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Media Life: Legendary Colfax roadhouse reborn as Auburn eatery

A legend in Interstate 80 corridor dining and a business with an oh-so-catchy name, Dingus McGee’s eatery is back and Auburn has it. Located for almost 30 years in Colfax, Dingu ...

Taxi, Gumbo help draw record Party in Park crowd

Two great bands. One big party. The billing said it all and Friday’s 10th annual Party in the Park lived up to expectations – and then some. The late-spring Party in the Park ...

Media Life: Placer’s forest, rail past finds form in book, exhibit

One of the more respected history experts in the Auburn area has just come out with a new book and “Romantic Tahoe” is a labor of love that should be of particular interest in ...

Media Life: Breningers mark longevity milestone with “Old Radio Theater” special

Dave Breninger, Placer County Water Agency’s general manager, is marking 25 years on the air with Old Radio Theater this Sunday. It’s the astounding 937th broadcast of a show ...