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National Geographic puts Sierra Nevada, Auburn on new map

AUBURN CA - Sierra Nevada events, outdoor adventures and local culture focusing on geotourism are being highlighted in a new National Geographic map. Working in partnership with t ...

Water bond could mean $75 million for Auburn-based state agency

AUBURN CA - It may be small change in comparison to the $11 billion that’s being sought. But the $75 million included in the proposed California Water Bond will provide a major ...

Watershed ideas to flow at Placer County Water Agency forum in Auburn

Placer County Water Agency is inviting the public into its world Thursday. The agency will be providing an in-depth look at the watershed, its health, its management and its futur ...

Media Life: 1981’s Placer High class president rides road less traveled

The journey continues for Placer High School’s Class of 1981 student body president – both spiritually and on two wheels. Shawn Anderson, now 46, has taken the road few travel ...

Placer County wilderness preservation efforts impacted by economic hardships

Economic hardships for donors and a state fiscal crisis are creating uncertain times for groups trying to conserve and protect Sierra Nevada lands. A poll by the Truckee-based Sie ...

Conservancy says it wants to stay

Auburn’s quest to keep the state’s Sierra Nevada Conservancy headquarters in town appears to be a success — for now. The city beat out several other Sierra communities to be ...