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Dewie's Hole: With mine vent sealed, things are 'golden' for foothill retriever

Dewie, a 3-year-old golden retriever, stood watch as repair crews filled a 30-plus-foot deep mine vent Thursday that the pooch plummeted into in January. The mine vent on state la ...

Auburn to compete to shed pounds

Wake up Auburn. A local version of a “Biggest Loser”challenge is coming your way. Inspired by the hit NBC television show “The Biggest Loser,”the Auburn Journal is going to ...

Auburn community changed man’s mind with support

I would like to use your paper to express my appreciation for the community of Auburn. I would also like to say thank you and apologize, too. I relocated to this city 28-29 yea ...

Cooling trend has erased global warming concerns

Here is news that you will not see in the mainstream media: A 12-month drop in world temperature erases global warming. Now, I know there are those of you who refuse to believ ...

$10,000 award in search of nominees

The Auburn Host Lions club is accepting applications for an award that honors former Auburn mayor and Placer County District Attorney Dan Higgins. Since first being awarded in 200 ...

Happenstance ignited longtime career for fire captain

It was in 1985 that Capt. Bob Drexel, then 22, became a firefighter, almost by accident. Drexel, 45, has worked at Cal Fire Station 10 in Auburn for almost a year. It was a fluke ...

Residents make case against the Bluffs

Auburn City Council members were still taking public comments after 10 p.m. Monday night on a recent appeal filed against a subdivision in Auburn Bluffs. Council members did not r ...

Sunny, blue skies welcome after wet 'n' wild weekend

Mother Nature can't seem to make up her mind these days. After a wet, windy weekend, she's decided to clear any inclement weather off the calendar for the next week or so. It's ...

Rescuers brace for seasonal surge of abandoned wildlife

The trickle of infant animals found on wilderness trails or urban backyards and taken in by Gold Country Wildlife Rescue volunteers will soon turn into a flood. It's mating season ...

Boys & Girls Club aims to address airport safety concerns

Faced with potential headwinds over building a new North Auburn clubhouse in the Auburn Municipal Airport flight zone, the Auburn Boys & Girls Club is attempting to find common gro ...