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Veterans Day a holiday for many in Auburn, Placer County

The Veterans Day holiday will be observed with a parade that starts at 10:45 a.m. along Lincoln Way in Downtown Auburn. The procession, which includes marching bands, marching vet ...

Auburn’s Veterans Day parade has major meaning, big turnout

Veterans Day in Auburn on Tuesday is all about a big parade, the heart-tugging ceremony that follows and plenty of red, white and blue flag waving. But it’s also about men a ...

Reader Input: Let’s salute vets for sacrifices

The Auburn Veterans Day Parade Committee partnered with Auburn Elks Lodge No. 1691 in hosting a Father’s Day breakfast fundraising event. We had a terrific turnout for our ev ...

Auburn shows its Veterans Day spirit, appreciation

It was Auburn’s annual community hug time, as thousands turned out Monday to say a warm, collective “thank you” to veterans serving the nation since World War II. ...

Old traditions, new medals to honor Auburn-area veterans

The annual march of the colors down Lincoln Way will pay homage to the full spectrum of the Auburn area’s veteran public servants on Monday, with members of 45 groups schedul ...

Korean War focus of Auburn Veterans Day event honoring all veterans

Auburn’s Veterans Day parade is turning into a regional draw. The parade, which starts in Downtown Auburn at 10:45 a.m. Thursday, has already attracted interest from veterans fr ...

Taps from the heart: Auburn Veterans Day event honors Korean War service

Bill Thomas. Eugene Alee Cummings. Bob Thomas. Names from long ago. Peering through the veil of 60 years, Rocklin’s Russell Holland remembers them as friends who lost their li ...

Peaceful Auburn Veterans Day parade this time for Veterans for Peace

A year after a fracas at the Auburn Veterans Day parade, Veterans for Peace had a much more peaceful march Wednesday. A contingent of 15 Veterans for Peace members was greeted wit ...

A belated, emotional ‘welcome home” for many Vietnam vets at Auburn parade

It was a long time coming for a war a long time gone. Vietnam veterans were showered with hearty applause from hundreds of onlookers as they marched or rode the Veterans Day parad ...