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Cal Fire issues statewide burn ban

California's dry conditions and high temperatures, along with increased fire activity, has prompted the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (Cal Fire) to suspend ...

Locals hit the pool, water to get relief from heat

Summer doesn?t officially start until Wednesday, but with triple digit days over the weekend, locals say they are already looking for ways to beat the heat. Some say they headed ...

Rain returns to Auburn area with a vengeance

AUBURN CA - A new round of rain pummeled the Auburn area Wednesday, sending rocks and mud sliding onto some roads and raising stream levels. The National Weather Service recorded 1 ...

Noon Hour Update: Mega Millions fever and wet weather in the foothills

Welcome to the Auburn Journal's "Noon Hour Update," where we'll present you with stories and updates on what's going on in the news and what we're working on for our Thursday editi ...

Temperatures to edge near record high after recent snowfall

As ski resorts celebrate more recent snowfall, local temperatures are forecasted to rise to the mid-70’s this week, according to local meteorologists. “For the Sacramento-are ...

Drained and ready to go

With rain forecasted to finally begin today and through this weekend, Placer County Public Works crews were continuing work on clearing ditches and drain spots Wednesday. “We’ ...

Wind storm to hit Auburn

Auburn residents can expect 25 to 35 mph winds and cooler temperatures, Wednesday and Thursday, according to Bill Rasch, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service Sacrament ...

Wacky weather wears on residents

The wet, cold weather has some local residents frustrated and confused as Auburn heads into a June that is more like winter than late spring. Newcastle resident Jean Reinking, who ...

Piling it on: Rain, wind, snow pummel Auburn, Sierra

The wind and rain kept on coming Thursday, buffeting Auburn and environs in the latest of a series of winter storms expected to continue into the weekend. And while that translate ...

More weather rolling into Auburn

Auburn can expect another wet week, and officials said they are ready to weather the storm. A new storm is expected to bring 1 1/2 inches of rain to Auburn Sunday, according to D ...