Auburn Rotary Club

Reader Input: Auburn Rotarian notes club’s 90th year

In April 1924, a group of Auburn businessmen met at the Tahoe Club in Downtown Auburn to discuss the possibility of organizing a local Rotary Club. The first Rotary Club was form ...

Another View: Those who give time, energy to projects make Auburn better

Every small town wants to view themselves from the perspective of Sheriff Andy Taylor and the town of Mayberry. But here in Auburn, I believe we are close. Although Police Chief ...

Placer High hopes to scare up funds with haunted house

Placer High School’s cafeteria will be overrun by monsters. Tonight a maze of crisscrossed walls and morbid decorations will replace lunch tables as the school’s Inter ...

Auburn Rotary’s annual BBQ returns in 2 weeks

Gearing up for one of its largest annual fundraisers, the Auburn Rotary Club has started selling tickets and recruiting sponsors for the 31st annual Spirit of Auburn Community Barb ...

Reader Input: Richardson helps Auburn

Bob Richardson blessed the Auburn Rotary Club with his membership. Through his unique ability we were able to bring 700 volunteers from service clubs and the local community to tac ...

$1 million campaign for Placer athletic complex announced

  Placer High is aiming for an improved athletic complex and announced its effort to raise $1 million for the first phase on Tuesday. Bob Haydon, campaign chairman, Placer H ...

First-ever Auburn Duck Derby this Saturday

Two Auburn groups will hold the first-ever Great American River Wild Duck Derby this Saturday. The fundraiser is to benefit the Auburn Chamber of Commerce and Protect American Riv ...

Rotarians use shovels, brushes, hammers to help Recreation Park

Auburn Rotary Club members used shovels, paint brushes and hammers to improve one local park Saturday as part of Rotary at Work Day. Members from the club gathered at 8 a.m. to s ...

Community garden expected to save Salvation Army $40,000

A group of Auburn volunteers are getting their hands dirty tending a community garden, and local food closets are reaping the benefits, which include a $40,000 savings. The Aubu ...

Weaver left great legacy

June 15, the ninth anniversary of the passing of Harold M. Weaver, a long time to be missing that caring, compassionate, capable and community-oriented gentleman. Twenty-five years ...