Endurance Capital of the World

How much longer can we endure endurance theme?

If Saturday’s get-out-and-explore weather didn’t remind you that Auburn is at the center of an outdoors paradise, the buzz around town certainly confirmed it. From the cars p ...

City staff and council prudently shepherd budget

As I mentioned in my last report to you, the City of Auburn is in relatively good economic health compared to some of the other cities in Placer County. We have prudently put funds ...

Shop owner handles Cool Mountain Bike Race

Editor’s note: This is one in a series of community portraits published in this space Fridays. Auburn’s Lisa Kodl is somewhat of a rarity. Kodl is sole owner of Auburn Bike ...

Kicking up ideas for Auburn

You may say they’re a dreamer. But with the economy tanking and communities like Auburn from one side of the nation to the other looking for ways to promote themselves and bring ...

Our View: Endurance connection between Armstrong, Auburn is natural fit

The following is an open letter to cyclist Lance Armstrong, who has been reported to be joining the Tour of California ride in February. Dear Lance Armstrong: When the word star ...

New trail will only enhance Auburn’s outdoors appeal

As the Endurance Capital of the World, the city has adopted the motto, All trails lead to Auburn. Now, with construction set to start on the new North Fork Trail, Auburn can plo ...