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Business brief: Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital receives VHA West Coast award

For the third consecutive year, VHA West Coast has recognized Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital in the West Coast Region Awards for achieving excellence in clinically recognized perform ...

Auburn experiences a touch of Africa at ‘HEART on Safari 2014’

A touch of Africa roared into town on Feb. 22 with the return of “HEART on Safari, 2014,” held at the Gold Country Fairgrounds.   With replicas of an African vil ...

Auburn experiences a touch of Africa at ‘HEART on Safari 2014’

A touch of Africa roared into town on Feb. 22 with the return of “HEART on Safari, 2014,” held at the Gold Country Fairgrounds.   With replicas of an African vil ...

Reader Input: Thrift store stands anew

The Stand Up Placer Boutique and Thrift store recently experienced major water damage from flooding after recent rains. The carpet was water-logged and had to be replaced, causing ...

Auburn hospital grapples with Affordable Care Act challenges

  Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital is facing challenges as the Affordable Care Act is implemented, the North Auburn medical facility’s executive director said. But hospita ...

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 ...

Auburn Faith’s makeover of Sierra Building complete

Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital’s $5.6 million project to remodel and upgrade the Auburn Sierra Building, started in 2012, is completed. It is part of an $18 million renovation ...

Editor's Notebook: These are the days of our lives

Some folks keep track of their lives through a diary or a family Bible. Others use Outlook or Google as their calendar of choice for managing and tracking their daily comings and g ...

Sutter CEO earns Friend of Healthcare Award

As CEO of Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital, Mitch Hanna’s leadership both in and out of his office has made him this year’s recipient of the Friend of Healthcare Award at t ...

Urologist Bill Kirby retires from Auburn practice after 33 years

As Auburn’s Dr. William (Bill) Kirby clears out his office after 33 years in his urology practice, he’s taking with him a lot of fond memories. “I’m not go ...