Railroad

Freight train kills man lying on Union Pacific railroad tracks in Auburn

An Auburn man reported by authorities to have been lying on the Union Pacific railroad tracks late Wednesday was killed when he was struck by a westbound freight train. The victim ...

101-year-old locomotive with Auburn history travels to new home in Willits

An honored guest during celebrations surrounding the 100th birthday party for the Mountain Quarries Railroad Bridge in 2012, Engine 202 made the move Wednesday from Auburn to its n ...

Union Pacific names Auburn ‘Train Town USA’

  Auburn became the ninth of 11 California cities to be awarded membership in Union Pacific’s Train Town USA Registry and representatives from the city and the railroad ...

Media Life: Auburn relic not just another brick in the wall

  Far from the most ornate symbol of Auburn’s past, a big chunk of history has found a home at the entrance to St. Joseph’s Catholic Church. Tucked into a corner ...