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Placer County library balances overdue book fines, reader encouragement

AUBURN CA - Make no mistake about it. If you run up a big bill in overdue and unreturned books, Placer County will go after you. When the amount reaches more than $50 and remains ...

Art, AIDS activist Marjorie Blodgett to be remembered at tribute

A tribute to longtime community activist Marjorie Weiss Blodgett will take place Sept. 25 at the Auburn Art Center. Blodgett, 88, died Aug. 19 at the Sienna Care facility followin ...

Obama taps former Placer County library chief for admin post

A key post in President Barack Obama’s administration is being filled by a library executive with Placer County and Auburn roots. Susan Hildreth’s nomination was confirmed unan ...

Steadfast librarian passes on

Librarian Dorothy Sanborn never really retired from the Placer County library system until she took her last breath on June 4. Sanborn, 88, passed away at Sutter Auburn Faith Hosp ...