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Noon Hour Update: Auburn home destroyed by fire; Auburn witch; Fall Home Show; ‘Ghost train’ in the canyon and Friday night football

Welcome to the Auburn Journal’s “Noon Hour Update,” where we’ll present you with stories and updates on what’s going on in the news and what we’ ...

Noon Hour Update: Search continues for missing man; house fire update; gluten-free diets and homemade jams

Welcome to the Auburn Journal’s “Noon Hour Update,” where we’ll present you with stories and updates on what’s going on in the news and what we&rsqu ...

Noon Hour Update: Dangerous crosswalk near school, catching up with Crystal Costa; PCWA reaches water deal and county infrastructure

Welcome to the Auburn Journal’s “Noon Hour Update,” where we’ll present you with stories and updates on what’s going on in the news and what we’ ...

Fire destroys Penryn house, closes UP tracks

AUBURN CA - Fire engulfed a Penryn house Thursday night, forcing temporary closure of an adjacent stretch of Union Pacific Railroad tracks between Newcastle and Loomis. Penryn Fire ...

Eastern Placer County home destroyed by fire

A house in the Alpine Meadows subdivision about five miles east of Colfax was destroyed by fire Wednesday noon. According to Cal Fire Battalion Chief Doug Rinella, a neighbor acros ...

Colfax home destroyed in morning fire

A fire that destroyed a Colfax home Tuesday morning is under investigation by Cal Fire. According to Cal Fire Battalion Chief Doug Pinella, the fire was reported at 6:08 a.m. A tot ...

Family and pets escape Loomis home blaze

It had a fresh coat of paint, a remodeled kitchen and a new roof that was just about finished. Now the DuBois family will have to rebuild after fire gutted their Loomis home of 11 ...

Newcastle house fire cause remains a mystery

The cause of a fire that heavily damaged a vacant Newcastle house is now being described as “undetermined.” The fire was initially investigated as suspicious but Newcastle Fir ...

Firefighters respond to Rocklin house fire

Rocklin Firefighters are still investigating the cause of a house fire that occurred approximately 1:13 p.m. Wednesday on Slate Court in Rocklin. According to Rocklin Fire Battali ...

Firefighters are fast, effective

I came home this morning after grocery shopping to find firetrucks in our neighborhood near our house. One of my neighbors told me it was a house fire and that everyone was OK (Jou ...

Cause of house fire unknown

The cause of the house fire that took the life of a 75-year-old Penryn man remained under investigation Monday. Early Sunday morning, the blaze consumed Helmut and Gretel Heinrich ...

Deputies find suspected meth at burnt Auburn home

Placer County Sheriff’s deputies found suspected methamphetamine at an Auburn home that partially burned last week and was featured on the front page of the Auburn Journal. In ...

Investigators still searching for cause of house fire

The cause of a Grass Valley house fire that resulted in the loss of a family pet remains under investigation. Nevada County officials are still trying to find out why a Creek Vie ...

Fire victim offers heartfelt thanks for benefit

On Saturday, July 19, a benefit was held on my behalf after having lost my home in a fire on July 3. This is a heartfelt thank you going out to all those kind, caring people and ...