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NOON HOUR UPDATE: Auto break-in prevention; construction costing businesses?; teachers taking mental health training and appealing a conviction

Welcome to the Auburn Journal’s “Noon Hour Update,” where we’ll present you with stories and updates on what’s going on in the news and what we’ ...

Jury convicts ex-Doolittle aide in corruption case

Forever linked to a lobbyist and former staff member now found guilty of corruption charges, retired Rep. John Doolittle, R-Roseville, said Tuesday that Kevin Ring’s conviction o ...

One man convicted, another acquitted in Toste murder case

SANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — A Sonoma County jury has convicted one man of murder and acquitted another in the killing of a former Auburn man in a parking garage. Matthew Toste, a ...

Kovacich murder-case prosecutors receive prestigious Placer County honor

A 26-year-old murder mystery. A former law enforcement officer as a prime suspect. A dogged investigation and a prosecution team dedicated to bringing a criminal to justice and l ...

Placer ranks top in DUI convictions

Drunk drivers beware: A recent report reveals that the Placer County District Attorney’s Office has the highest conviction rate of drunken or impaired drivers in the state. A Ca ...

Mario Garcia’s murder conviction stands

The California Court of Appeals Third District ruled Wednesday to uphold Mario Garcia’s conviction for first-degree murder. Garcia, of Auburn, is currently serving a 59-year-to- ...