Elm Avenue

Our View: Rollover rekindles the dangers of driving

Last Friday’s rollover on Interstate 80 in Auburn raised several talking points when it comes to teenagers and getting behind the wheel. But the most important of the bunch is te ...

Eight injured in vehicle rollover in Auburn

UPDATE 3:06 P.M. SEPT. 14 -- Eight Placer High School students have been injured after a Chevrolet Trailblazer rolled over Friday afternoon on eastbound Interstate 80 at Elm A ...

Car of dragons draws crowd in Auburn parking lot

It’s not every day you see a metal dragon in an Auburn parking lot. So it was understandable when shoppers in the Auburn Town Center located off Elm Avenue stopped, gawked, and ...

Community Portrait: Busy gadfly Jimmy Wall makes Auburn a better place

Jimmy Wall, age 58, is officially an Auburn local, born in the old Highlands Hospital and living in the town he loves his entire life. Wall is a man about town, and he walks everyw ...

Our View: McCaulou’s a sign of Auburn’s economic revival

Auburn is a great place to do business, and one of the Bay Area’s best-kept secrets soon will get the opportunity to discover that first-hand. In the process, the rest of the Au ...

One sign could save thousands

This morning, Thursday, Sept. 23, I was driving on Auburn Ravine Road behind the Grocery Outlet, and once again a semi-truck trying to exit out of the parking lot onto Auburn Ravin ...

Man charged with attempted robbery

A man charged with attempted robbery remained jailed Monday after he allegedly threatened a young man on an Auburn freeway overpass. At about 8:57 p.m. Friday, the Auburn Police ...

Gottschalk return great news for Auburn, shoppers

Welcome back, Gottschalks. This week’s startling announcement that the defunct department store chain will rise from the ashes of bankruptcy should have Auburn shoppers dancing ...

Another View: Costco" Wal-Mart" Consider ‘other’ options, poll says

The votes are in and, well, it’s a split decision on what consumers want on the Bohemia Retail project property off Highway 49 in North Auburn. In a highly unscientific, weeklon ...

Time for state, county to look at freeway ramps

Placer County opened the Sunset Boulevard overpass Sunday afternoon, culminating a year-long project to improve traffic safety and congestion along the Highway 65 corridor connecti ...