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Late-night Highway 49 crash in Auburn injures motorcycle rider

A motorcycle rider suffered a broken wrist in a crash on Highway 49 just north of the Fulweiler-Elm Avenue intersection Friday in Auburn. Newcastle resident Kiefer Bergeson, age n ...

Fishing derby stocked with memories

Though it was nearly 30 years ago, I can still feel the butterflies in my stomach. Standing there on the shore of the pond at Regional Park at the first streak of dawn, as the Nati ...

Placer Sportsmen prepare for 65th youth fishing derby

Howard Staats won’t just miss seeing the smiles and hearing the shouts of joy later this month at the Placer Sportsmen’s Fishing Derby at Regional Park. He’ll miss his annual ...

Storm drenches Auburn, leaves fresh layer of snow in Sierra

AUBURN CA - A soggy storm that was continuing through Thursday brought rain and several inches of wet snow to Sierra ski resorts. Chains were required on all eastbound vehicles e ...

June completion on improvements to 3-mile tunnel under Auburn

AUBURN CA - Work is nearing completion on a $1.9 million project to give the Placer County Water Agency more accurate information on flows and temperatures of water coming out of t ...

Setting sights on Auburn Century

Michael Dye wrestled with the frustration and fatigue of Lyme’s disease for six years. Now that he’s able to get back on his bike, he’s looking to ride a century. The Auburn ...

Dye sets sights on Auburn Century

Michael Dye

Placer golfers sink Lincoln

The Placer High golf team overcame a sensational 1-under par 35 from Lincoln’s Kenny Bills to pick up a Pioneer Valley League victory in the wind and rain at Auburn Valley Tuesda ...

Auburn bathtub drowning ‘murder’ confession questioned by defense

AUBURN CA - Placer County Superior Court filings on behalf of Patricia Thomas are providing more information in a 42-year-old drowning case involving her 4-year-old daughter that a ...

Auburn Little League walk-in registration today

Auburn Little League will hold walk-in registration today at Round Table Pizza on Elm Avenue in Auburn. Registration will run from 6 p.m. to 8. Tryouts are scheduled for Saturday a ...

Happy (and some not so happy) anniversaries in Auburn

Stoic, picturesque and turning a century old, Mountain Quarries Railroad Bridge leads the local list of milestone birthdays in 2012. Now a popular site for photographers, hikers, h ...

Auburn has Christmas-tree disposal options

AUBURN CA - Auburn-area residents with natural Christmas trees have a choice of options to recycle. The trees can be chopped up and placed in the green-waste containers for pickup ...

7-year prison term for Cool man in Auburn stabbing

AUBURN CA - Initially charged with attempted murder, a Cool man has been sentenced to the upper term of seven years for stabbing a man who had chased him down in a car to recover s ...

Fire alters the course of four Auburn lives

Mike Fimea looks at the charred remains of the Auburn house he had been living uneventfully in four days earlier. And he expresses the shock, mixed with dread, but overlapped by th ...

Placer supes confront commitment issues on costly North Auburn sewer

Placer County’s sewer solution for the North Auburn area is going Tuesday to the Board of Supervisors with no clear favorite. Supervisors Jim Holmes and Robert Weygandt – the ...