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State Parks, Reclamation ink Auburn State Recreation Area partnership pact

AUBURN CA - Uncertainty gave way to celebration Tuesday as the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation and California State Parks marked the signing of a 25-year partnership pact to maintain op ...

Overflow crowd shows concern for Auburn State Recreation Area at forum

Concerned about the future of the 26,000-acre Auburn State Recreation Area, a crowd packed the Placer County Board of Supervisors chambers and spilled out into the hallway today fo ...

Fed funding drop threatens Auburn State Recreation Area’s future

Time and money is running out on Lake Clementine. The same goes for the Auburn State Recreation Area it’s located in as the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation grapples with shrinking bu ...

Swallows dig in for the long haul at their Auburn “Capistrano”

The Placer County Courthouse swallows are finding ways to work around netting put up this winter to prevent them from nesting at the Auburn landmark. The birds are building nests ...

State cancels Auburn dam water rights

SACRAMENTO – The State Water Resources Control Board revoked U.S. Bureau of Reclamation water rights permits Tuesday for the long-delayed Auburn dam project. In a 5-0 vote, the ...

Doolittle opposes Auburn dam water rights revocation

Reacting to a proposed move by the state Water Resources Control Board to revoke U.S. Bureau of Reclamation water rights on the American River connected to the long-stalled Auburn ...

Opening river near Auburn exposes nude, gay beaches

Boaters along a newly opened stretch of American River are getting exposed to a form of nature many weren’t anticipating. Over the past three decades, nude sunbathers — mostly ...