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Media Life: Placer County products are Emmy nominees for “Deadliest Catch”

“Deadliest Catch” has netted another Emmy nomination for cinematography, which means Placer County products Todd and Doug Stanley are up for a second win. The brothers – Tod ...

Media Life:Auburn’s Allen Kemp part of Rick Nelson, New Riders of Purple Sage bands

Sometimes people are so far removed from past fame that it takes a factoid or two buried deep on the obituary page to provide a glimpse into a life lived in a larger arena than Aub ...

Media Life: Auburn artist Martin Ramirez poised to extend reach to Europe

The arc of Martin Ramirez’s art is continuing to soar, with an exhibition at a major European museum next year bringing his genius to an even wider audience. An absorbing mélan ...

Media Life: Auburn about to take a walk on the wool side

Expect a plethora of celebrity sightings Thursday when the Art Walk returns to Auburn. Placer School for Adults’ advanced knitting class will be showing off 25 knitted celebriti ...

Media Life:King on TV, Buzz on radio, music in the summer air

The network TV lineups for the fall season are set and CBS has passed on “Happiness Isn’t Everything,” a comedy that held the promise of giving actor and Cool-area rancher Pe ...

Placer County healthcare worker fifth probable Sacramento County swine flu case

A Sacramento County resident who works in Placer County has been identified as the fifth probable swine flu case in that county. Dr. Glennah Trochet, Sacramento County public heal ...

Media Life: CBS comedy series could be in actor Perry King’s cards

Cool-area cattleman Perry King’s “other” job as an actor is getting a whole lot more interesting – just as his local effort with “Experience El Dorado” is set for lifto ...

Make like the Fonz to fight the swine flu

Handshakes are on their way out as swine flu concerns mount. At least temporarily. Instead, health-conscious Placer County residents may want to channel their inner Fonz. A thumb ...

Diverse North Auburn neighborhood, diverse views on swine flu

Walk through the Auburn Greens neighborhood in North Auburn and you’re liable to hear people greeting each other in both Spanish and English. A neatly landscaped community of fo ...

Media Life:Ex-Auburnite poised to release a flurry of new movie titles

Former Auburn resident Gareth Smith’s work will be the first thing you see on the movie screen in a string of films that are poised for release over the next few months. Smith, ...