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Schroeder confirmed as director

The Auburn City Council made short work of Monday night’s mostly administrative agenda and discussed the possible next steps for the city’s performance-based budgeting ...

WWII air ace in line for share of another medal

World War II air ace Bud Anderson is on target for yet another medal. Anderson, a Placer High grad who grew up in Newcastle and now lives in Auburn, has been decorated 25 times i ...

Auburn’s WWII ace statue fund soars with $10K donation

The drive to a complete a statue in honor of National Aviation Hall of Fame member and World II triple ace Bud Anderson has been given a $10,000 boost. With support from two Aubu ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: WWII hero’s statue gets financial boost from Auburn; New rangers at Hidden Falls park and sampling the area’s best burgers

WHAT WE’RE WORKING ON: The continued push for funds for the statue of Auburn World War II air ace Bud Anderson got a boost this week from the Auburn City Council. The city ga ...

Will Auburn's upcoming budget vote be delayed?

The Auburn City Council may postpone the meeting at which it will vote on final ratification of the budget by two weeks to ensure a full council is in attendance. Council members ...

More honors for Auburn’s WWII flying ace Bud Anderson

AUBURN CA - Auburn’s World War II flying ace Bud Anderson was given a hero’s welcome Tuesday at a Placer County Board of Supervisors ceremony honoring his service to country an ...

Placer supes to honor Auburn's WWII flying ace Bud Anderson

World War II fighter pilot Bud Anderson is targeted for a new honor at Tuesday’s Board of Supervisors meeting. An Auburn resident who grew up in Newcastle, Anderson gained fame i ...

Placer County World War II history buff honors sacrifices made

AUBURN CA - Gary Maggard’s appreciation of World War II history runs deep. His World War II “war room” displays the militaria he has collected and the intricate models of ai ...