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Higher-education reforms focus of March 1 rally in Auburn

AUBURN CA - A grassroots group calling itself the Placer 99% movement will be rallying for higher-education reform March 1 in Auburn. Trish Grenfell, of Placer 99%, said the group ...

Media Life: Evicted courthouse swallows take their case to Auburn city hall

There’s really no way to prove where they came from. But since early spring, for the first time in recent memory, swallows are taking up residence in the nooks and crannies of A ...

Auburn's Placer County Courthouse, other buildings, poised to go greener

Placer County is tapping into a federal energy efficiency block grant to pay for most of a million-dollar project to make the 113-year-old Placer County Courthouse and 28 other bui ...

Placer County grand jury: Better security for Auburn courthouse, Lincoln Police

The Placer County grand jury is calling for better security at the Placer County Courthouse and Lincoln Police facilities. The Lincoln Police facility didn’t fare well, with the ...

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 ...

Media Life: Ghost guide scares up Auburn area’s haunted habitats

The Huell Howser of the afterlife has come up with a travel guide that shows not only where the California Gold Country’s skeletons are buried but where their spirits are doing t ...