earthquake

Auburn taco eatery aids Claire’s Haiti orphanage

Maria Moreno’s hands worked double-speed in her Auburn restaurant chopping meat and heating tortillas. But today was far from a normal work day. Instead, it was her labor of love ...

Auburn plays role in helping Haiti

Disasters can bring out the best and worst in people. In the greater Auburn area, the earthquake and tragedy unfolding in Haiti has brought out the best in our residents. You, too ...

Auburn’s rescued Miracle Kid arrives from Haiti

SACRAMENTO – Claire, Auburn’s Miracle Kid, arrived from Haiti on Thursday to a joyfully tumultuous, emotional reception. A 7-year-old Haitian orphan had been adopted by an Aubu ...

From earthquake to Auburn: Rescued 7-year-old Haitian orphan coming home

Claire, a 7-year-old orphan rescued from the devastation of Haiti with the help of billionaire Ted Turner, is on her way to a new home in Auburn. The girl flew out of the Port-au- ...

How to help Haiti

In response to the ongoing crisis in Haiti, the Auburn Journal will be listing ways to help in our print edition and online at Auburnjournal.com. Please send information about your ...

Auburn steps up to help Haiti quake victims

Just four months removed from a devastating fire in Auburn, the tragedy of Haiti’s earthquake is sending strong shockwaves through the Placer County community. Organizations lik ...

County prepares for big one at Tahoe

Scientists say the Lake Tahoe area is overdue for a major earthquake. But a quake won’t catch Placer County flat-footed. It’s something the county’s emergency services divis ...
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