Auburn Running Company

Kirui running for her life

If it wasn’t for running, Caroline Kirui probably wouldn’t have a job back in her native Kenya. Each stride, controlled breath and day away from her son and husband brings Kiru ...

Fitness-junkies try tech toys

Carey Williams surges ahead on his morning run as his favorite rock song crescendos on his iPod. At the end of his run, Williams’ Garmin GPS watch reveals how far he went, while ...

Succumb to Wal-Mart plan

I can name you a few places where a large retail business had adverse effects on the town. Not only that, but the business in question is Wal-Mart! While busy degrading the aesthe ...

Race generates enthusiasm, more sales for some businesses than others

Area merchants say they’re thrilled the Tour of California came through Auburn. But the race generated more business for some than for others. In Downtown Auburn, Tango frozen ...

Beauty menu includes fitness at Downtown’s Bliss Studio

After nearly 30 years as a hairdresser in Auburn, Carrie Lawson decided she wanted a salon of her own. So, in July she opened Bliss Studio … A Beauty Lounge. “We found a downt ...

Community rallies for Auburn man stricken with leukemia

Dan Moores struggled with what to say about the community’s desire to help him and his family. The Auburn Running Company storeowner said he never thought he’d be where is ...

Run to aid ultrarunner with leukemia

A run to benefit a member of the local ultrarunning community will take place Saturday from 8 a.m.-noon at the Placer High School track. “Run a Mile For Dan” is a fundraiser f ...