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Sex trafficking victim speaks out

She was 6 years old when she was sold into sex-trafficking by her own family. She spent the next 17 years in “the business.” Liz Williamson, who now lives in Placer Co ...

Sex trafficking victim shares her story

She was 6 years old when she was sold into sex-trafficking by her own family. She spent the next 17 years in “the business.” Liz Williamson, who now lives in Placer C ...

Plump pumpkins, silly scarecrows winners crowned

With pumpkins weighing in at more than 1,000 pounds and mechanical-operated scarecrows, judges had some stiff competition for Saturday’s Auburn Community Festival. The 18th ...

Mountain lion spotted Downtown

An early morning mountain lion sighting isn’t something you’d expect in the heart of Downtown Auburn, but it’s exactly what a handful of witness say they saw Mond ...

Newcomer candidates get seasoned fast

Political campaigning is hard, and it can be an eye-opening experience for the unseasoned candidate. Two local candidates, Art Moore, who is running against incumbent Rep. Tom McC ...

Community rallies in wake of fire

The fast-moving Applegate Fire, which burned 459 acres and destroyed six homes, was not enough to extinguish the spirit of a tight-knit community. In the wake of the destructive b ...

Fall weather expected next week

The coming work week is bringing with it the feel of crisp fall days and the chance of much needed showers. With the potential for rain slated for Monday and Tuesday, meteorologis ...

Georgetown biker completes 400-mile endurance ride without GPS

Isaac Chilton completed his 400-mile mountain bike endurance ride, managing to get from Verdi at the California/Nevada border to Mendocino in fewer than four days. But the 44-year ...