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Christmases past inspire Auburn Festival of Lights Santa

It’s the biggest parade of the year in Auburn and the star of the show is Santa Claus. Here he comes at the end of the Festival of Lights Parade in Downtown Auburn riding in ...

Brief rains to give way to sunny weather

Skiers and snowboarders are looking forward to clear skies and fresh snow for the rest of the week. Christmas Eve rains and snows in the higher elevations will be giving way to su ...

How a saloon keeper changed the look of Old Town

If you’ve stood at the intersection of Lincoln Way and Sacramento Street in Old Town, you may have wondered about the unusual street configuration that leaves a roughly trian ...

Call to readers: Ringing in the new

What are your new year traditions? Tell us why. We need your help keeping this conversation going. We want to publish your letters, but they must include your first and last name ...

I-80 road rage suspect faces more charges

A woman arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon stemming from a road rage incident remains incarcerated and has had her bail increased. Dierdre Orozco, 50, was in an ...

Burglars hit Bowman Road Businesses

Thieves have been targeting businesses along Bowman Road in Auburn looking for money, but not much else. In the past two days, at least three businesses have been hit by what busi ...

Slide slows Cool-Auburn canyon crawl commute

The “canyon crawl” commute between Auburn and Cool took on an even slower speed Tuesday when a morning rock slide forced partial closure of a stretch of Highway 49. Th ...

Veteran Santa looks back on Christmas seasons filled with joy

At 76, Jack Kenny can chuckle over the many years and the many wonderful experiences he has been part of at Christmas time as Santa. Kenny, who sports a Santa-thentic snow-white b ...

Auburn Christmas dinner welcomes community for 25th year

Organizers say an Auburn welcome is waiting for one and all for the 25th annual Community Christmas Dinner. 2014 dinner coordinators Roberta Forbes and Karen Brown both said the e ...

Meddlers Report – Dec. 23

The Meddlers is an open-forum meeting sponsored by the Auburn Chamber of Commerce that meets at 7 a.m. every Tuesday at Auburn City Hall, 1225 Lincoln Way. Auburn Journal reporter ...