Cassie Reeves

New law cracks down on public animal sales

A new law has the potential to crack down on residents selling pets in public places, but local animal organizations have differing views about its effectiveness and what needs to ...

New center brings potential pets to Auburn

Auburn residents have a new place to meet some furry friends. The Placer Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals opened its Pet Adoption and Resource Center Friday at 148 ...

AAARF getting word out about furry friends

The Auburn Area Animal Rescue Foundation is ready to tackle anything the future brings. In 2010 the mostly volunteer organization, normally known as AAARF, placed 51 dogs and 358 ...

Want to help?

Auburn resident Chris Gidcumb was able to retrieve his pitbull Buddy thanks to donations from community members after they read Gidcumb’s letter to the editor saying he could not ...

9-year-old girl hopes to save local animals

A young Auburn resident decided donations were more important than presents this month. Danielle Colburn turned 9 this month. Danielle approached her parents earlier in the fall a ...

Santa Paws is coming to town

Did you ever want to get your picture taken with Santa, or have your kids or pets’ pictures taken with Santa? Now you can, and also benefit an Auburn animal rescue group. The Au ...

Shelter dollars hard at work

Auburn Area Animal Rescue Foundation received a generous donation from a single individual which has provided adequate funding to allow us to hire a part-time shelter manager for a ...

Animal-lover achieves her dream

Lena Korn toyed with the idea of working with animals since she was 3 years old. “I was born onto a farm and we moved here and we have as much of a farm as we can in Cool,” Ko ...

Our View: Don’t forget your community this holiday season

The Gift of Giving Editor's note: During December the Auburn Journal is publishing a series of 12 stories on volunteers in our community. The stories are meant to inspire others ...

Another View: Cold week creates some challenges

This has been an extraordinary week of snow, ice and cold. It’s also been a historic time for local high school football programs. Living in this community, as well as reporting ...