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How to help Haiti

In response to the ongoing crisis in Haiti, the Auburn Journal will be listing ways to help in our print edition and online at Auburnjournal.com. Please send information about your ...

Our View: 49 Fire relief money must get to needy quickly

Relief is in sight for some 49 Fire victims, and it can’t come a moment too soon. Some 2-1/2 months after the devastating fire ravaged North Auburn neighborhoods, the communityâ ...

Heartfelt thanks to fire heroes

Thank you to all my family, friends, North Park neighbors, co-workers, emergency disaster teams, media – especially KAHI, 950 AM, KFBK 1530 AM, channels 3, 10, 13, and Fox 40 new ...

Make sure we don’t overlook lessons from fire

Residents and business owners who saw their lives forever changed by the 49 Fire returned Tuesday to witness the deadly recipe of weather, wind and flame that ripped through their ...

Residents lose homes in Sunday blaze

A 275-acre fire that burned residential and commercial communities in Auburn Sunday night left some residents feeling lucky to escape flames with just the clothes on their back, wh ...

Fire destroys Auburn homes, businesses

A 275-acre blaze that destroyed about 60 structures including homes and businesses in Auburn prompted Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger to declare a state of emergency in Placer County Su ...

Metal grinding led to evening fire

A spark from a metal grinder led to a fire that consumed an Auburn backyard and caused “substantial” damage to the home Wednesday evening. A resident of a home on the 4000 bl ...