Boston Marathon

UPDATE: Roseville police officer finishes the Boston Marathon

Editor's note: Kate Quarterolo finished the Boston Marathon Monday in 3 hours, 45 minutes, 15 seconds to cross the finish line at No. 17,391 overall among 36,000 entered compet ...

‘They’re not going to stop us’ from Boston Marathon return

What happens when you stop two women who have dedicated the better part of their lives to crossing the finish line? Avid runners Cynci Calvin, of Auburn, and Nancy March, of Cool, ...

Another View: Don’t let fear change us

We are grieved as a nation by the death and injuries caused by the senseless bombing at the Boston Marathon on Monday.  As of the writing of this article, no group or person h ...

Auburn area runners, spectators avoid Boston blast by minutes

For some Auburn area runners and their supporters at Monday’s Boston Marathon, a matter of minutes turned out to be the difference from being near the explosions that killed ...

UPDATE 6:45 p.m.: Boston Marathon bombing kills 3, injures over 100

UPDATE 6:44 P.M. - BOSTON (AP) — Two bombs exploded in the crowded streets near the finish line of the Boston Marathon on Monday, killing three people and ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: County considers community center moratorium; Rincon del Rio decision looming and North Auburn MAC holds meeting on sewer rates

  Welcome to the Auburn Journal’s “Noon Hour Update,” where we’ll present you with stories and updates on what’s going on in the news and what w ...

Dutch Flat’s Shana Brown conquers Heartbreak Hill

Shana Brown can check something off of her bucket list — running the Boston Marathon. Brown, of Dutch Flat, completed the famous 26.2-mile race on her 41st birthday. She crossed ...

Needy families get tasty boost from Christmas Basket program

the Gift of giving Editor’s note: This is the sixth in a series of 12 stories on volunteers in our community. The stories will be published as a countdown to the holiday, in hono ...

Running down a dream

In four hours you could drive to Yosemite, catch a double feature at the movies or run the Boston Marathon. While most would choose the double feature or a vacation to Yosemite, fo ...