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Higher Foresthill Bridge barriers poised for installation

AUBURN CA - A new 6½-foot-high pedestrian barrier will soon be replacing the 4-foot-high railing that now extends across the Foresthill bridge. Contractor Golden State Bridge is ...

Trash dumping an unsightly fact of life in Auburn, Placer County

AUBURN CA - The trashing of Auburn is going strong, with a check at several locations popular with dumpers liberally peppered with the detritus of modern living. Next to the Union ...

Memorial Day river, traffic safety stressed

With the American River flowing cold and fast, the state Parks Department is saying that there are plenty of alternative ways to enjoy the Auburn State Recreation Area. Cooler tha ...

Private property rights, public-access interests overlap on popular Auburn trail

New signs and fence posts on a privately held parcel skirting the edge of the Auburn State Recreation Area have some hikers concerned that they could soon be seeing trails blocked ...