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Chihweenies cause Auburn dog adoption frenzy

AUBURN CA - Chihweenies have captured the hearts of prospective dog owners in Auburn. Two weeks ago, the Auburn Area Animal Rescue Foundation recovered 15 of the Chihuahua-dachshu ...

North Auburn, Ophir to vote June 5 on fire tax increase

AUBURN CA - Voters in Placer County’s North Auburn-Ophir fire protection coverage area will decide June 5 on whether they want to raise an additional $570,000 a year through high ...

New fire tax question could land on North Auburn voters’ ballots

AUBURN CA - Placer County is moving forward with a possible June 5 vote in North Auburn and Ophir on raising $570,000 annually through higher taxes to maintain current fire protect ...

North Auburn motor scooter road rage assault investigated

AUBURN CA - Placer County Sheriff’s deputies are looking for leads in identifying a motor-scooter rider who attacked an 85-year-old man at a North Auburn shopping center parking ...

Placer County supervisors want new Auburn animal shelter

AUBURN CA - Long-stalled plans to build a new Placer County Animal Shelter in North Auburn have taken an important turn forward with the Board of Supervisors committing more than $ ...

Placer supes confront commitment issues on costly North Auburn sewer

Placer County’s sewer solution for the North Auburn area is going Tuesday to the Board of Supervisors with no clear favorite. Supervisors Jim Holmes and Robert Weygandt – the ...

Costco, Conkey, Placer County team on Auburn site

Placer County supervisors struck a deal with a Roseville developer Tuesday that could woo and win Costco as a tenant on county-owned land in North Auburn. Jim Conkey Real Estate D ...

Costco back in Auburn?

Placer County supervisors are poised to make their first move toward what could eventually lead to construction of a Costco store on county-owned land in North Auburn. The Board o ...

North Auburn Target expansion back on track – but smaller

North Auburn’s Target store has scaled back expansion plans and is now going forward with a proposal for an 8,872-square-foot addition. Target had initially wanted to expand its ...

Grand jury report defends Cal Fire’s 49 Fire actions

With the second anniversary of the 49 Fire approaching, Cal Fire’s response to the disastrous North Auburn blaze is being defended by the Placer County grand jury. The Aug. 30, ...