auburn journal

Media Life: Auburn-area oddities pepper Ripley’s Believe It or Not

It seems that Gibson, the late, great, world’s tallest dog, isn’t the only Ripley’s Believe It or Not book entry this year. As Media Life reported last week, the Grass Valley ...

Could typo cost Placer taxpayers $117,000?

A contractor is claiming a misplaced decimal point on a bid – and Placer County’s stubbornness – will cost taxpayers $117,000. Steve Hunter, Tricorp Construction president, ...

Penryn woman’s car crushed by tree

One of the tallest trees Sheila Martin has ever seen in her life almost got the best of her yesterday morning. The Penryn resident and Auburn Journal newspaper carrier had just pu ...