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First chance at H1N1 vaccine for general public packs Auburn fairgrounds

The line was long. The wait was more than 1½ hours. But with H1N1 concerns in the air and swine flu vaccinations available for the general public in Auburn for the first time, F ...

Rare snow day delivers a mixed bag to Auburn, foothills

The Auburn area woke up Monday to one of the heaviest snowfalls in recent memory. Auburn was hit hard overnight by a storm that brought freezing temperatures and four inches of th ...

Media Life: Surf-guitar king Dick Dale set for Auburn holiday show

The King of Surf Guitar is coming to Auburn. Dick Dale is playing the Auburn Event Center on Dec. 19, bringing a muscular, vibrato-laden wash of sound to the city for a first-time ...

Media Life: “Supernanny” on hunt for out-of-control Placer County kids

Placer County’s most dysfunctional families are wanted in a casting call for TV’s “Supernanny” that lands Aug. 23 in Roseville. The ABC reality show is on the hunt for all ...

Economic rebound plans include tourism strategy for Placer County, Auburn

Hernan Garcia may not know it but he’s the face of Auburn’s tourism future. The Cali, Colombia resident is visiting California for the first time. His travels have taken him t ...

Time runs out on C.C.Myers’ Winchester dreams

Time ran out Wednesday on C.C. Myers’ bid to retain control of the upscale Winchester development in Meadow Vista. Myers, a larger-than-life bridge builder from Rancho Cordova, ...

Say it with flapjacks: Mother’s Day meals a big hit

Mother’s Day is not just a Hallmark holiday anymore. Offspring were out in full force to honor foothills moms on Sunday, particularly when the menu promised breakfast without th ...

Development not the answer for Meadow Vista

The tortured logic of Charles Robb's Feb. 26 criticism of my Feb. 24 Penryn letter is just amazing. I guess Robb (an Auburnite who saw nothing wrong with bulldozing a whole forest ...

Meadow Vista's Houston challenges Kranz

Meadow Vista resident Bob Houston announced his candidacy Tuesday for the Placer County Board of Supervisors seat currently held by Bruce Kranz. Houston, 71, describes himself as ...