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Bikes should always be welcomed

Of all places, the Endurance Capital of the World should be a place where cyclists are welcomed, at all times. There have been several negative comments on the Auburn Journal web ...

Sky-high retrofit: $71 million overhaul for Placer County’s Foresthill Bridge

190,000 bolts. Nearly a million-and-a-half pounds of plate steel. Paint to cover a million square feet. They’re astounding numbers but, then again, you’re dealing with the F ...

Old Town Auburn out" Foresthill Bridge in" Tour of California cycle route decision time

The Foresthill Bridge is getting some new looks from Amgen Tour of California race officials as they map out the Nevada City-Sacramento bike race’s first leg. But a scenic setti ...

He makes a racket with a rod

Even dream jobs have downsides. Just ask Skeet Reese. The 39-year-old Auburn resident has a career a good many folks would envy. He gets paid to go fishing every day — at least ...

Touring on two wheels

If walking or driving the streets of San Francisco is not quite enough adventure for you, try joining the growing number of people who are seeing Bay area sights while balancing on ...