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Rainstorm could drop four-plus inches

  After one of the driest Januaries on record, Auburn prepares for a super-soaker of a weekend. What forecasters call a “Pineapple Express” will help fuel predic ...

Reader Input: Citizens pull together, save landmark

Here on the West Slope, most of us try to live a life best expressed by the 19th-century American author, Edward Hale, when he said, “I am only one, but I am one. I cannot do ...

Placer readies for stormy weekend

AUBURN CA - With from 6-8 inches of rain expected to fall in a storm that should last through Sunday, Placer County is piling up sandbags at several locations in case of flooding. ...