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Abalone dying along Sonoma County coast

Divers plying the waters off the Sonoma County coastline in search of one of the most prized items anybody can put on the dinner table — abalone — are reporting dead or ...

New teacher seeks to enliven history

Journal correspondent Kirsten Read caught up with one of E.V. Cain’s new teachers before school started today. Who: Jeffery James Age: 28 School: E.V. Cain Charter Middle School ...

This game just keeps on rollin’

These ladies are rough, tough and know how to take a hit – and give a few as well.They are the women of the Sacred City Derby Girls, and on Saturday night, 800 fans crowded aroun ...

Competitive pricing, service goals of new tire store

A former Downtown Auburn gas station is now a tire store. Best American Tires & Wheels opened in late fall at High Street and Cleveland Avenue. Woodland resident Mushtag Ahmed o ...

Our View: Ollar Burris case wasting taxpayer money

Placer County has spent way too much time and energy seeking to punish former Planning Commissioner Michelle Ollar Burris. After two-and-a-half years of investigation, and hundre ...

Majority-minded Republican: Rick Keene

It is often unfortunate when we are forced to choose between two Republicans we like, such is the case of Rick Keene and Doug LaMalfa. Both Keene and LaMalfa are well-respected Rep ...

Looking Behind the Scenes: Chief Harris sold Amgen on including Auburn

Just about everybody in the village is looking forward to May 16, that day when the Amgen Tour pedals its way through our friendly confines. What’s not generally known is that A ...

Forsberg a force on the track again

Auburn’s Andy Forsberg clinched his second sprint car 410 Championship at the Silver Dollar Speedway in Chico late last month. Entering the final night of racing, Forsberg lead ...