Northern California

Gas prices continue to drop in Auburn

  With only a few days left in the summer driving season, motorists continue to pay less at the pump. And the lower prices are showing no signs of taking a reverse course, A ...

Gas prices on the rise in N. California

As the summer approaches and temperatures in the foothills begin to climb, so do local gas prices. According to AAA, the cost of fuel in Northern California will begin to creep up ...

Local craft beer movement kicks into high gear

Two of Auburn’s craft beer heavy hitters have joined forces to bring a variety of local brews to stores, bars and restaurants across Northern California. Mussetter Distribut ...

Reader Input: Bike park better sited at Regional

The new bike park could be the jewel in the crown of Auburn Recreation District’s attractions if it were located at the 24-acre open space at Regional Park and not at the Mai ...

Whitney Oaks to host PGA Nor-Cal Open

Whitney Oaks Golf Club has been selected to host the 86th annual Northern California Open Championship Sept. 9-11. A pro-am event will be held Sept. 8. Local Lincoln golfer Pasqua ...

$4-a-gallon gas prices the new normal in Auburn?

  It’s back to $4-a-gallon gas around California and Auburn is not far behind. And with $2-a-gallon and even $3-a-gallon fill-ups a disappearing vision in motorists&rs ...

Rain causes crashes, traffic delays on I-5, Capital City Freeway

  SACRAMENTO (AP) — Rain blanketing Northern California is making a mess of the morning commute, with crashes and spinouts slowing traffic.   A big rig ...

Snow survey confirms driest January and February on record

ECHO SUMMIT, Calif. (AP) — It's official, and it's not good news for thirsty Californians: January and February have been the driest on record. The monthly snow s ...

Storm-battered Northern California gets more rain

  SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The latest in a series of storms dumped more rain across Northern California, but the region is expected to get a break from the wet weather o ...

UPDATE: Third storm in less than week drenches NorCal

UPDATE: SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Residents of Northern California endured the brunt of another powerful storm that drenched the area with yet another round of pounding rain and s ...