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Early juries had compassion for 2 women who killed

Chivalry wasn’t dead in the early 1900s, and two cases of women who killed and walked away illustrate the point. There were mitigating circumstances, of course, and there was ...

Masons, grocers, undertakers and native sons: a short history of Auburn’s Willment Building

All old buildings have had many lives and sometimes changed their faces to meet the times. Auburn’s Willment Building hasn’t changed its looks much, and it has an addit ...

The Orleans Hotel: An evolving landmark now gone

It’s glory days were back when the main means of travel was horseback, wagon or stagecoach – back when Auburn was truly a crossroad of the northern mines, back when Sac ...

Happy (and some not so happy) anniversaries in Auburn

Stoic, picturesque and turning a century old, Mountain Quarries Railroad Bridge leads the local list of milestone birthdays in 2012. Now a popular site for photographers, hikers, h ...