Ralph Smith

Auburn shows Placer High grads the scholarship green

Placer High School graduates are finding local financial support worth about $500,000 as they move on to higher education. Wearing their green graduation robes, graduating seniors ...

Reader Input Online: Keep it positive

As a local businessman in Auburn I want to let the community know that I have been very pleased with the current city council. The current council has maintained a balanced budget ...

Reader Input: Auburn leaders guide city well

As a local businessman in Auburn, I want to let the community know that I have been very pleased with the current city council. The current council has maintained a balanced budget ...

49 Fire: Emotional loss, financial burden

Not all Auburn residents were protected by insurance when they lost everything in last year’s 49 Fire. Brenda Hurley lived in a rented house on Cedar Mist Lane and lost almost ...

Park concert to benefit fire victims

Ann Rivero calls it the spirit of Auburn at work. It’s a willingness to pitch in to help others during a crisis and it will be evident in a big way Sept. 20 when service groups, ...

Homeowner’s insurance can be lifeline in a disaster

When dozens of homes and businesses went up in flames on Aug. 30 in North Auburn, among the first phone calls were to insurance agents. At the State Farm office on Highway 49, age ...