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State Supreme Court declines review of Garcia case

The California Supreme Court has denied a petition by convicted murderer Mario Flavio Garcia to have his trial reviewed. Garcia filed the petition in April following a Feb. 25 dec ...

Thunder Valley hotel and spa construction back on schedule

LINCOLN – “What’s going on with construction?” It’s a question Richard St. Jean gets asked every day. The newly hired acting general manager of Thunder Valley Casino sai ...

New Auburn structure recalls the shape of things past

The United Auburn Indian Community’s traditional tribal home in South Auburn is getting a new private park that honors the past. The project includes a large gazebo, with lines ...

Scenic wildland on American River saved

A Yuba City logging company willing to sell and a United Auburn Indian Community able to step up with funding are key players in the purchase of 94 acres of scenic wildland straddl ...

Sheriffs’ helicopter gets all-clear

The Placer County Sheriff’s Department’s new helicopter is cleared for financial liftoff. With crime-fighting equipment still to be installed, actual patrols are targeted to s ...

Mario Garcia’s murder conviction stands

The California Court of Appeals Third District ruled Wednesday to uphold Mario Garcia’s conviction for first-degree murder. Garcia, of Auburn, is currently serving a 59-year-to- ...

Thunder Valley expansion back on

Thunder Valley Casino and the United Auburn Indian Community announced today that the casino expansion project is back on line and will create 500 construction jobs. The project i ...

Garcia’s appeal in hands of appellate court

A state court of appeals is deliberating whether or not it will give an Auburn man convicted of murder a new trial. The appeal filed on behalf of Mario Flavio Garcia is now in th ...

Man hit by pickup truck fights for life

A Sacramento man struck by a pickup and critically injured a week ago while crossing North Auburn’s Highway 49 on foot continues to fight for his life, a family member said Wedne ...

Auburn firm finds success in green tech

While most businesses in today’s economic climate are suffering, one Auburn businesses is banking on green. A recent and flourishing local partnership between the Auburn-based m ...

Murder victim's family sues Thunder Valley Casino

The family of murder victim Christie Wilson has filed suit against the Thunder Valley Casino,where the 27-year-old was last seen alive. The wrongful death civil suit filed Oct. 3, ...

Tribe’s ‘change in heart’ on Clover Valley reflects priorities

I'm curious as to why the United Auburn Indian Tribe has changed their views on Clover Valley. According to the Auburn Journal, April 26, 2005 ““ the tribe offered the Save Clo ...
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