2011

Another View: Auburn’s ready for its Amgen close-up again

There’s something about the peloton. Seeing 100-plus cyclists bunched together in a jetfighter-like formation as they round a turn or come down a straightaway is one of the ...

Auburn’s Veterans Day focuses on women at war

A downtown parade and after-parade celebration will mark this year’s Veterans Day in Auburn. Women in the U.S. armed forces will be targeted as honorees and specially struck med ...

Did shorter route, no High Sierra riding, tarnish Tevis?

The 56th Tevis Cup ride was like no other, with early autumn snow keeping the endurance event’s equestrian teams out of the High Sierra and shortening the usual 100 miles of hard ...

Auburn locavore magnet No. 1 with Placer's ag community

Time and timelessness. It’s a melding of the here and now with the forever after that Latitudes’ Pat and Pete Enochs have strived for at the fine, white Victorian in Auburn wh ...

Parts of North Auburn, Bowman experience power outage

Parts of North Auburn and Bowman were without power early Thursday night after strong winds and a heavy rainstorm rolled through the area. Among the businesses without electricit ...

Auburn anniversaries aplenty in 2011

The first airplane visit, the dedication of a landmark church and the founding of the city’s oldest fraternal order are some of the milestones coming up for the Auburn area in 20 ...

Media Life: Auburn’s Party in the Park attracts two powerhouse acts

The headliner for Party in the Park is Colorado-based jam band Great American Taxi. And Mumbo Gumbo. It really is a happy dilemma for the annual North Auburn music fest’s bigge ...

Jarvis picked to lead water agency board

Lowell Jarvis, who has represented the Auburn area on the Placer County Water Agency board, will take his turn as chairman in 2011. In line for the post after serving as vice-chai ...

Rain forecast cancels Old Town Auburn giant pumpkin drop on Saturday

Rain will keep the skies from raining giant pumpkins in Old Town Auburn on Saturday. Linda Robinson, Old Town Auburn Business Association president, said Thursday that with rain in ...