Echo Valley Ranch

Echo Valley Ranch earns top ag award

Echo Valley Ranch will be honored May 11 with the Friend of Agriculture award at the State of the Community Dinner. In Auburn since 1980, the feed store has become much more than a ...

Things to Do, Dec. 2-10

Friday, Dec. 2 The NOON Program, a community outreach program provided by the Auburn Friends of the Library, takes place from noon to 1 p.m. at the Placer County Library, 350 Nevad ...

County fairs in jeopardy

County fairs are in the bull’s eye as the state looks for ways to cut the budget. Gov. Jerry Brown’s proposal to eliminate the $32 million funding for 2012 could put 29 fairs ...

Iraq war veteran Upps his game

With a last name like Upp a person can’t help but keep their head high. Auburn resident David Upp is just that kind of guy. Serving in the United States Army for six years, and d ...

Familiar Faces: Greg Kimler — Echo Valley Ranch

Q. How long have you been the owner of Echo Valley Ranch? A. I took it over from my dad in 1998. He was the owner in Auburn since 1980. Q. Where did you grow up? A. I grew up ...

No home for elderly horses

Horses are being abandoned daily as a result of tough economic times. Niña Clark, founder and director of Horses Honor, an Auburn horse rescue organization, said she receives cal ...