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Winterfest a great success

The annual Colfax Christmas Winter Festival has come and gone and what a great day and evening it was in every aspect. Twenty-four vendors filled the venue behind the Colfax Junc ...

Publications have new office, general manager

The Auburn Trader has moved to a new location on Highway 49, a few doors up the street from its former location. The new address is 1115 Grass Valley Highway, with the office loca ...

Lost anaconda has neighbors ‘scared to death’

A peculiar pet is scaring neighbors on Combie Road in Meadow Vista. On Monday, Ron and Lisa Fifield spotted a flier notifying residents of a missing pet anaconda. According to the ...

Fire safety ordinance possible?

A fuel break project continued Monday in an area devastated by last year’s 49 Fire. The residents of the Creekside Place neighborhood, part of the area that lost 63 homes in Augu ...

Concrete company cares

I would also like to go on record supporting the Livingston Concrete batch plant near Auburn. Having served the regional business community since 1985 and having known the princip ...

Auburn tech company sues Nevada County over trade secrets

AtPac, a technology company that moved to Auburn from Grass Valley in November, is suing Nevada County over what it describes as unauthorized disclosure of proprietary information. ...

Program assists ailing homeless

Auburn homeless residents who have been hospitalized and discharged won’t have to camp out while recuperating, thanks to a new program. The Placer County Interim Care Program p ...

Recession spurs sales of used books as residents turn more to reading

Auburn readers looking to save some cash are searching for cheap entertainment, and are finding it at local used bookstores. James Van Eaton, owner and manager of Winston Smith Bo ...

Cruise Nite pays tribute to 9/11

Auburn Cruise Nite’s last show of the season will be a combination of celebration and remembrance tonight as the event concludes its 25th anniversary season and remembers the liv ...

Couple opens home for all things Harley-Davidson

For the Lujans, the 11-year vacation is over — and the Harley-Davidson motorcycle community couldn’t be happier. A fixture in local motorcycle circles, and the previous owner ...