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Noon Hour Update: Sheriff's Association lawsuit; garbage fees; solar schools and bear hunting

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're working on for our Wednesday edit ...

Colfax woman arrested on elder abuse charges

A Colfax woman turned herself into the Auburn Police Department Monday on charges of elder abuse.  On April 17 a victim reported to the Auburn Police Department that she found ...

Woman who allegedly cashed elderly client’s fake check back in court

An Auburn woman charged with elder abuse will face the court again in February with some new charges. Sherri Selena Shifflett, 42, was scheduled for a preliminary hearing Wednesda ...

Alleged fraudulent check casher held on $200,000 bail

An Auburn woman arrested for elder abuse is still in jail after allegedly fraudulently cashing one of her housekeeping client’s checks. Now, Auburn police say there could be mor ...

Back on course after $700,000 theft

At a vulnerable time in his life, Jerry Williams helped a young man who cried out for assistance. The willingness to help that youth, who Williams had coached in high school, end ...

Lawsuit not the first for Horizon West

Colonial Healthcare of Auburn’s third AA citation adds to a series of other legal proceedings involving the facility and its owner, Horizon West Healthcare, Inc., based in Rockli ...

Some residents say Auburn care facility provides good care

Area residents are worried about the fate of a local residential care facility that faces the possibility of losing its license. “So far I haven’t seen any negligence on thei ...