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Another View: Keep in mind the deadly risk faced by firefighting crews

A story that popped up on Facebook the other day caused me to feel embarrassed that I had complained about the smoke that filled the sky over Auburn for several days during the Kin ...

PlacerArts paints muddied picture of future

Since plans to move their headquarters went public, PlacerArts has left many wondering, “What’s next?” Now, with the announcement Wednesday by PlacerArts that Ang ...

PlacerArts announces change in leadership

Shortly following moving their headquarters to Rocklin, PlacerArts announced a change in executive leadership. Angela Tahti, the longtime executive director of the organization, s ...

Reader Input: Be mindful of events around world

If the Secret Service can’t protect the president of the United States and his family from home invasion and missteps, how can “we, the people” expect to be prote ...

Reader Input: Matt Spokely is a caring leader

I have called Matt Spokely a close friend for over 10 years. When I found out that he was running for Auburn City Council, I was certain it was a good move for him and a great mo ...

Reader Input: Grateful for strong choices

It’s a difficult decision to make, running for a political office. You have to give up your life for a few weeks/months while you campaign. You need to raise money to get you ...

Wildlife officials: Auburn bear sighting to be expected

A bear sighting in the Auburn Cemetery District caused a school lockdown and search on the part of police and animal control officers. The estimated 400-pound black bear was origi ...

Veterans group puts boots on the ground

Volunteers officially started work on the first construction phase of the Armed Forces Community Memorial Garden Tuesday morning. The once empty lot on 995 Lincoln Way was the sit ...

Reader Input: Voting Berlant and here’s why

As I’ve been watching and reading about the candidates for (Auburn) City Council, I notice that very few have actually served on boards that have produced significant change. ...

Reader Input: Middle East must be of help

Let me understand. Certain members of Congress (re: Barbara Lee and others) think that we ought to wait for congressional approval to commit forces for air strikes in Iraq and Syri ...