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Many thankful for group’s hard work

Kind words and thanks filled the air at City Hall’s Rose Room Thursday as local volunteers and their supporters gathered to share a home-cooked meal. For the last six years ...

Police: Driver sought for questioning after fleeing as officers approached

 A driver, stopped by Auburn Police, fled as officers approached the vehicle. Officers stopped the beige 1993 Lexus sedan at around 9:30 p.m. Thursday on Pacific Street near ...

Suspect flees after crashing stolen motorcycle

A downed motorcycle on a residential street in Auburn resulted in a police search for a burglary suspect Monday afternoon. The crash happened in the 900 block of Mikkelsen Drive a ...

Leaving dogs in hot cars could be a death sentence

As the temperature rises in Auburn, so does the potential danger of leaving dogs in parked cars. On warm days the inside of a car can heat up quickly within a matter of minutes. A ...

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 ...

Bogus ‘PG&E power shut-off’ calls strike Auburn businesses

The caller on the other end of the line sounded dead serious and the threat was one that any restaurant would have to take notice of. But the phone call Awful Annie’s co-own ...

Another View: Those who give time, energy to projects make Auburn better

Every small town wants to view themselves from the perspective of Sheriff Andy Taylor and the town of Mayberry. But here in Auburn, I believe we are close. Although Police Chief ...

Motorcyclist dies in Highway 49 canyon crash in Auburn

A motorcycle rider died late Tuesday in a head-on crash with a pickup on Highway 49 in Auburn. The victim was identified Wednesday by the Placer County Coroner’s Office as T ...