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Auburn anniversaries abound in 2014

Aug. 3 and 4 will mark the 40th anniversary of Gordy Ainsleigh’s pioneering run with the horses — and epic 100-mile test of will from high in the Sierra to Auburn that ...

Media Life: Colfax-linked movie “Spectacular Now” in theaters

  A teen-focused, coming-of-age movie with heart, “The Spectacular Now” could be this summer’s sleeper hit if audiences catch on to its indie charm. The sp ...

Media Life: Auburn’s top 10 weird wonders

AUBURN CA - Auburn’s random acts of weirdness are many. Here’s a Top 10 list that serves as a good starting point for delving into the “far side” of Auburn ...

Media Life: Auburn’s top 10 weird wonders

AUBURN CA - Auburn’s random acts of weirdness are many. Here’s a Top 10 list that serves as a good starting point for delving into the “far side” of Auburn ...

Media Life: Closer look reveals Auburn’s hidden gems

The devil’s in the details and for Auburn – with a rich legacy that stretches back to the Gold Rush and beyond – there is plenty to appreciate for anyone willing to take the ...

Media Life: Mystery message in a bottle finds way back to Auburn

You’ve heard the song by The Police. Or maybe seen the movie starring Kevin Costner. In a world of instant e-mails and text messages, the old message in a bottle still has its pl ...

Media Life: Infamous 1904 Weber murders still resonate in Auburn

Man or monster? The jury was out among the shocked populace of Auburn in 1904 after four Weber family members were executed one after the other in their comfortable home near what ...

Media Life: Cool, quintuple killer left mark on Placer crime annals

In the world of high crimes and misdemeanors, baby-faced quintuple killer Ray Latshaw tops an ignominious list in Placer County. The recent retirement of District Attorney Brad Fe ...