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Fire Safe Council efforts kindle State of Community recognition

When Fran Kehoe steps up May 1 to accept the County Award at the Auburn State of the Community event, she’ll be doing so with a fire victim’s perspective. But, even mo ...

Reader Input: Forgiveness brings peace

“I felt like I had a clamp on my chest for 15 years and somebody took it off and I could breathe for the first time in 15 years” (“Annual victim breakfast feat ...

Who benefits from ADA lawsuits?

Who cannot, by now, legitimately question the motives of this attorney who launches all these essentially frivolous lawsuits against small businesses (Weimar Country Store struggle ...

Easy, lucrative catalytic converter thefts vex Placer victims, law enforcement

AUBURN CA - Placer County’s wave of catalytic-converter thefts has hit motorists in the pocketbook. And at least one law-enforcement arm has acted to root out businesses buying ...

Probe links alcohol, drugs to Auburn canal death cluster

Autopsy results on five bodies found in Auburn’s Wise Canal showed evidence of very high levels of drugs or alcohol in all the victims. A report issued by the Placer Count ...