Western States

Greenwood takes States with surprise sprint

Ellie Greenwood wasn’t even on Kami Semick’s radar when she surged ahead of her in the last six miles to win the Western States 100 Mile Endurance Run Saturday. Moments later ...

Signs to inform about Auburn

Interpretive signs will give Auburnites and visitors more information about the city. City Council Monday approved the addition of two new signs in the Central Square area. One si ...

Our View: Amgen Tour puts Auburn in center of cycling universe

Western States and Tevis? Meet your new sibling, Amgen. The Amgen Tour of California is coming to the streets of Auburn, providing the community with another platform to leverage ...

Are we prepared?

If you recall about this time last year we were overwhelmed with acrid smoke in the air, our firefighting resources were stretched thin due to the thousands of wildfires statewide ...

Cook's toughest recipe

Michael Cook isn’t riding in the Tour de France this year. He’s a little more ambitious than that. Cook will hit the road on his Trek bicycle Thursday in Oceanside. From there ...

Authorities searching for missing runner

Placer County Sheriff’s Office and U. S. Forest Service crews are combing part of the Western States trail in the Foresthill area in search of a missing runner. A man in his 40 ...