Bureau of Reclamation

Auburn fire threat still high

Auburn residents should not consider themselves safe from fire this summer. Auburn Fire Chief Mark D’Ambrogi said although the recent Project Canyon Safe was a great community ev ...

Our View: Canyon fire break: Let’s get ’er done ourselves, Auburn

Bob Snyder doesn’t want the horror of the 49 Fire to repeat itself along the rim of the American River canyon. Auburn city officials, businesses, landowners and the thousands o ...

Petition will push for greater fire protection in Auburn

Auburn citizens will soon be able to sign a petition aimed at preventing a devastating fire like the 49 Fire from occurring within city limits. The petition would urge support fro ...

Boaters fighting lake closure

Threat of closure is roiling the normally placid waters of a popular haven for boaters near Auburn. A destination for kayakers and powerboaters, the smooth-as-glass Lake Clementin ...

Use ‘light’ on newly restored river stretch

Suppose you open a new stretch of river to boaters and nobody comes? After another year of light use, people are asking whether the American River in the canyon below Auburn has a ...

Auburn's fire protection lowers

When Auburn residents go to bed each night, few likely think about fire protection down in the Auburn Recreation Area of the American River Canyon.However, the Bureau of Reclamatio ...

No plans to restrict water in Auburn, officials say

The Placer County Water Agency isn’t suffering from the same water woes now facing Folsom. With its own water supply and storage system, the agency and its 38,000 customers are ...