Auburn Fire Department

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Local reaction to new pope; state of the Auburn Fire Department; two die in vehicle wreck and ballerina brings home the gold

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Noon Hour Update: Presidential debate reactions; first day on the job for Auburn firefighters and degrees with guarantees

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Fire near Skyridge School dubbed “suspicious”

A fire that broke out behind Skyridge Elementary School in Auburn has been determined to be "suspicious" by investigating fire and police officials. The fire started Tuesday eveni ...

Auburn hiring five new firefighters through federal grant

The Auburn Fire Department is on the fast-track to recruiting five new full-time firefighters. The entry-level positions are being funded by a $681,900 federal grant. The funds w ...

Noon Hour Update: Local first responders get needed funds; new college enrollment priorities; Food & Wine and Board of Supervisors

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Police departments, fire officials prepare for July 4 celebrations

Law enforcement officials are ready to work together by offering tips for safe July 4 celebrations and beefing up efforts to keep drunk drivers off the road. Last year, the Newcast ...

Go-getter goats clear canyon

?Only you can prevent forest fires.? The phrase has been engrained in the memories of generations of people and recalled during backyard barbecues and camping trips. While Smokey ...

Parking lot blaze sparks quick action by Auburn firefighters

Auburn Fire Department firefighters have to work quickly with a saw to open a locked hood on this SUV after the engine caught fire in the Save Mart supermarket parking lot in Aubur ...

Noon Hour Update: What's happening and what we're working on

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Firefighters thank Celebration Church

Celebration Church was honored Feb. 27 at the Auburn City Council meeting for its fundraising efforts for the Auburn Fire Department. The church’s benefit concert in December ...

Wave of house fires in Auburn sparks fire safey tips

In the past couple of weeks, the Auburn City Fire Department and Placer County Fire- Cal Fire have responded to several structure fires that have left homes destroyed. While the ...

Thanks for effort that saved home

Count your blessings for living in Auburn. Praises and thank-yous to Auburn Police Department and Auburn and Newcastle fire departments for saving our home Dec. 5 early morning. Th ...

Fire burns down Auburn home

Flames ravaged a 3,000 square foot home in Auburn, but the home’s three residents exited to safety, Monday night. Cal Fire-Placer County Fire and Auburn Fire responded to the ca ...

Church show benefits fire department

Celebration Church will hold a concert Monday, Dec. 12, at 383 Nevada St., Auburn, to benefit the Auburn Fire Department. The 7 p.m. show sold out, so there will be a second at 8:3 ...

Auburn open burning period begins

The city of Auburn is allowing open burning starting Wednesday. According to Auburn Fire Chief Mark D’Ambrogi, the burn period will begin at 8 a.m. Wednesday and close May 31. R ...