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Warm up your winter with this Maltese classic

Over the weekend I was considering what dish I would like to share with you. Because it’s been the “rainy season,” and I mean a real rainy season, I was thinkin ...

Colfax calendar, starting Jan. 14

Thursday, Jan. 14 Senior activities with artist Barbara Hoffman run from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursdays at the Methodist Church, 936 Stockton St. in Dutch Flat. Donations accepted. In ...

Oregon pianist performs Jan. 23 at Methodist Church

The Colfax United Methodist Church will host award-winning pianist John Nilsen for a Jan. 23 concert at the Methodist Church. The 7 p.m. concert will include Nilsen’s compos ...

Placer County Sheriff’s detective to speak at “Human Trafficking” event Monday

When Det. Adam Cline delivers his talk Monday about local human trafficking, some parents may be surprised to learn that sex slaves could be girls from nearby towns. “It&rsq ...

Media Life: Who are we? We are Auburn

Who are we? Drilling into the latest census-driven statistics indicates that Auburnites are different from the rest of California in many ways. But in others, we’re very mu ...

Drummer with Auburn links drove Rollins Band beat

A full-throttle drummer with links to Auburn, Jason Mackenroth died Sunday at his Nevada home. Mackenroth, 46, had worked at Downtown Auburn’s Big O Tire store during the mi ...

Colfax Garden Club sponsors 10-hour study sessions

Colfax Garden Club is sponsoring a gardening study school, open to the public. Each of the four sessions will be for 10 hours. The first session will be on Jan. 16 and Jan. 17 in ...

Colfax calendar, starting Jan. 7

Thursday, Jan. 7 Senior activities with artist Barbara Hoffman are from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursdays at the Methodist Church, 936 Stockton St. in Dutch Flat. Donations accepted. Inc ...

Placer Pizzazz: See the artistic side of our government workers at annual Placer County Employee Art Show in Auburn

While Placer County employees are busy keeping our government offices running smoothly, many of them also flourish in their artistic endeavors. The creativity of these employees i ...

Polar pioneer to share inspirational story in Auburn

  He’s walked to both the north and south poles, becoming the first to do so. Now polar explorer Robert Swan will be sharing his inspirational adventure – a jour ...

Media Life: 2016 Awards honor year of Auburncentricities

The Media Life “Lifey Awards,” presented each year for outstanding achievement in a column snippet, took on even more prestige this past year. A life-sized replica of ...

Mark your calendar for 2016’s Top 5 Auburn anniversaries

Get out your party hats. Auburn is poised to mark a variety of anniversaries in 2016 – from the first flight to arrive in the city to Auburn’s first – but not onl ...

Scout troop collects Christmas trees as fundraiser

For the next two weekends, Boy Scout Troop 6 of Meadow Vista will recycle residents’ Christmas trees. The troop, sponsored by the Meadow Vista Area Lions Club, uses this fu ...

Colfax calendar, starting Dec. 31

Thursday, Dec. 31 Have a safe and happy New Year’s Eve! New Year’s Eve Burning Bowl Service is at 7 p.m. at Unite of Auburn, 1212 High St. in Auburn. All are welcome. ...

Media Life: Auburn’s ‘12 Days of Christmas’

Merry Christmas Auburn. And what better gift to give on such a joyous day than to drop an Auburncentric reworking of the Yuletide classic “The 12 Days of Christmas” int ...