North Auburn

Placer County supes poised to consider North Auburn animal shelter construction contractor

Placer County efforts to build a new $22.1 million animal shelter in North Auburn could clear a key hurdle today. The county’s Board of Supervisors are scheduled to meet to ...

Reader Input: 49 Fire stories saved on video

We live in the North Park community of North Auburn which suffered over a 50 percent loss of homes during the 49 Fire on Aug. 30, 2009. Although our own home was spared, we, like ...

Reader Input: Address concerns to the proper entity

In response to Michael Burke (“Auburn needs curb appeal,” Reader Input, Aug. 13), there is a difference between the Auburn City Council and the Placer County Board of S ...

Highway 49 crash involves five autos, injures two in North Auburn

An SUV driven by a man who reportedly lost consciousness plowed into a line of cars waiting at a North Auburn stoplight on Monday. The crash on southbound Highway 49 damaged five ...

5 suffer major injuries in Highway 49 crash in North Auburn

The drivers of two vehicles involved in a head-on crash Thursday on Highway 49 in North Auburn were hospitalized with major injuries, the California Highway Patrol said. The Highw ...

Proposed K-8 raises city objections

Until recently, a proposed charter school was raising City Council members’ concerns about the future of the Auburn Municipal Airport. The John Adams Academy, a kindergarten ...

Reader Input: Letters to the editor ‘an American thing’

I saw this in an out-of-state paper and wanted to share it with Gold Country Media readers. “Letters to the editor are an entertaining potpourri. They’re clever, dull ...

Officials probe North Auburn blaze

A vegetation fire Tuesday afternoon in North Auburn, quickly contained to about 1 1/2 acres, may have been started by illegal fireworks. Fire crews were called about 1:30 p.m. to ...

City budget under microscope

The city of Auburn is looking into the most prudent path when it comes to finances for the new fiscal year. During last Monday’s City Council meeting, council members and of ...

North Auburn fires destroy barn, truck

What started as a grass fire on Lorenson Road in North Auburn quickly spread to two fires, destroying a barn and at least one vehicle Wednesday afternoon. No one was hurt. Fire o ...