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The Foresthill Bridge is getting some new looks from Amgen Tour of California race officials as they map out the Nevada City-Sacramento bike race’s first leg. But a scenic setti ...

Glass of 1852: Auburn excavations reveal buried Gold Rush, pre-WWI treasure

Two construction sites less than a mile apart in Auburn have yielded historical finds. Digging up the Placer County Courthouse parking lot, a construction crew discovered a two-fo ...

Swallows dig in for the long haul at their Auburn “Capistrano”

The Placer County Courthouse swallows are finding ways to work around netting put up this winter to prevent them from nesting at the Auburn landmark. The birds are building nests ...

And the Media Life awards for 2008 go to …

They may not be the Oscars, but in their own way, these “Lifers” are a deserving way to end the year with some local honors, in a Media Life kind of way. So join us now at the ...

Auburn Ale House serves food, fun and friendship

When local restaurateurs Brian Ford and Luis Gomez met through a mutual friend two years ago, they exchanged resumés and somehow knew they’d be working together one day. That da ...