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Trio of candidates seeks votes for Pleasant Ridge Union School District school board election

The race is on for the Pleasant Ridge Union School District Board of Trustees. Pleasant Ridge Union School District has a five member board which represents the communities of Aubu ...

Our firefighters deserve support

We are the owners of Auburn Country Florist, located at 10510 Combie Road, Auburn. We want to express our thanks, appreciation and warm feelings to the firefighters — men and wom ...

Ruffalo: Consolidated firefighting resources may soon be spread thinner

A quick check of the schedule shows two rather interesting and perhaps — heated — meetings are in the works. On July 21, the Nevada County Consolidated Fire District’s direct ...

Park and sell lot offers central spot for buyers, sellers

A new car lot in Auburn is offering a unique take on vehicle sales. Owner Hal Payne, a longtime resident, isn’t selling anything personally. He’s simply renting spaces to owne ...

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 ...