Cathy Asbury

Exchange meant to be for German student

Katharina Georg didn’t expect to be living in Auburn for the second time when school started this year. Georg, 16, who goes by “Georgie,” is a German exchange student from t ...

Luxury Auburn home used as Craigslist scam bait

When Auburn’s Bruce and Gretchen Harshman put their upscale North Auburn house on the market three weeks ago, the last thing they were expecting was to have it turn up as bait in ...

Placer County home values plummet

Placer County hasn’t seen a median home price in the $270,000 range since 2002, and that isn’t necessarily a bad thing. Due to high activity and a crush of buyers — many fi ...

Home sales see slight upward tick

If you’re a first-time home buyer, or merely someone looking for a new residence, the current market offers opportunities. “The bank-owned properties are starting to move,” ...

Hard work made Skyridge fundraiser a success

I just have to write and rave about the Skyridge fundraiser last Saturday! I cannot believe all the talent and hard work that was so generously given by some of the parents. Espe ...