Amgen Tour of California

Auburn welcomes Amgen Tour of California

The colorful cacophony of a world-class bike race arrived and swiftly departed Sunday from Auburn in a spectacle they call the Amgen Tour of California, leaving good feelings in it ...

Amgen to cause parking crunch near Confluence

Rangers with the Auburn State Recreation Area are warning that families out to celebrate Mother’s Day at the American River Confluence may want to consider either visiting ...

Auburn police warn of traffic congestion during Amgen

The Auburn Police Department is expecting high levels of traffic congestion throughout town Sunday due to the Amgen Tour of California bicycle race. Stage 1 of the eight-day event ...

Wheels set in motion for more Amgen prep

Auburn police and city employees are gearing up for the 2014 Amgen Tour of California bicycle race by continuing to recruit local volunteers and wrap up public works projects withi ...

Volunteers needed for Tour of California

The Auburn Police Department is looking to recruit at least 100 volunteers to help out with the 2014 Amgen Tour of California as it speeds through town May 11. According to the ev ...

Another View: Auburn’s ready for its Amgen close-up again

There’s something about the peloton. Seeing 100-plus cyclists bunched together in a jetfighter-like formation as they round a turn or come down a straightaway is one of the ...

Call to readers: Amgen Tour of California

Are you excited about the Amgen Tour of California coming through Auburn again? Tell us why or why not. We need your help keeping this conversation going. We want to publish your ...

City wants Tour of California back

Local officials hope an event that took the city of Auburn by storm in May will be coming back for another round next year. The Bike Auburn local organizing committee is preparing ...

City Council votes to put charter on June ballot

The issue of whether or not to place a city charter on an upcoming ballot was one of heated debate that lasted more than three hours Monday night. In a unanimous vote, the Auburn C ...