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Former Sacramento mayor's aide arrested for theft

    SACRAMENTO (AP) — A former aide to Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson was arrested Tuesday and charged with multiple felonies for allegedly misusing her city-i ...

Elected city officials to be sworn in Monday

  Dr. Bill Kirby and Keith Nesbitt will be sworn in for their new terms on the City Council, and Auburn’s next mayor will be determined at the council’s meeting M ...

Annabell McCord was ex-Auburn mayor, McCann honoree

Annabell McCord, a prominent community leader and former Auburn mayor who started a long-lasting community culinary event, has died at age 93. McCord died Tuesday and plans are in ...

Another View: Let's protect Auburn from fire

John Adams once wrote, ?Facts are stubborn things; and whatever may be our wishes, our inclinations, or the dictates of our passions they cannot alter the state of facts and eviden ...

Go-getter goats clear canyon

?Only you can prevent forest fires.? The phrase has been engrained in the memories of generations of people and recalled during backyard barbecues and camping trips. While Smokey ...

Thanks to all who supported Measure A

In this wonderful free country, we have the choice to either sit on the couch and whine or stand tall and try to improve things. I want to thank the members of the Auburn City Cou ...

Mayor’s fee position seems ‘capricious’

Regarding Old Town Business District fee changes (Journal, April 24), I really struggle with understanding Councilmember/Mayor Keith Nesbitt’s position regarding the proposed ...

Following road to serfdom

I see where the Hon. Antonio Villaraigosa, mayor of Los Angeles, is suggesting a return to the confiscatory property taxes we had prior to 1978 when Prop. 13 was passed, and is wil ...

Behind the signature: Joyce and George Beland

Live in: Auburn since 1955. She: “Highway 49 was a gravel road when we came.” Career: He: Microbiologist (retired) for the Placer County Health Department. George Beland was Di ...

Amgen not a magic bullet

Auburn Mayor Dr. Bill Kirby has twice been quoted in this newspaper saying Amgen “will generate between $1 million and $3 million in revenue for the city of Auburn.” I’m ju ...