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Mountain lion spotted Downtown

An early morning mountain lion sighting isn’t something you’d expect in the heart of Downtown Auburn, but it’s exactly what a handful of witness say they saw Mond ...

Stop light repairs rupture North Auburn gas line

A Placer County work crew ruptured a natural gas line in North Auburn Tuesday morning prompting a school closure and emergency response. The break occurred at the corner of Bell R ...

City Council: Trust manager’s judgment

Monday night’s Auburn City Council meeting trailed away from last Friday’s concerns over the hiring of a new Administrative Services director following clarification on ...

With hills drying up, Placer Water could declare drought emergency Feb. 6

Expecting water deliveries from its primary supplier to be less than half of normal, Placer County Water Agency is moving on plans to dramatically curtail water use by irrigation a ...

Noise, tree cutting from PG&E Meadow Vista canal work disturbs resident

Alan Swanson has his peace and quiet back. But the bitterness of having to put up with almost of month of what he described Thursday as incessant noise throughout his mornings, af ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Auburn Police to get new computers; discounts for changing light bulbs and bike racer returns to event 40 years later

Welcome to the Auburn Journal’s “Noon Hour Update,” where we’ll present you with stories and updates on what’s going on in the news and what we’ ...

UPDATE 11/30 5:25 P.M.: PG&E list of current power outages in the Sierra region

UPDATE 11/30 5:25 P.M.: Pacific Gas and Electric has issued this list of current outages as of 5 p.m. Friday. Currently there are 358 customers currently without power.  ...

Storm door open wide for Placer County, Auburn area

AUBURN CA - Placer County and the Auburn area were pounded with wind and rain Wednesday. And the National Weather Service is warning that the area will continue to be battered by ...

Auburn-area crew works to restore power to New York

  A crew of five Pacific Gas and Electric workers from the Auburn area is working to return power to thousands in Queens, N.Y., two weeks after Superstorm Sandy ravaged the n ...

Proposition 16 deserves a no

When I see ads for Proposition 16, I am angered by the fact Pacific Gas and Electric is spending millions to intentionally mislead voters to take action that allows PG&E to keep it ...