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Auburn gets a taste of the French Quarter

Auburn residents can party bourbon-street style Saturday night, without leaving town. The Power Club is being transformed into the New Orleans French Quarter for a Mardi Gras Din ...

Community facing school fundraising fatigue?

Phil Green wanted his golf students to perform a random act of kindness for the Auburn community. So, the Newcastle-based PGA professional and owner of Home on the Range took a g ...

Save Our Sports fundraiser Saturday

Auburn-area residents can get ready to run, spike, swim and spin their way toward saving sports programs at local high schools. The all-day fundraiser, being hosted by Courthouse ...

Ski and snowboard teams sliding off the slopes?

Students in the Auburn-area may soon find their snow-sport options are limited at local high schools. Placer and Colfax High Schools have already started fundraising to save thei ...

Sports teams work to fill funding voids

Coach Jennifer Wright is breathing a little easier knowing the Placer High girls volleyball team raised enough money to play this year. Since a recent American Civil Liberties Un ...

Placer raises $10K for sports

Placer High School had a $77,000 deficit in athletic funding in the 2009-2010 school year, according to Dave Marquand, Placer Union High School District assistant superintendent fo ...

High schools sports fees questioned

Many sports in the Placer Union High School District hang in the balance. The cause is two-fold. The American Civil Liberties Union began cracking down last year on public school d ...

Placer athletics gambling on help

The Power Pub and Event Center will be transformed into a casino for a fundraiser to benefit Placer High School Athletics, Saturday night. Casino Night on the Hill will feature ca ...