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Auburn fans root for rival Super Bowl teams

Super Bowl XLV will offer Auburn residents a chance to get together for delicious snack foods, half-time performances, crazy commercials and, of course, the Pittsburgh Steelers bat ...

Holiday travel means DUI enforcement

Local law enforcement agencies are reminding residents to keep safe driving practices in mind this Labor Day weekend. According to AAA, 3.5 million Californians will be on the roa ...

Gas cost dents wallets, curbs travel

Summer gas prices have local residents cutting back on travel plans. Northern California gas prices started falling after Fourth of July weekend. Although prices are decreasing i ...

Summer deadliest season for teen drivers

No longer bound by scholarly obligations, teens will pursue their free time to the fullest over the summer. Unfortunately for many of them, an automobile will almost always be invo ...

Gas prices on upswing as spring nears

Gas prices are flowing upward again. According to the latest figures from AAA Northern California, prices in the Sacramento area gained 16 cents in the past four weeks. The cost ...

More travelers but clearing skies for holiday trips

Travelers over the Christmas holiday can expect a lot of company on the highways and in the air. AAA predicts 11.3 percent more Californians will travel than last year. “The f ...

Price of your pit stop is falling

Prices at the pump are dropping. A gallon of gas costs about 10 cents less than it did a couple of weeks ago. According to AAA, the price for a gallon of regular unleaded is belo ...

AAA launches pledge week to reduce distracted driving

AAA is hoping drivers will take a trip back in time for a week this month. The automobile association is asking motorists to ditch distractions like cell phones, text- ing and eat ...

Slow economy creates bargains for travelers

There will be fewer vacationers over Labor Day but the longer-term outlook for the travel industry is perking up. AAA predicts approximately 4.7 million Californians will travel ...

Despite law, many text while driving

Cell phones are everywhere these days – including in drivers’ hands. In spite of state law, many still use handheld cell phones while driving. Texting – which usually requir ...