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Placer supes keep North Auburn emergency homeless shelter on table

A proposal to operate an emergency homeless shelter in a North Auburn building formerly occupied by minimum-security jail inmates received guarded support Thursday from the Placer ...

Media Life: Auburn premieres local link to “All-American Makers”

A garage opens. The light from outside illuminates the screen. And a new show on the Science Channel debuts. At North Auburn’s DeWitt Theater, the audience at the local prem ...

Arrest made in tire-popping probe at Auburn seniors mobilehome park

For at least five years, Woodside Village Senior Mobile Home Park in North Auburn has been plagued by someone puncturing tires. In the past month, the rash of vandalism has only g ...

Two Nor Cal Counties link efforts to secede

“The State of Jefferson is dedicated to the men and women who champion liberty in our modern age,” said Greg Walsh, at the Colfax City Council meeting. “Like our ...

Electric cart heist putters out on Auburn's Highway 49

It was one wild, slow ride on a not-so-hot set of wheels. A low-speed, high-profile pursuit on Highway 49 ended with the arrest of a suspect on suspicion of stealing an electric c ...

Council Roundup

Among the highlights from the last city council meeting were adding no smoking signs at the train station, a new pool and recycling waste water. Connie Heilaman, president of the ...

District, law enforcement recognized for video

Placer County Office of Education and Placer County Sheriff’s Office received a statewide honor for communication. The California School Public Relations Association (CalSPR ...

Staffing issues vs. city cost

Reduced hours for law enforcement will continue in Colfax, officials said.  City Manager Mark Miller stated that the city signed a three year contract with the Sheriff’ ...

Student says he was stripped in class

  An Auburn woman was in tears Wednesday as she described how her son’s teacher had him strip down in front of his classmates. Gina Gonzalez said her 10-year-old son, ...

Cool woman sues over ‘bad’ caramel apple

A Cool woman who survived a potentially deadly listeria infection after eating a caramel apple is suing a Bakersfield processor and Wal-Mart. According to court records obtained b ...