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Another View: Think Auburn First? Drawing says yes, $1 contest says no

I didn’t think spending 50 bucks in Auburn would be this hard. Actually, it wasn’t that difficult at all. Tracking it, however, was. Apparently for you, too. To refresh your ...

Looking behind the Scenes: Term-limited career politicos aspire upward

Tip-toeing through the notebook while wondering when spring will finally arrive... Another thing I’d like to see arrive are even more stringent term-limit rules for our elected ...

Western States race makes registers ring

$1.5 million is a lot of money. That’s the estimated dollar amount the Western States Endurance Run brings to the Placer County economy, according to the Western States board. ...

New grads share their summer plans

For most teens, getting a job or traveling may be the typical summer plan. For others, focusing on a sport occupies most of their vacation. Following are four profiles on 209 Place ...

Auburn to host Economic Summit

Auburn needs a written economic strategy, a plan, according to Mayor Mike Holmes. Holmes and members of the Auburn City Council will host an “Economic Summit” at 4 p.m. Tuesda ...

1,200 vendors showcasing wares at Auburn Home Show

Hope you cleared out quite a bit of space during spring cleaning. Those attending this weekend’s Auburn Home Show are going to have a hard time leaving the Gold Country Fairgrou ...

Al fresco a fantastic way to dine during warmer weather

Sometimes the smell of fresh air trumps even the most fabulously fragrant of dining rooms. As the weather warms up, area eateries are welcoming patrons to take their pick between ...