United Auburn Indian Community

New statue to represent local Nisenan

Those who visit Central Square could see a new addition by fall. On Monday night the Auburn City Council approved a life-sized statue for one of the three pedestals in Central Squ ...

All things skateboarding come to Newcastle

When Calvin Moman saw his son Jacob’s developing interest in skateboarding, he decided to get involved in the sport, too. So he started a skate team. When that proved to be a su ...

Another View: Auburn-area firms flying high, earn top county awards

Despite a lagging economy weighed down by lackluster home sales and sluggish job growth, Auburn and the foothills are alive with award-winning businesses. A trio of top businesses ...

Leave Indians their cemetery

First off I want to say I am not Native American, but I have been following the plight of the band of the Colfax Native American Indians and their struggle to own/operate their cem ...

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 ...

Temporary art in square?

The future of artwork in Central Square is still unknown. City Council encouraged the Auburn Arts Commission Monday night to consider sending out a call to artists for temporary a ...

City still ponders the theme of third Central Square pedestal

Three pedestals stand empty in the newly redeveloped Central Square. There’s some idea about what will adorn two of the downtown Auburn stands, but what the third will hold remai ...

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 ...

Our View: Short-term pain, long-term gain with Streetscape

Auburn City Councilman Keith Nesbitt summed it up as well as anyone: “My message to the crowd of 12 of us in there is no one is going to get exactly what they want, but we’ll ...