john knox

Auburn’s past a tale of vitality, survival

There are eight million stories in the naked city ... and a handful of pretty cool ones right here in Auburn. Then again, stories abound in a town with a rich history such as our ...

Media Life: Auburn’s rich history subject of new book

Want a peek at the first-known image of Auburn? It’s a drawing by a fellow named Thomas Armstrong done in 1851. Nothing but a few wooden buildings and a denuded hillside. An ...

Media Life: Missing link to Auburn pioneer unearthed in cemetery

It’s hard not to escape the legacy early Auburn resident Bernhard Bernhard left on the area. The German-born farmer’s family name is on a complex of 19th century buildings off ...