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Fall weather expected next week

The coming work week is bringing with it the feel of crisp fall days and the chance of much needed showers. With the potential for rain slated for Monday and Tuesday, meteorologis ...

Forecast for flakes can’t daunt Auburn Festival of Lights organizers

  An Alaskan blast of icy air is forecast to bring 4 to 10 inches of snow to Auburn overnight Friday but Festival of Lights Parade organizers are still moving ahead with plan ...

With Tahoe powder days ahead, expert urges skier safety

  With a weekend storm system expected to bring several feet of snow to the Sierra this weekend, Lel Tone, a veteran ski patroller at Squaw Valley in Placer County, said skie ...

Paltry turnout forecast for Placer County election Tuesday

AUBURN CA - Most Placer County voters could be greeting Tuesday?s election with a big yawn, projections from elections chief Jim McCauley are suggesting. If McCauley?s projection t ...

Be it supernatural or meteorological, Sierra winter forecast looks wet, wild

Batten down the hatches and get the skis out early. Forecasters in both the natural and supernatural world are predicting Auburn and the Sierra are in for a wet, snowy and possibly ...

Santa’s sleigh gets “all-clear” for landing in Auburn from weather bureau

Rudolph and his nose so bright can take a hay break when Santa and his sleigh fly into the Auburn area overnight Christmas Eve. The National Weather Service is forecasting excelle ...

Auburn enjoys calm before weekend storms

Deep, blue, winter skies and fluffy clouds sailing high overhead made for a great day Thursday to be outside and enjoying Mother Nature in the Auburn area. But those skies should ...

First rain promises slick roads

With the first rainfall of the season threatening to arrive in the foothills late Friday afternoon, the California Highway Patrol is advising motorists to slow down and take some e ...