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Media Life: Sierra’s 1957 lost Lockheed mystery, Auburn’s Lost Rocker find new life

The deep nooks and crannies of the Sierra Nevada hold their share of mysteries. And one of the strangest unfolded in the spring and summer of 1957, when Lt. David Steeves emerged ...

Media Life: New Year’s TV celebration finally gets California vibe

  AUBURN CA - It’s always been a trifle surreal to stay up late and then watch the good folks gathered in New York’s Times Square thousands of miles away help bri ...

Media Life: Smithsonian gives Auburn pop-up author a double dip of fame

The Smithsonian Institution is giving Auburn pop-up book creator Dave Carter a double dip of fame. Not only is one of Carter’s most spectacular works prominently displayed at th ...

Media Life:Donner Party film made in Placer County to blow into Sierra with storm

A big storm is rolling into the Sierra this Martin Luther King Jr. Day long weekend. And – more than fittingly – it’s projected to arrive around the time a new movie about t ...

Media Life: George Clooney film off to good start thanks to Auburn titles creator

Moviegoers get a sweeping view of landscapes shot from thousands of feet above the ground during the opening titles sequence for the new George Clooney movie “Up in the Air.” ...

Media Life: New Auburn YouTube moments feature Balloon Boy song, rockabilly vampire

Former Auburnite Devlin Murphy is taking the whole “Balloon Boy” phenomenon to new musical heights. Murphy, a songwriter and Placer High grad now based out of North Hollywood, ...