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NOON HOUR UPDATE: Power outage in Auburn; local clergyman passes unexpectedly; county jail inmate profile and MMA grandma

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’ ...

Auburn man dies after Placer County Jail stay

A 24-year-old Auburn man who was being incarcerated at North Auburn’s Placer County Jail has died. According to the Placer County Sheriff’s Office, Anthony David Skeat ...

Reader input: Animals, too, feel the pain of mortality

This is about critters, the wildlife we co habituate with and how it affects us as humans. My experience of 20 years, observing, videotaping and documenting, leads me to believe wi ...

British sailor dies during America's Cup practice in San Francisco Bay

SAN FRANCISCO — A 72-foot-long Swedish sailboat capsized Thursday in San Francisco Bay while practicing for the upcoming America's Cup races, killing an Olympic gold meda ...

California exotic animal park lion kills Washington intern

  DUNLAP, Calif. (AP) — The Seattle-area intern fatally mauled by a lion at a Central California exotic animal park loved lions and tigers since childhood, "was ...

Police: Hotel altercation sparked Vegas shooting

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Bullets were flying from a black Range Rover at a gray Maserati as the vehicles raced toward a red light on the Las Vegas Strip. Beneath the neon lights, ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Cigarettes to be banned in Auburn parks?; school superintendent to retire and skier death at Squaw Valley

  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 w ...

Stabbing victim remembered in impromptu gathering at Auburn park

There were tears and sorrowful hugs at an impromptu sunset gathering at an Auburn park to remember stabbing victim Matthew Steele. But there was also fond laughter, fond remembran ...

Reader Input: Death of talented man deeply felt

I am writing with respect to the Auburn Journal article reporting on the apparent murder of Auburn resident Matt Steele in Placerville yesterday (“Auburn man dead after stabb ...

Sheriff's office: Officer in Galt shot and killed

  GALT (AP) — A police officer in the Sacramento County city of Galt was shot and killed Tuesday after responding to a report of a burglary, authorities said. &n ...