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Noon Hour Update: House fire in Auburn; special election preview; ski resort business report and high school sports

Welcome to the Auburn Journal’s “Noon Hour Update,” where we’ll present you with stories and updates on what’s going on in the news and what we’ ...

High hopes, high spirits for Hillmen home opener

Around noon on Thursday at midfield of LeFebvre Stadium, about 40 members of the wind ensemble began the Placer High School fight song. Members of a gym class laboring up the stand ...

Wildcat player Hernandez transitions to Auburn for the summer

For Manny Hernandez, playing for the Auburn Wildcats is all about having fun. Hernandez, 22, usually plays for Canisius College in New York, but is playing short stop and second ba ...

Local firm looks to protect athletes? mouths

The person that could stand between your child?s health and a concussion might be an out-of-work administrative assistant. Paula Chapman has spent the last two years unemployed but ...

New heights for foothills athletes

The 2011-12 prep sports year was memorable from the opening kickoff last August to the final putt just last week.A slew of championships, a bunch of star athletes and a handful of ...

Do your body good with Pilates

A common issue amongst endurance athletes is pain resulting from postural weakness. This weak link in our body’s kinetic chain inhibits performance, leads to imbalances and poten ...

From sports to nightlife and back again

I sat in the wooden bleachers at Placer High on Wednesday night sending out pictures of the legendary Earl Crabbe Gym into the deep reach of social media. Just a few months prior I ...

Mighty Mites live up to name

I want to say a big thank you to Auburn Recreation District’s Jerry Fisher for the Mighty Mites program. This program is for 2.5- to 5-year-olds who like and want to participate ...

Auburn gets a taste of the French Quarter

Auburn residents can party bourbon-street style Saturday night, without leaving town. The Power Club is being transformed into the New Orleans French Quarter for a Mardi Gras Din ...

Save Our Sports fundraiser Saturday

Auburn-area residents can get ready to run, spike, swim and spin their way toward saving sports programs at local high schools. The all-day fundraiser, being hosted by Courthouse ...