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Soldiers overseas to receive a 'Touch of Home' in time for the holidays

Here’s a top ten list of items you may not know a soldier deployed to Afghanistan needs: Baby wipes, Sensodyne tooth paste, Crystal Light, Starbucks instant coffee, gum, mint ...

Community Portrait: She’s Elks Club’s lifeline who brings touch of home to troops

It was an easy decision for Auburn’s Elaine Jenanyan. Jenanyan has been a member of the Auburn Elks Lodge 1691 for four years, joining the service group after being invited ...

Hire women veterans

This Veterans Day Parade honors women in the military. The local Soroptimist International of the American River club is proud to offer its support to this recognition of females i ...

Troops to benefit from fundraiser

An upcoming Auburn fundraiser and donation day could help brighten deployed soldiers’ holidays this year. Operation: MOM is a national organization that acts as a support group ...