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Rail history quirks and foibles aired in Auburn

Auburn’s connections to some big moments in history got their due Friday in a dual presentation revolving around building of the Central Pacific Railroad through Placer Count ...

New Placer County library strategy includes growing shift to digital formats

  Making hours more convenient for working people and staying on top of rapid-fire changes in technology to better serve library patrons more apt to fire up a Kindle than cra ...

Auburn looks for ways to cool the sizzle

  Auburn is trying to stay cool in a triple-digit heat wave that is now predicted to stay sizzling through the Fourth of July. The National Weather Service is forecasti ...

Reader input: Many ways to support library

Celebrate National Library Week, April 14-20, by using — and helping — your public library. Get a library card and enjoy its privileges — check out movies, books, ...

Placer County’s $730-million spending plan closer to reality

AUBURN CA - Placer County supervisors moved a step closer Tuesday to adopting a budget for the 2012-13 fiscal year. The Board of Supervisors also made one of its smaller expenditur ...