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New lights coming to Auburn Folsom

Following the direction of the Auburn City Council, city staff and Pacific Gas and Electric Company will be moving forward with new lamp posts on one of the city’s major thor ...

Fire scorches 3 acres near Auburn

A late-night fire south of Auburn city limits burned 3 acres of wildland and knocked out power to more than 1,000 homes and businesses before being contained Thursday night. The f ...

Residents voice concern at PG&E efforts to thin thickets near canal system

Residents are concerned about the removal of several large trees along a canal system in the Meadow Vista area. The canal is part of a Pacific Gas & Electric hydroelectric su ...

Scammers pose as utilities to steal financial information

Scammers are targeting Auburn residents and businesses, under the guise of local utility companies, to extract valuable financial information. While scams revolving around organi ...

Downed tree cuts power to 2,000

A downed tree caused havoc for almost 2,000 households Wednesday morning in Christian Valley when it landed on a wire, dragging down six utility poles and multiple lines. Road cl ...

Hundreds lose power in Auburn

UPDATE: A failed connector caused 712 Pacific Gas & Electric customers in Downtown Auburn to lose power Monday, and 188 of those remained without power for close to three hours ...

Local man angered over wood piles left near house

As the warm, dry months of summer loom in the not-so-distant future, one Auburn resident worries about piles of wood left around his property by tree trimmers contracted by Pacific ...

PG&E ups predictions on Placer County water deliveries

Pacific Gas & Electric is providing another round of good news for Placer County water users. Recent storms have led the San Francisco-based corporation to upwardly revise pro ...

Storm door opens wider. But is it enough to bust drought?

The storm door is opening again this weekend on Auburn and the Sierra high country, renewing hope that Mother Nature will be moving in to elbow out drought concerns. But questions ...

Auburn battening down the hatches as stormy weekend rolls in

AUBURN CA - Wind. Rain. Yecch. Like their counterparts throughout storm-pummeled Northern California, Placer County residents were putting plans on hold and weathering a weeken ...