Bridget Powers

Measure A protects volunteers

It was a great pleasure to see opinions being discussed during the recent Charter City Debate on Measure A. The State Theatre was packed full of supporters on both sides of the fen ...

People in Business

Community 1st Bank adds loan officer Community 1st Bank has named Geoff Miller as senior vice president/ commercial loan officer. He has nearly 25 years of experience in the finan ...

Supes want closer look at Lincoln-Auburn sewer pipeline

Placer County supervisors spent a marathon session Tuesday in an attempt to come up with a solution for ongoing wastewater challenges in North Auburn’s Sewer Maintenance Dist ...

Another View: Auburn fits in well with District 5

When I ran for Placer County supervisor, my main objective was to make the board more accessible and responsive to community input. For the past three years, I have worked diligent ...

Cancelled Kings games hit fans hard

Dan Luper expected to be at Power Balance Pavilion watching the Sacramento Kings play around this time next month. With NBA players and owners unable to agree upon a deal to end ...

Auburn airport gives business chance to fly

With the Auburn Municipal Airport giving pilot’s a chance to fly in and out at a moment’s notice, what does it offer to the community and businesses housed there? City Manager ...

Jim Ruffalo: Is it me or does Auburn Airport resemble a ghost town?

Maybe I’m wrong, but after a quick trip through the Auburn Airport environs it appeared to me to have all the makings of a ghost town. Don’t get me wrong. Things weren’t as b ...

Auburn airport manager ousted

Former Auburn Municipal Airport manager Ivan Karnezis said his understanding of why his contract was cancelled is different than what the city of Auburn is saying. Auburn City Man ...

City parking under review

City staff tossed out the idea of two-hour parking limits in Downtown and Old Town Auburn at Monday’s council meeting. The council also debated whether holiday parking enforceme ...

Exact financial impact of Amgen on city hard to calculate, officials say

While officials can’t say how much money the Amgen Tour of California has brought to Auburn, they agree it should have a long-term benefit on the city. Those involved in plannin ...