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Another View: Auburn's battle stations budget

For the last two years, Gov. (Jerry) Brown and the California Legislature have been waging a reckless war against local governments and the residents they serve. The 2011-12 state ...

Noon Hour Update: California Welcome Center moves; fire fees; free yoga and Auburn Journal Newsmakers

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 we're working on for our weekend editio ...

Ruffalo: May we suggest that you ‘Ski Auburn’ or ‘Spa Auburn’?

The intent was to write about something else this Sunday, but the response I received from last Sunday’s column convinced me to add to it. Now, I may be a cult of one on this, bu ...

Move will bring bureau to heart of Downtown

A Placer County tourism staple is moving to Downtown Auburn. The Placer County Visitors Bureau California Welcome Center is relocating to Auburn’s Old City Hall on High Street a ...

Sex on the beach: Craigslist fostering hook-ups at the American River near Auburn

Craigslist is spreading the word over the Internet that a stretch of the American River recently reopened to boaters near Auburn is a great place for open-air sexual encounters. A ...

Cooperation is key to making most of Gold Country tourism potential, consultant says

Look north and south for a stronger voice in getting the word out about attractions for tourists, a travel research consultant is advising Gold Country communities like Auburn. De ...