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Bronze statue honors “Go For Broke” veterans

A $150,000 fundraising effort for a permanent monument to honor the Japanese-American soldiers of World War II culminated this past week with the placement in Roseville of a larger ...

Japanese-American WWII vets from Placer County to receive Congressional Gold Medal

A Placer County contingent of Japanese-American combat veterans will be in Washington, D.C. to receive Congressional Gold Medals for their service in World War II with the 442nd I ...

National award for effort to honor Japanese-American WWII soldiers

A quest by Auburn chartered accountant Ken Tokutomi to honor the Japanese-American soldiers of World War II with a permanent bronze monument has been recognized by the Pacific Citi ...

Japanese American soldier statue drive battling price hike for bronze

Many Japanese American soldiers from Placer County paid a high price for freedom and respect during World War II. But the high price of raw materials is now making a dream of hono ...

Salvation Army rings in holidays for area’s needy

For the last 15 years, the Salvation Army of Auburn has partnered with the Auburn Community Thanksgiving Day Committee. This year we provided more than 1,400 meals at the Gold Co ...

Media Life: “Bill Collector” movie features Auburn, Placer County settings

The “Made in Auburn” and “Made in Placer County” tag can be proudly placed on “The Bill Collector,” a new independent film that debuted in Grass Valley on Thursday. Sh ...