Dr. Bill Kirby

Auburn council breaks tradition, votes Kevin Hanley as mayor

  Kevin Hanley’s election as Auburn’s mayor goes against tradition, but the City Council decided in a 4-1 vote Monday that it’s best for the city for him to ...

Mail-in votes to play large part in deciding Auburn Council race

If there’s one thing the three Auburn City Council candidates agree on, it’s that there is still a long way to go until the winners of two seats will be determined. El ...

Kirby leading, Nesbitt, Moffat too close to call in Auburn Council race

With 100 percent of the precincts reporting, incumbent Dr. Bill Kirby and challenger Gary Moffat are in line for the two available Auburn City Council seats. Kirby had the most vo ...

Barbs fly over late donation

An Auburn City Council race that has featured several heated exchanges got its latest dose of verbal fireworks on Friday when Gary Moffat was critical of Dr. Bill Kirby receiving a ...

Kirby dedicated to community

We are writing this letter on behalf of Bill Kirby for City Council. As long-time citizens of Auburn, we have come to admire and respect Dr. Kirby for his contributions to the comm ...

Our View: Kirby, Nesbitt have earned council terms

Watch a video (attached) of what Auburn city council candidates say what they think Auburn residents need the most and how they plan to address it. When it comes to Auburn’s ...

Locals react to controversial press policies of nation's top politicians

Local politicians and members of the media are reacting to the recent revelation of controversial press policies maintained by some of the nation?s most high-profile politicians. ...

Locals ask Sheriff to investigate President

A group of local residents say they have reason to believe the social security card and birth certificate of President Barack Obama are forgeries. They met with Placer County Sher ...

No proof exists of Measure A savings

Proponents of the Auburn charter say it will save money. What they won’t say is that they can’t prove it. Take it from me, the city’s elections official and elected city cler ...

Sewer consultants earn top pay among city’s consultants

The City of Auburn has paid consultants $194,812 since July 2011, while last year the State of California divvied out more than $146 million dollars to consultants. Auburn City M ...

Locals react to Proposition 8 being declared unconstitutional

A decision made by the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals Tuesday, declaring Proposition 8 unconstitutional, is causing controversy among local residents. Some local leaders say the co ...

Congress flunks with locals

As lawmakers returned to work Tuesday, Auburn-area residents across the political spectrum sounded off on a recent poll that found Congress has an all time low approval rating. An ...

Nesbitt and Hanley will split term as Auburn Mayor

Auburn City Council Member Keith Nesbitt took over the reins as mayor of Auburn Monday night and made the surprising announcement that Council Member Kevin Hanley would serve out t ...

Auburn changes mayor Monday

Mayor Dr. Bill Kirby will pass the gavel to council member Keith Nesbitt at a special session of the Auburn City Council Monday night. Kirby will end his term as mayor in the off ...

Auburn Salvation Army serves gourmet meal for all

Anyone looking for food or fellowship this Thanksgiving can share a bounty of both at the Community Thanksgiving Dinner being hosted by Auburn Salvation Army Thursday. Angela Att ...