Holiday

AAA: Christmas travel on the increase

Californians are upping their holiday travel, with 12.2 million people estimated by AAA Northern California to be hitting the road – or airport – over Christmas and New ...

So many ways to make the most of the season

If you are one of the handful of Auburn residents who missed this year’s light parade, have no fear. There is plenty more holiday merry-making to be had. Some events are for ...

Veterinarians: Watch your pets this holiday season

“He poisoned himself. I can’t tell you where this is going to go,” Dr. Rich Jackson explained to the owner of a bouncy Belgian sheperd named Max at the Animal Med ...

Police arrest 36 for DUI in Placer County around New Year’s holiday

  Placer County law enforcement agencies arrested at least 36 people for driving under the influence between New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day, according to the m ...

Taffy pull, grizzly bear steaks marked Auburn’s first Christmas

  Much has changed since the first recorded celebration of Christmas in Auburn, 163 years ago. A day off to eat, drink and be merry in the company of others is one cultural ...

Our View: Be generous with your giving spirit

This time of year is a busy one. We’ve got gift lists on our minds, travel plans, hosting arrangements, holiday lights to put up and the list goes on and on. But for some of ...