American Lung Association

Award is a breath of fresh air for Auburn

  Auburn has received a Clean Air Sustainability Award – a breath of fresh air for the city that has been receiving a failing grade by the American Lung Association. T ...

Smoke-free Auburn parks attempt suffers setback

  An Auburn Recreation District committee is recommending no change to regulations that currently allow cigarette smoking in parks. The district’s policy committee, co ...

Auburn, Placer tobacco efforts fail American Lung Association test

  AUBURN CA - The American Lung Association has given Auburn and Placer County failing grades in its annual report card on controlling tobacco use. Both the city and the cou ...

Noon Hour Update: Fiscal surplus in Auburn; American Lung Association rates Auburn and school district meeting

  Welcome to the Auburn Journal’s “Noon Hour Update,” where we’ll present you with stories and updates on what’s going on in the news and what w ...

Fire smoke can make air unfit for some

Hazy skies and the smell of smoke were two signs in Auburn on Monday of fire in the region. The nearest blaze was in Yuba County, where more than five square miles had gone up in ...

Auburn gets failing grade in second-hand smoke report

The City of Auburn gets an “F” from the American Lung Association of California in regard to policies protecting residents from second-hand smoke. The local report card was pr ...