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Jim Fallbeck was former Auburn Journal, Paradise Post publisher

AUBURN CA - The Auburn Journal’s publisher during the early 1990s, Jim Fallbeck has died at 66. Fallbeck, an Auburn-area resident since 1990, had relocated recently to Albany, Or ...

Placer County World War II history buff honors sacrifices made

AUBURN CA - Gary Maggard’s appreciation of World War II history runs deep. His World War II “war room” displays the militaria he has collected and the intricate models of ai ...

Happy (and some not so happy) anniversaries in Auburn

Stoic, picturesque and turning a century old, Mountain Quarries Railroad Bridge leads the local list of milestone birthdays in 2012. Now a popular site for photographers, hikers, h ...

Auburn Journal on the air

Capital Public Radio’s Jeffrey Callison, host of the “Insight” program, talks on air Tuesday with Auburn Journal reporter Gus Thomson, at right, on a variety of Auburn and P ...

Two printed flyers trumpet nonsense

One week ago I received two very expensive printed flyers from a union. The content of these two pieces of paper was outright lies. I cannot believe that this kind of rut has com ...

Penryn’s outlaw barkeep ordered freed from Placer jail to widespread media buzz

Outlaw barkeeper Travis Kevie was ordered released from jail today with the buzz of media attention spreading his exploits to a widespread audience. But in the eyes of the law, he ...

Media Life: Things could get complicated for Auburn’s football-game streaker

One fleet-footed spectator stole a page out of the 1970s playbook during last Friday’s Placer-Calaveras football game. For the first time in a long time, Auburn was streaked. W ...

Buyouts pay executives in Placer County to leave

Gold-plated giveaway of taxpayer dollars? Or fair compensation for an early departure from a high-level and high-risk post that hinges on the whims of a politically sensitive boa ...

Auburn artist on Rosie O’Donnell’s new satellite radio show

Celebrity Rosie O’Donnell’s new Sirius XM Radio show is debuting this week and one of the Emmy-award winning talk show host’s first guests looks as if it will be Auburn artis ...

Auburn 49 fire fund seeking help in distributing $32,000 to victims

The Auburn Disaster Relief Fund contains $32,000 raised since the Aug. 30 to aid 49 Fire victims. Steve Galyardt, Community 1st Bank vice president and leader in the fundraising d ...

Money does grow on trees for Auburn owner of rare palm

It’s not often that you have a 15-ton, 30-foot-high asset growing in your backyard. Roger and Chris Jacobs discovered that their Chilean wine palm was both rare and valuable whe ...

Media Life:Comic’s death brings back Auburn movie memories

The death of actor-comedian Dom DeLuise this past week brings to mind the making of a low-budget movie in and around Auburn in 1991 that included his son, Peter DeLuise in the cast ...