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Placer, Colfax girls capture PVL basketball wins

Colfax 44, Lincoln 37 Big plays by Kyra Heimann, Taylor Avilla and Kaylee Bauer helped the Falcons pull off a conference rebound Tuesday. Colfax (5-1 PVL, 15-8 overall) dropped it ...

SHOWDOWN LOOMING: Placer girls trample Lincoln 49-26 to set up undefeated showdown with Colfax

Friday’s prep girls basketball game between host Placer and Colfax wouldn’t be bigger if Michael Buffer himself agreed to do the introductions. None needed. Since Pla ...

Annexation: reoccurring conversation

The seeds of another annexation effort are beginning to gestate in Auburn as city leaders publicly discuss the first steps of the process. And while the idea is not a new one, at ...

Reader Input: Stop the sham and fix the dam!

The Nevada Irrigation District (NID) provides a dependable, quality water supply to about 25,000 homes, farms, and businesses in Nevada County and Placer County. It strives to be ...

Placer boys down Lincoln 75-63 to open PVL play

Earl Crabbe Gymnasium was rocking Thursday for the Pioneer Valley League basketball opener. And the Placer boys were rolling. The Hillmen pulled away late before a boisterous hom ...

PVL basketball preview: Placer girls could win it all

A year ago the Bear River Bruins went wire-to-wire in winning the Pioneer Valley League girls basketball championship. Led by a talented senior-laden line-up, the Bruins went 9-1 i ...

PVL basketball preview: Boys race is wide open

Which boys basketball team will rule the Pioneer Valley League? Placer coach Mark Lee likes Foothill. Lincoln’s Robert Ash likes Placer and Foothill’s Drew Hibbs likes ...

Mammoth sewer pipeline project approaches North Auburn

A giant pipeline designed to work like a small, encased river to flow wastewater from North Auburn to Lincoln has reached the outskirts of Auburn. Heavy equipment on Monday was di ...

Cigarette butts a drain on nature

Rain flushes water toward storm drains and eventually into nearby waterways. And while it seems routine enough to those of us walking beneath our umbrellas, environmental expe ...

All Those Years Ago ... from the pages of the Auburn Journal, Nov. 19 and 26, 1964

Thieves believe in signs – even the big ones Disappearance of the 500 pound slab of redwood that has served as the signboard at the entrance to Squaw Valley State Park sinc ...