American River Canyon

$100K Grant funds work to lower fire risk

The local, state and federal government came together in Auburn Monday to work toward a safer American River Canyon. The California Conservation Corps is using a $100,000 grant t ...

Vote Holmes for City Council

Mike (Holmes) cast a vote in October of 2003 to put excess funds into a reserve account. During the past two or three years when the economy took a downturn, these reserve funds h ...

Our View: Hanley, Powers and Snyder top choice for council

This November, Auburn residents will consider six city council candidates on the ballot, but there are three who stand out as the clear choice to serve our community for the next f ...

Co-existing with nature can mean bear encounters

Here in the foothills of Placer County, just north of Auburn, we live with the wild animals, those that roam the rim of the American River Canyon. Even though we are less than a mi ...

Neighbors fighting fire risk

Another group of residents is taking pride in keeping itself safe from fire. Fifteen residents of the Monteceilo neighborhood at Riverview Drive and Maidu Drive along the American ...

Our View: Private, public partnerships benefit city

During a time when government and public agencies need a helping hand, Auburn area volunteer groups are stepping up to help maintain long-standing events and in some cases, service ...