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Placer County Gold Rush ghost town gets its identity back

Virginiatown has its historical mojo back. Sometime before the damage and theft was discovered in early July, someone had apparently chiseled the mortar underneath Virginiatown&rs ...

Placer Gold Rush ghost town loses marker to theft

A funny thing happened to Kurteous Maximus on his way to an E Clampus Vitus meeting in the rural area between Lincoln and Auburn. Taking a side road to the meeting hall, Kurteous ...

Media Life: It's been a wondrous, Auburncentric 2012 Media Life

  AUBURN CA - In the spirit of end-of-the-year clip shows, Media Life takes a look back at the highlights and lowlights of 2012:  Proud centenarian The Mountain Quarri ...