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Was it arson? Cal Fire looks for Applegate Fire answers

Forced to flee the fire, Bob Kennedy of Applegate’s Hidden Meadows Court found temporary shelter Thursday in a friend’s motor home in North Auburn and a place to park h ...

Auburn’s Cruise Nite’s time to remember 9/11 gears up

  The bright car colors of Auburn Cruise Nite, the low rumble of classic autos and the admiring chatter of the crowd on a warm late-summer evening in Auburn will give way Fri ...

Auburn’s cool August night revs up the fun

After 30 years, there could be plenty of excuses to let Auburn’s Cruise Nite run its course and rest on its laurels. Instead, organizers say their goal is to continue to kee ...

Getting loud on Lincoln Way

The star attractions at Friday’s Cruise Nite in Downtown Auburn — two 1960s dragsters owned by Applegate’s Ron Hampshire — roar to life and send fingers dar ...

Cruise Nite’s Detroit steel, fins, chrome – and wood – set to take over Downtown Auburn

Auburn Cruise Nite’s Bob Kennedy says that, first and foremost, the open-air celebration of steel and chrome is all about the classic 1972-and-earlier autos lining Lincoln Wa ...

Hidden away for years, Studebaker’s 1950 gem ready to sparkle at Cruise Nite

The old cars were littered around a moving company’s property for years on a side street near the Union Pacific tracks in Auburn. And when the owner retired about five years ...

Auburn’s final Cruise Nite of the year pays tribute to heroes of 9/11

Auburn firefighter Erik Croft presents the colors during the Sept. 11 tribute at Friday's Cruise Nite, marking the final car show of the season in Downtown. Thousands turned ou ...

Sept. 11 tribute to wrap up Auburn Cruise Nite season

As the sun sets on Auburn Cruise Nite’s 2013 series this week, event organizers hope visitors will spare a moment to reflect. Today the Auburn Cruise Nite season concludes w ...

Reader Input: Invest in city’s planter boxes

I am disturbed by “Keep Downtown Auburn beautiful,” (Reader Input, May 12), for nary a word has appeared on this problem in the journal except from writer Sue Webb. ...

Wheeling out the dream machines

Thousands gather to look at the fancy classic cars lining the street in Downtown Auburn Friday evening. "Tonight we had probably at least 350 cars here for the first Cruise Ni ...