John Ruffcorn

Website looks at Auburn’s crime, traffic

Did you ever want to know what the Auburn Police Department is responding to on a daily basis? Now you can find out just by visiting a website. Toward the end of August the dep ...

44-year-old arrested on sex charges

Auburn police arrested a 44-year-old man Friday for sending naked pictures to an Auburn teen. Pine Grove resident Charles Wayne Burghy, 44, allegedly got the 16-year-old boy’s ph ...

Drug bust in Old Town Auburn

Auburn Police arrested three males in connection with drugs and burglary in Old Town Auburn Monday afternoon. Officers received a call around 2 p.m., according to Chris Forman, t ...

Motorcyclist injured in Auburn crash

A 62-year-old man was taken to the hospital after he reportedly crashed his motorcycle in Auburn Tuesday afternoon. David Tracy was taken via ambulance to Sutter Auburn Faith Hos ...

Shots fired in Auburn

Some Mikkelsen Drive area residents awoke to the sounds of gunfire early Wednesday morning as police were reportedly shooting at a car headed straight toward officers. Auburn Pol ...

Volunteers enforcing Auburn parking

Volunteers are now working to promote parking enforcement in the city of Auburn. A group of six Auburn Police Department volunteers began their routes through the city Monday, mar ...

Flawless Amgen for Auburn

City officials want the chance to host the Amgen Tour of California again in the future. “We made a big leap (Sunday) by proving the business community, citizens and local gover ...

Thousands turn out for Tour of California’s spin through Auburn

Excitement hung in the air in the hours leading up to 128 bicyclists zooming through Auburn and the awe lasted throughout the day long after the world-class riders pedaled on to th ...

Auburn mom arrested for leaving 2-year-old with possible drug users

An Auburn mother was arrested for allegedly leaving her child in a marijuana smoke-filled motel room. Katherine Ennis-Sartain, 25, remained jailed Wednesday in Placer County on a ...

Race poses little problem for Auburn

Televised attention and road closures are coming to Auburn with the Amgen Tour of California. The tour will race through the city on May 16, and several roads will be affected. T ...