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Auburn Salvation Army aids needy with Christmas toys, food

AUBURN CA - Times have been tough and money has been tight for Nicole Hickman of Lake of the Pines. So when she stepped into a warm room Wednesday with plenty of smiling faces and ...

Is Auburn moving toward a pro-same-sex marriage stance?

Are Auburn residents’ feelings about gay people shifting in light of the U.S. military's don’t ask don’t tell repeal, the election of Gavin Newsom as deputy governor, a new G ...

The Death Zone: Five bodies found in Auburn canal leave unanswered questions

Five bodies recovered from the Wise Canal over 16 months – including three since March 26 – are unusual, an Auburn Police spokesman said Tuesday. But there continue to be no i ...

Auburn steps up to help Haiti quake victims

Just four months removed from a devastating fire in Auburn, the tragedy of Haiti’s earthquake is sending strong shockwaves through the Placer County community. Organizations lik ...

Auburn 49 fire fund seeking help in distributing $32,000 to victims

The Auburn Disaster Relief Fund contains $32,000 raised since the Aug. 30 to aid 49 Fire victims. Steve Galyardt, Community 1st Bank vice president and leader in the fundraising d ...

49 Fire: Auburn still generous, victims still needy, one month later

The 49 Fire is making people forget the burst housing bubble and shove past the remnants of a crippling recession. The community is giving and giving deeply. A month after the 49 ...

Red Cross seeks funds to help Auburn 49 Fire victims

The American Red Cross was playing a major role Monday in the wake of the chaos of Sunday’s 49 Fire in North Auburn. Based out of a converted gym at Dairy Road’s Calvary Chape ...

Celick keeps on volunteering

Selling fundraising tickets last year for The Gathering Inn was no picnic due to the slumping economy, but Paula Celick of Auburn was up to the challenge. “It was a tough road to ...

Stamp out hunger

Auburn-area residents can help fight hunger locally and nationwide this weekend by walking out to the mailbox. The 16th annual Stamp Out Hunger food drive, sponsored by the Nation ...