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Low wage earners could see pay boost

A slew of new laws were introduced Monday after lawmakers were sworn into office, and among them was legislation to increase the state’s minimum wage. Senate Bill 3, introdu ...

Local Heroes gets professional help

Burger lovers are going to be noticing some major changes when it comes to one Downtown Auburn restaurant’s popular specialty. Auburn’s own Local Heroes is getting som ...

Bike accident smashes frozen-yogurt shop window

A teen’s out-of-control bicycle smashed the window of Tango Frozen Yogurt in Downtown Auburn’s Central Square. Lt. Victor Pecoraro of the Auburn Police Department said ...

Auburn shoppers converge on stores for post-Christmas gift-card shopping

  Christmas has become the season that just keeps on giving as shoppers throng to Auburn area stores this weekend with one of the hottest holiday presents of the season &ndas ...

Reader Input: Hats off to the helpful folks

Auburn is a wonderful city with many options of activities for area families. For the past four years, the Auburn Summer Movies Nights committee has hosted free movies at Central ...

Claude Chana gets a sweater

It may be the work of a nationwide “yarn bombing” fad, the latest piece of an international scavenger hunt or both, but the Claude Chana statue in Old Town received a c ...

Reader Input: PHS Grad Night a huge success

Thank you for supporting Placer High School Grad Night Alive! Saturday night, June 8, after graduation, 241 graduates attended an all-night event at ARD. Our goal for the eveni ...

Pink slime burger-meat debate oozes into Auburn

AUBURN CA - The “pink slime” debate has oozed into Auburn. Concerns about ground beef laced with ammonia-treated filler dubbed “pink slime” by critics has gone viral over ...