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NFL Hall of Famer Jim Otto to appear at Auburn's Power Club Brewery for Monte Carlo Night

In his playing days for the Oakland Raiders, it wasn’t easy getting Jim Otto off the field. So hard, in fact, that the National Football League Hall of Fame center played a ...

The man behind the curtain

At one point in the “Wizard of Oz,”  the Cowardly Lion, about to do something he really doesn’t want to do, asks his cohorts to do one thing for him. &ldqu ...

Earth day in Colfax kicks off the Big Day of Giving

The Friends of the Colfax Library will be participating in the Big Day of Giving for the first time this year and will be kicking the event off on Earth Day. This Wednesday, April ...

Colfax caboose update

The historical caboose at Roy Toms Plaza in downtown Colfax is getting financial help from more than one source according to Tony Hesch, caboose project manager.  “When ...

Ladies prepare for change in Colfax VFW

Members of the Ladies Auxiliary are gearing up for change.   As ideas for leadership nominations are floating are the air - a commitment for the New Year indicates record num ...

Clay pigeons for pledges

Local law enforcement agencies will be going up against local high school trap shooters in a shoot-a-thon to raise money. The Shoot-a-thon will begin at 9 a.m. on Sunday, April 26 ...

Colfax is properly disposing of unused and expired medication

It is time to clean out your medicine cabinets. To protect the environment from contamination, teens from abuse, young children from poisoning, seniors from misuse and mistakes, a ...

New North Auburn shopping center moves ahead

Motorists passing along Highway 49 south of Bell Road will be able to watch the construction of a new shopping center over the next several months. Contractors for Best Properties ...

New Auburn airport sign being built to last

Conspicuous in its absence since being knocked over and destroyed by an out-of-control auto more than two years ago, a new Auburn Airport and Business Park sign is about to rise ag ...

Memorial fund set up for family of Highway 49 crash victim

Michael A. Kaspar is being remembered as a man with an infectious smile who died too soon. Kaspar, 57, was killed in a two-vehicle crash on Highway 49 in the Lake of the Pines are ...

Tax crunch time brings out fraudsters, warnings in Auburn

Tax time doesn’t have to be scam time. That’s the message the state Attorney’s General Office is putting out as final numbers are crunched ahead of Wednesday&rsq ...

Rural Lincoln pond tragedy claims young ATV riders

Two boys, 3 and 5, have lost their lives in a tragic pond accident in rural Lincoln and their deaths have sent a community reeling. The boys were riding alone Sunday on a smaller ...

Second death in Highway 49 crash near Lake of the Pines

A 90-year-old Grass Valley man seen driving erratically before a crash that killed an Auburn driver along Highway 49 has died in the hospital. Alford Dale Presser died Saturday ev ...

FUNKY TOWN: Auburn's 17th Funk Box Derby will provide thrills down Lincoln Way April 26

Justin Fischer has the rest of his life to be married. On April 26, with family and friends in attendance and the world rushing past in a downhill blur, Fischer has the chance to ...

Highway 49 crash leads to death, manslaughter charge

The driver of one vehicle involved in a horrific crash on Highway 49 is dead, the driver of another is critically injured and the California Highway Patrol is sorting out why the L ...