CHERYL MAKI

Another View: ‘Think Auburn First Challenge’ pays dividends

Recently, a friend of ours got up at a public meeting and proudly boasted that last year, he and his wife did all of their Christmas shopping in Auburn. He was excited about thei ...

Reader Input: Grateful for strong choices

It’s a difficult decision to make, running for a political office. You have to give up your life for a few weeks/months while you campaign. You need to raise money to get you ...

Harvey Roper remembered for community service

Community and business leader Harvey Roper will be remembered Sunday with a celebration of his life in Auburn. Roper, 58, died Friday during a bow-hunting trip to Idaho. The cele ...

Makis celebrate 30 years of heating and air

At Maki Heating & Air Conditioning in Auburn, owners Randy and Cheryl Maki still have the truck they started with when they opened the business in 1984. Thirty years later, the ...

Reader Input: Chamber puts out call for new CEO

The Auburn Chamber of Commerce is searching for a new chief executive officer. Bruce Cosgrove, who has been the CEO for the past 30 years, will be retiring this spring. According ...

Alpine on top in Placer Water’s District 5 election

AUBURN CA - District 5 voters have given Colfax City Councilman Joshua Alpine the nod over former Auburn Mayor Cheryl Maki in a closely contested Placer County Water Agency electio ...

Maki, Alpine in Placer Water District 5 election nail biter

AUBURN CA - Candidates Cheryl Maki and Joshua Alpine were leading late Tuesday in a close race for the District 5 seat on the Placer County Water Agency board. Early returns showe ...

Maki widens funding gap over Alpine, Wollan in Placer water race

AUBURN CA - Ex-Auburn mayor Cheryl Maki has widened the funding gap between her campaign and opponents Josh Alpine and Otis Wollan. But no one’s saying that the candidate who spe ...