jim northey

Auburn buzzing in anticipation as Amgen start grows close

Amgen Tour of California fever is hitting Auburn hard. With the Amgen Tour of California cycling race’s Stage 3 start in Auburn Tuesday, residents like Joe Hernandez are finding ...

Lance Armstrong in Auburn? Amgen signs say no. Rumors, maybe

Cycling superstar Lance Armstrong was a big draw last year as the Amgen Tour of California raced through Auburn. From the saga of his stolen bike to his storied support for fellow ...

Auburn’s place on Amgen Tour of California route holds promise

Auburn’s place on the Amgen Tour of California route between Nevada City and Sacramento is a definite maybe. But the status of that “maybe” is shrinking as cyclists connecte ...