Michael Kent Murphy

Last art walk of season sure to thrill

While an event showcasing local artists is coming to an end, participants say there is a lot to be proud of. The Auburn Art Walk is holding its final show of the season Thursday n ...

Placer senior has designs on architecture

Placer High senior Holli Tripp says she is just a country girl who loves fishing and construction. While that’s true, what’s also true is that Tripp is a young woman who is de ...

Leadership Auburn class building legacy with Downtown bus kiosk

The Leadership Auburn Class of 2009 will graduate in June. But members are leaving a permanent signature — a bus stop shelter/kiosk on High Street in Downtown Auburn. Auburn re ...

Aspiring structural engineer designs her future while working on diploma

Upon entry of local architect Michael Kent Murphy’s office, you’d never know the young professional that first comes into view is actually a high school student who’s doing h ...

Drop in donations impacting symphony

Offstage budget challenges are sounding a sour note for the Auburn Symphony. While ticket sales remain buoyant during its 21st season, the symphony’s bottom line is being underm ...

Two new monument signs in the works for Auburn

Motorists driving along Interstate 80 and through Auburn could soon see a few more monument signs directing them through town. The new city-authorized signs will be similar in conc ...