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Placer library checking out new ways to balance books

AUBURN CA - More self-check-out machines, greater reliance on volunteers and a closer look at potential grants are some of the ways Placer County library is attempting to trim an e ...

Noon Hour Update: Placer County Board of Supervisors, German Exchange students and a new cook book

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're working on for our Wednesday edit ...

Art, AIDS activist Marjorie Blodgett to be remembered at tribute

A tribute to longtime community activist Marjorie Weiss Blodgett will take place Sept. 25 at the Auburn Art Center. Blodgett, 88, died Aug. 19 at the Sienna Care facility followin ...

Music good; return sleeve

We have been attending the concerts at the library for many years. The music is always first-quality and the sound is great. It is nice to see people, young and old, enjoying the c ...

Program provides literacy, confidence for Placer County adults

The Placer Adult Literacy Service is a free Auburn-based, confidential program that offers one-on-one volunteer coaches for Placer County adults who want to improve their reading s ...

Help out your library now

My love affair with the written word started at home with my mom reading to me but came to full flower at the local library. As a kid, I spent countless hours there, lost in Nanc ...