Thunder Valley Casino

Bring on the fighters!

I think that the Ultimate Fighting Championship at Thunder Valley is a good thing because many people would show up. The reason for that is because not a lot of mixed martial arts ...

Aspiring teen star rising to top of online charts

This week’s Fast Fridays will be featuring a fast rising local star, Madison Hudson. She will be singing the national anthem, signing pictures and debuting her single that has ...

Charges dropped against convicted murderer's wife

Federal charges of wire fraud and money laundering have been dropped against convicted murderer Mario Garcia’s ex-wife Jean Garcia. Now that she is free from her ex-husband and l ...

Casino shoplifter led police on high-speed chase

A Lincoln woman is sitting in jail after she led law enforcement on a high-speed chase that ended with a crash in Auburn. Sherry Sensabaugh-Rhodes of Lincoln, was ineligible for b ...

Couple who left baby in casino garage get 60 days in jail

Parents who left their 7-week-old daughter in a car to gamble at Thunder Valley Casino received a 60-day jail term Wednesday, and must pay $2,075 and attend a parenting class for t ...

Thunder Valley Casino’s hotel opens

Placer County community leaders expressed gratitude toward Thunder Valley Casino during Monday morning’s ribbon-cutting for its new expansion, including a hotel. The new hotel h ...

Our View: Cruise Nite deserves a little rev

The Auburn City Council, Chamber of Commerce, Old Town and Downtown business associations are rightfully working hard to market Auburn. And it’s working. A beautiful Downtown ...

Parents plead not guilty

The Rancho Cordova couple, whose baby was found in a car at Thunder Valley Casino Tuesday, pleaded not guilty to willful child endangerment at their arraignment Friday morning. Th ...

Thunder Valley Casino-Resort names new general manager

The United Auburn Indian Community, owners of Thunder Valley Casino-Resort, selected C.J. Graham, the current vice president of table games and assistant general manager, as the ca ...

Time for state, county to look at freeway ramps

Placer County opened the Sunset Boulevard overpass Sunday afternoon, culminating a year-long project to improve traffic safety and congestion along the Highway 65 corridor connecti ...

Thunder Valley Casino interviewing for more than 600 jobs

Lincoln — With the hotel and casino expansion on track to open in July 2010, Thunder Valley Casino and Resort is now taking applications for more than 600 new jobs. Applicants ca ...

Looking back at 2007

The year 2007 brought Auburn a change in Placer High head football coaches, a King in trouble and a congressman under fire. Placer Vineyards, a new dog park and Best Buy were appro ...

$300 million Ritz-Carlton Highlands opens today

One of the most luxurious and expensive private commercial projects in Placer County history is being unveiled today with the opening of the five-star Ritz-Carlton Highlands Hotel ...

Life after winning a million dollars

After hitting a $1.6 million jackpot, there really is no place for Sue Nott like her new home. In August, the Auburn resident won big money playing a five-cent “Wizard of Oz” ...

Auburn woman wins $1.6 million at Thunder Valley

Today Glinda the Good Witch bestowed her blessings on Susan Nott, of Auburn, who won more than $1.6 million on a five-cent slot machine at Thunder Valley Casino. Nott was only pl ...