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Media Life: Auburncentric movie magic in pre-production, soon onscreen

Media Life has a twin-bill of Auburncentric film developments this week. One is soon to be seen onscreen in the latest movie by director Jason Reitman. The other is closer to hom ...

Placer Land Trust teams with pioneer Oest ranching family to protect 160 acres of land

  AUBURN CA - Daryl Oest’s great-grandfather found a future in the 1850s raising cattle on the outskirts of Auburn and his descendents are taking steps with the aid of ...

Two grants totaling $461,585 to help cooperative extension

A pair of grants will expand training opportunities for farmers and provide more avenues for consumers to obtain fresh, local produce. The University of California Cooperative Exte ...

Winery centers are a disaster recipe

Wineries claimed, ?We are farmers, we have a right to farm,? (even though they can sell 240,000 bottles of imported wine without growing a single grape of their own) and with the h ...

George Yamasaki, 105, left his mark on the landscape of Auburn, Placer County

Looking over a lifetime that spanned 105 years, George Yamasaki’s last days were spent at his hillside Auburn home overlooking the Sacramento Valley surrounded by loving family a ...

Pioneer Placer County Oest family, Placer Land Trust, preserve 350 acres near Auburn

Placer County’s pioneering Oest family is teaming with Placer Land Trust to preserve 350 acres of ranchland near Lake Clementine. Daryl Oest’s great-grandfather arrived in Pla ...

Bruin Ranch: Awesome recreation potential

So, do you think you’d enjoy having 2,300 acres of oak woodland as your playground for hunting, fishing, biking, hiking, birding and riding… all just north of downtown Auburn? ...

Media Life: Actor Perry King savors Cool ranch lifestyle

Owner of a 500-acre cattle ranch just beyond Cool, actor Perry King divides his time between Hollywood and the El Dorado County foothills but not his allegiances. King, probably b ...