills to land jobs

A group of 13 men and women are boosting their résumés in an Auburn classroom at this very moment. They’re only in their second day of the Placer Adult School Strategies and ...

For single day, Auburn indulges its inner Irish

A Greek owner of a New York-style deli with a Japanese name serving Irish fare? Only on St. Patrick’s Day does it make complete sense – and it happened in Auburn on Tuesday. W ...

Our View: Sunshine Week focuses on freedom of information

This week journalists rightfully celebrate the Freedom of Information Act and collectively seek to share the knowledge of why it is so important to Americans. Dubbed Sunshine Week ...

Assessor stalls county solar power review

A review of what some residents allege is a sweetheart deal by the county involving a solar power company that employs Placer County Supervisor Kirk Uhler will have to wait until t ...