Labor Day

Labor Day focus is fun in the sun

Labor Day is a celebration of the American labor movement and is dedicated to the social and economic achievements of workers. But it’s really about getting away and having ...

CHP steps up DUI patrols for Labor Day weekend

As the nation readies for Labor Day weekend, the California Highway Patrol reminds motorists to be safe on the roadways. The final three-day weekend of the summer travel season is ...

Placer unemployment at 9.6 percent in July

On Monday while many people enjoyed a day of relaxation, Bryan McCallister bustled around behind the bar and in the kitchen of Little Belgium Deli. Little Belgium Deli was open on ...

Noon Hour Update: Common Core education standards; Sierra’s Emergency Fund; Labor Day law enforcement and ARD race

Welcome to the Auburn Journal’s “Noon Hour Update,” where we’ll present you with stories and updates on what’s going on in the news and what we’ ...

Labor Day bringing more staycations than travel

One agency says travel will be down this holiday weekend, and some local residents said if they do have plans, they aren’t going far. According to Cynthia Harris, spokeswoman for ...

Holiday meant more DUI arrests

Local law enforcement agencies made more Labor Day DUI arrests than last year in Placer County. The Placer County “Avoid the 7” campaign took place from Aug. 20 to Sept. 6. T ...

Holiday travel means DUI enforcement

Local law enforcement agencies are reminding residents to keep safe driving practices in mind this Labor Day weekend. According to AAA, 3.5 million Californians will be on the roa ...