Auburn Fire Department

$100K grant funds more work on shaded fuel break

  The Auburn Fire Department received another grant to do further work on the shaded fuel break, and it also renewed the federal agreement that makes doing that kind of work ...

Added staff helps decrease Auburn Fire Department’s response time

  Auburn Fire Chief Mark D’Ambrogi is hoping the highest staffing level the department has ever had will equate to some of the quickest response times it has ever seen. ...

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

  Welcome to the Auburn Journal’s “Noon Hour Update,” where we’ll present you with stories and updates on what’s going on in the news and what w ...

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

Welcome to the Auburn Journal’s “Noon Hour Update,” where we’ll present you with stories and updates on what’s going on in the news and what we’ ...

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

Welcome to the Auburn Journal’s “Noon Hour Update,” where we’ll present you with stories and updates on what’s going on in the news and what we’ ...

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 ...