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Media Life: State Theatre work unearths long-lost 1930 art deco treasure

A vertically challenged genie? A variation on the theatrical “tragedy-comedy” mask, this time memorializing loud acting? A stylized tribute to Aztec culture run amok? ...

1964 Highway 49 bridge rubble remains a cleanup quandary

By most accounts, the Highway 49 bridge blowout of December 1964 was spectacular. Photos and video from the time show the force of a hellish torrent of water and wood collapsing t ...

Media Life: Auburn relic not just another brick in the wall

  Far from the most ornate symbol of Auburn’s past, a big chunk of history has found a home at the entrance to St. Joseph’s Catholic Church. Tucked into a corner ...

Ophir batch plant proposal on hot seat

In a warm-up to what promises to be a heated hearing before the planning commission, Ophir residents peppered Placer County staff at a meeting Thursday with some pointed questions ...

Ophir concrete plant meeting Feb. 5 in North Auburn

The Placer County Community Development Resource Agency will hold a community meeting Feb. 5 on the Livingston's Concrete batch plant proposal in Ophir. People will have a chanc ...