rain

Drizzle won’t signal Placer High grad move indoors

If the rain happens, it will be a rarity, but a Placer High School official said Thursday that the Graduation Day show will go on outdoors even if forecasts for drizzle Saturday ho ...

Wacky weather wears on residents

The wet, cold weather has some local residents frustrated and confused as Auburn heads into a June that is more like winter than late spring. Newcastle resident Jean Reinking, who ...

Rain won’t stop Amgen’s Tour of California Auburn start

With rain in the forecast and a chill in the air, Auburn is awaiting its Amgen Tour of California moment in the sun Tuesday. And while the National Weather Service isn’t forecast ...

Abnormal rains spur pothole problems in Placer County

Placer County is dealing with the rim-scraping, tire-popping after-effects of an abnormally torrential rainy season. As the ground dries out, roads are starting to sprout a new an ...

Piling it on: Rain, wind, snow pummel Auburn, Sierra

The wind and rain kept on coming Thursday, buffeting Auburn and environs in the latest of a series of winter storms expected to continue into the weekend. And while that translate ...

Stroke of luck saves Auburn golf pro in rainstorm rollover

An Auburn driver is lucky to be alive after his SUV slid off rain-slickened Highway 193 in Newcastle Wednesday morning and flipped over. The accident was one of several incidents, ...

March coming in like a lion as rain predicted for foothills

A weather system arriving tonight is going to be a wet one — dropping up to an inch and a half of rain in the foothills through Wednesday, according to the National Weather Servi ...

Storm’s a-brewin’

This weekend’s storm is forecast to drench the foothills, while more snowfall in the Sierra will add to a record-breaking season. The winter storm watch put in effect by the Nati ...

Rain forecast cancels Old Town Auburn giant pumpkin drop on Saturday

Rain will keep the skies from raining giant pumpkins in Old Town Auburn on Saturday. Linda Robinson, Old Town Auburn Business Association president, said Thursday that with rain in ...

Rain biking takes a certain mindset

What does it take to ride down Highway 49 in pouring rain? An Auburn bike shop manager said it’s the right gear and the right mindset. “Riding in the rain you have to have a go ...