Union Pacific Railroad

ARD receives grant funds from Union Pacific Railroad

The Auburn Recreation District was the recipient of a $5,000 grant from the Union Pacific Foundation (part of the Union Pacific Railroad). The grant, part of the foundation’s ...

Railroad work blocks mom, daughter in wheelchair

A Weimar family has found itself living on the wrong side of the tracks during Union Pacific Railroad’s project to upgrade the transcontinental railway. Todd and Amy Hanaway mus ...

Our View: Time to tighten up long meetings

It’s hard to imagine anything productive coming out of an almost six-hour-long meeting. And that was the case Thursday night when the Auburn City Council decided to further tab ...

Impact report ready for residents

Auburn residents now have a chance to learn and comment about the possible 725-home development in Baltimore Ravine. The four-pound environmental impact report addresses concerns ...

Update railroad tunnel, fence

I was born and raised in Roseville and I have a major complaint against the current city council members and Union Pacific Railroad. My complaint has been with me for over 60 years ...

Union Pacific on Auburn’s right track

In response to the comments about Union Pacific Railroad’s plans to double-stack and extend the length of their freight trains, here are some thoughts. Which would be more prefe ...

Experience it live

After a 30-year absence, live performances are coming back to the State Theater. The Downtown Auburn theater has been the focus of a community-wide volunteer effort to re-create ...

Mother, son struck by train near Soda Springs

A train struck two pedestrians about 3:30 p.m. Christmas Day near the Soda Springs area of Nevada County, according to a release by the Nevada County Sheriff’s Office. Upon arri ...