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Community backs its youth

I recently attended the Junior Livestock Auction at the Gold Country Fair and once again the businesses and residents of the greater Auburn area were there to support the youth who ...

Your livestock buys welcomed

The Gold Country Fair Junior Livestock Auction Committee and the local 4-H, FFA and Independent livestock exhibitors would like to give a huge thank you to the 2011 Gold Country Fa ...

Auburn ready to get ‘Ag-cited’ at the Gold Country Fair

Are you ready for your annual dose of cotton candy, scream-evoking rides and farm animals? The Gold Country Fair is coming to town. Although, like many other organizations, the fa ...

Gorba corrals talent with passion

Sunny Gorba knows about the pageantry and precision it takes to compete in horse shows. But the 11-year-old Weimar Hills student would rather get her boots dirty and rope a calf. ...

Fair brings fun for whole family

Cotton candy, funnel cake, animals and screams of excitement drifting from thrilling rides. Sound familiar? The Gold Country Fair is back in town. The fair opens its doors at 4 p.m ...

A sea of pink slips

The delivery of pink slips by Auburn-area school districts has parents, teachers and students nervous about the future of education. Dave Horsey, superintendent of Placer Union Hi ...

Future Farmers help students look ahead

For more than 80 years the FFA club at Placer High School has been educating, and training students with the skills they need for a successful future. Almost 300 students or 25 pe ...

Placer High helps fire victims

In their own wacky, original way, Placer High students and staff did what they could Tuesday to raise funds for victims of the 49 Fire. A fundraiser hosted by the school’s lead ...