local heroes

Auburn council race too close to call

With early votes trickling in, candidates for Auburn City Council gathered with supporters to track their respective rise to elected office Tuesday night. Energy and optimism were ...

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 ...

In Auburn, first-responders are on a roll

A hamburger at an Auburn fast-food restaurant has been dedicated to local firefighters and their ongoing service to the community. Lisa Swisely, owner of Local Heroes, said she le ...

Veggie burgers let everyone in on the bun

With National Cheeseburger Day barely behind us and our own BurgerQuest kicking off this week, it’s time we gave the vegetarians among us some equal time. The “veggie ...

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 ...