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Auburn Recreation District mulls Lake Clementine power plant opposition

The Auburn Recreation District will weigh the pros and cons of opposing a hydroelectric plant proposed by a Canadian company for Lake Clementine at the North Fork Dam. The idea of ...

ARD board votes to begin environmental review of pump track

The Auburn Recreation District board of directors voted Thursday night to begin a legally required environmental analysis on a proposed bike pump  ...

Recreation District board rejects smoking ban in Auburn parks

  Smokers will be able to keep lighting up in most Auburn parks following the Auburn Recreation District board’s rejection of an attempt to ban cigarette use. Director ...

Reader Input: Ferris an asset to ARD board

I want to give my enthusiastic endorsement for Jim Ferris for Auburn Recreation District (ARD) Board and urge your vote for Jim on Election Day. I have worked with Jim and got to ...

Three incumbents, one newcomer in Auburn Recreation District election race

AUBURN CA - Three familiar faces to voters and a political newcomer are vying for a trio of seats on the Auburn Recreation District board. The parks and recreation district covers ...

Auburn’s calendar Bad Boys ordered to cover up

Auburn’s Bad Boys calendar crew is being given orders to cover up. The possibility of implied nudity in a comical calendar featuring some notable Auburn residents has been repla ...

Auburn “Bad Boys” calendar fundraiser aims for potentially risqué laughs

Auburn-area men are posing for a fund-raising calendar. And the mystery for now is how far will they go. The “Full Bounty of Placer County – The Bad Boys of Auburn” calenda ...

Media Life: World’s tallest dog Gibson battling cancer

Sad news coming out of Grass Valley. Or maybe a tail-wagging tale of hope and courage. Gibson, the Guinness Book of World Records-certified world’s tallest dog, has lost a leg t ...