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Media Life: Folsom Prison’s 1954 gritty riot film resurrected

Imagine Folsom State Prison opening its gates wide for a movie shoot that revolves around a riot inside. In these days of super-secure prisons, it would be a definite no-go. Then ...

Placer’s gold collection safe and secure at Auburn museum

AUBURN CA - While Siskiyou County has put out a $15,000 reward for its stolen gold, Placer County’s own sizeable collection is safe and secure in a vault at an Auburn museum. Th ...

Placer County library balances overdue book fines, reader encouragement

AUBURN CA - Make no mistake about it. If you run up a big bill in overdue and unreturned books, Placer County will go after you. When the amount reaches more than $50 and remains ...

Rocklin’s little Lions Club comes up big

For the Rocklin Lions Club, their membership size doesn’t hold them back. With less than 10 active members, the club has collected approximately 30,000 eyeglasses this year for ...

Glass from the past

Auburn’s Herb Yue is sharing his love for collecting bottles at this Saturday’s 49er Historical Bottle and Antique Show. Yue said he feels lucky to have been able to take part ...