Douglas Van Howd

New statue to represent local Nisenan

Those who visit Central Square could see a new addition by fall. On Monday night the Auburn City Council approved a life-sized statue for one of the three pedestals in Central Squ ...

Council raises sewer rates, discusses regional plan

City of Auburn sewer rate payers can expect a higher bill with the new fiscal year. The Auburn City Council voted 3-1 Monday night to increase rates by $2 a month. Some council me ...

Auburn’s art offerings and memories

Art is a holiday gift that can be deeply sentimental and unique for those giving and receiving. On Friday several Auburn artists talked about some of their most memorable creation ...

40-acre industrial park foreclosure a false alarm

City officials say a 40-acre piece of land at the Auburn Airport industrial park listed in pre-foreclosure is an error. The foreclosure trustee company that placed the listing, As ...

Hospital funds raised through ball

On Sept. 30 residents have a chance to support Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital. The Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital Foundation is hosting a sponsor party for past and new sponsors of it ...

Robie monument a possibility in Auburn

A local man is hoping to represent endurance athlete Wendell Robie in a new piece of community artwork. But where a proposed statue immortalizing the Tevis Cup founder will go is ...

Central Square: Vision taking shape

The future of Central Square’s art pieces is still foggy, according to the Streetscape History and Art Advisory Committee. The committee met Thursday night and decided to sugges ...

Our View: Dear Santa: All we want is a stronger economy

The calendar is winding down and Santa is detailing his sleigh for his nighttime flight. His elves are working overtime in their workshop to deliver all sorts of toys for good litt ...