gold

Auburn “Roadshow” event attracts gold, silver sellers

Auburn’s Rosalie Armbruster was able to cash in on escalating precious metal prices Monday. Armbruster brought a small treasure-trove of silver, including sterling silver spoons ...

Modern gold rush in the Gold Country: Weighing the options to sell

Gold’s bull run is on. And with the possibility of the gold-market bubble bursting on a price that is now hovering around $1,400 an ounce, hoarders are turning into sellers in A ...

Time to help a local couple

On April 1, Back Country in Old Town Auburn was robbed by someone digging through the brick wall and cutting into the safe (Journal, April 22). The alarm didn’t go off, wires wer ...

Media Life: Auburn’s mystery Olympian served as U.S. ambassador to South Africa in 1970s

With the Winter Olympic Games heading into the homestretch in Vancouver, it’s a good time to talk about Auburn’s little-known Olympian. By most counts, Auburn would have three ...

Public outcry tables square name change

The Auburn Urban Development Commission will hold off on plans for Auburn’s Central Square after close to 50 residents showed up to a public meeting Monday night to share their d ...

The rush of gold

COLOMA — There’s still gold in California’s Sierra Nevada foothills, and a new rush is under way to find it. Not since the Great Depression have so many hard-luck people bee ...