North Auburn

Rock removal ending on Lincoln-North Auburn sewer link

The regional sewer pipeline ending in Lincoln is slowly digging its way to completion in North Auburn. The Joeger and Bell crossroads in North Auburn have been a focal point in re ...

Chronic crime target of newly appointed deputy

Chronic crime is behind the appointment of a new “problem-oriented policing” deputy in North Auburn. The filling of the position, which was created last year, will tas ...

Homeless camp on its way out

The homeless folks camped on the county lawn in North Auburn will soon have to find a new place to hang their hats, as the Board of Supervisors passed an ordinance yesterday that w ...

Sheriff on foot patrol discovers pot grow near Target

A Placer County Sheriff’s deputy on foot patrol discovered a marijuana grow in a field near Target in North Auburn Monday and arrested a suspect. The deputy was on private ...

Reader Input: Time for Auburn to add new law

The homeless issue is a multilayered and complex one. Currently, there are no laws protecting both the homeless and the residents living in Auburn when it comes to health issues su ...

Smart & Final to open North Auburn store

It’s going to be a Smart & Final store. That’s the word from Best Properties on the anchor tenant for the under-construction Will Creek Shopping Center in North Au ...

North Auburn homeless shelter opens

A homeless shelter for North Auburn became a reality Monday. Some were calling it a miracle. With a blessing of the former Placer County minimum security jail barracks as a new s ...

Another View: Navigating the Domes can be a challenge for newcomers

I learned that lesson when I was first elected to the Placer County Board of Supervisors in 2004. My office was down one of the long, curved corridors that meander through the Dome ...

North Auburn homeless shelter set to open

The doors open Monday on a 90-day experiment in emergency homeless housing in North Auburn that its proponents are hoping will be a keeper. Non-profit organization Right Hand Aubu ...

Reader Input: Group serves to stifle competition

Exactly who is APACE (Alliance for the Protection of the Auburn Community Environment)? Who controls and who are the members of this organization that are creating so much grief ...

Manhunt in North Auburn after threats against Veterans Administration

UPDATE 2:26 p.m. April 28 Threats against the Veterans Administration spurred a manhunt for a Nevada County man and lockdowns in North Auburn this afternoon. Authorities issu ...

Media Life: R&B pioneer’s grave marker turns up in Auburn

It’s a mystery that has Auburn’s Brianna Rubio perplexed. Actually, many people. It started with the discovery of a grave marker in the yard of a North Auburn property ...

Fire Safe Council efforts kindle State of Community recognition

When Fran Kehoe steps up May 1 to accept the County Award at the Auburn State of the Community event, she’ll be doing so with a fire victim’s perspective. But, even mo ...

New North Auburn shopping center moves ahead

Motorists passing along Highway 49 south of Bell Road will be able to watch the construction of a new shopping center over the next several months. Contractors for Best Properties ...

Another View: Aim higher, North Auburn

A good working relationship between Placer County and the City of Auburn is indispensable to creating a higher quality of life and more prosperity for Auburn area residents. Resi ...