San Francisco Chronicle

Stalwart citizen’s ‘Blue Monday’ involvement shocked Auburn

Many of Auburn’s citizens were in a state of shock and disbelief on Nov. 1, 1892, a day that became known as “Blue Monday.” They found it hard to believe that the ...

Media Life: Bay Area media mention spurs rush for Auburn “special blend”

  Add the title bird-seed guru to Roger Strahle’s business card. Over the years, the owner of Wild Bird Station in Auburn has worked to develop his own special blend o ...

Newspapers may be down, but the war far from over

It was a tough week for newspapers, coming on top of a rough month and a bad year. Friday’s closure of the Rocky Mountain News in Denver was the end of a fierce, competitive rea ...