Auburn Greens

Early morning Auburn blaze causes $85,000 in damage

An early morning Auburn fire caused $85,000 of damage, but no one was hurt. Seven Cal Fire crews, assisted by the Placer Hills Fire Department, responded to a four-plex building f ...

Our View: 49 Fire: Questions smolders six months later

It’s been six months since the 49 Fire destroyed 63 homes and businesses. Thousands of residents have been affected by the arson-caused blaze. The fire did an estimated $40 mill ...

Hospital cleanup applauded

There’s 30 acres belonging to Auburn Faith Hospital that borders the back of the hospital and Education Street and the Auburn Greens Neighborhood. A clean-up campaign began o ...

Let’s stem violence at a grassroots level

The city of Auburn is a concern to me. I have noticed violence is escalating in the Auburn Greens neighborhood. I feel the violence affects not only myself, but the whole community ...

Barney Fife would know what to do with gangs

Twenty-five people in a brawl? Knives, pipes, baseball bats, stab wounds, facial injuries, blunt-force trauma? In our Auburn? Sounds like big trouble in paradise from a bunch (gang ...

Sheriff’s arrest two more in connection with fight

Placer County Sheriff’s officials revealed Monday that they have arrested two more people connected with a large group fight that broke out at the Auburn Greens Feb. 18. Michell ...

Gang violence sparks residents’ concerns

Auburn residents are rightfully concerned about recent gang violence in the Auburn Greens. Last week 25 people were involved in a brawl that left five with stab wounds, one who ma ...

UPDATE: Family says their lives are threatened

It was a life and death situation – and it still is – for the family that was involved in a Wednesday night rumble, which included knives, baseball bats and pipes. “These p ...

Auburn Greens melee

At least two people were run down by a car and another may lose his hand after a fight involving more than 25 people broke out in an Auburn residential neighborhood Wednesday. In ...

UPDATE: Knife, bat fight involved 25 people

Investigators are still trying to piece together what happened Wednesday night when a fight involving more than 25 people shut down the Auburn Greens area. Around 8 p.m. Wednesda ...