Megan Siren

Auburn amps up the draw for electric cars

Thanks to the combination of a $10,000 grant and two electronic vehicle charging stations, donated by an up-and-coming local business, the city of Auburn is poised to ride the wave ...

Kids learn stewardship through worm composting

Community members and local kids from left, Madasyn Miller, Elliott Harrison, Sally Ough, Casey Culwell and Richard Huntley dig for worms Tuesday morning in the Rose Room in City H ...

Mobility made easier for Amgen race day

Getting from your car to a great viewing place for the Amgen Tour of California Stage 3 start Tuesday just got a little easier. Mayor Bill Kirby is paying for a shuttle to run bef ...

No ad hoc committee concerning charter city in sight

Residents will have a chance to discuss whether or not they want Auburn to be a charter city, but just how the city will go about doing that was a topic of debate Monday night. In ...

Bikefest to promote safety for youth

Auburn’s youth now have a chance to feel the spirit of the Amgen Tour of California bike race. From 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday kids and their parents can join other cycling ent ...

Prescription drug take-back event sends a strong signal to youth

The Coalition for Placer Youth, with the participation of the Placer Youth Commission, is organizing a countywide medication “take-back” event Saturday, April 30. It is part of ...

Our View: State of Community honors Auburn’s finest

Tonight’s Auburn Chamber of Commerce State of the Community Dinner honors a select group who make our community a much better place to live, work and play. In good economic tim ...

City employee always works with a smile

A woman who grew up in the foothills is keeping Auburn’s transit system on track. Megan Siren, 27, is the city of Auburn’s employee of the year. Siren is an administrative an ...

Special session to address City Council goals

Goals for the city will be a subject of discussion at a meeting Sunday morning. The Auburn City Council is holding a special session starting at 10 a.m. Sunday in Room 10 at City ...

Take-back collected thousands of pounds of drugs in county

The results are in from a recent drug take-back event. On Sept. 25 Placer County hosted the event in 12 locations, including the Auburn City Hall parking lot. The take-back day wa ...