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Backpacks give homeless help in the Auburn heat

It’s summertime and the living is easier – but still a struggle for the homeless of North Auburn. On Tuesday, a Christian motorcycle group based in Auburn handed out backpacks ...

PG&E’s Auburn canal fence now up to save lives after rash of deaths

Pacific Gas & Electric safety measures are now in place along Auburn’s deadly Wise Canal. The 3-mile section of the canal has been fenced on the public trail side from Rock Creek ...

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 ...