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Kershner announces Auburn City Council candidacy

Downtown Auburn business owner and philanthropist Christopher Kershner has announced his candidacy for Auburn City Council with an official campaign video and charity fundraiser co ...

Ken Drake celebrates 100

Ken Drake celebrated his 100 year birthday  Sept. 6. He has been a resident at Solstice Senior Living in Auburn for two years. For his centennial, Drake was surrounded by fami ...

Meet Deputy Melissa Adams

Age: 25 Residence: Auburn Why did you want to join the Placer County Sheriff team? When I was 5, my grandfather (a retired police officer) wrote me a ticket for eating too muc ...

Fries win award for boosting art in the community

A couple whose artistic vision has made a lasting impact on Auburn’s landscape and the community will be honored with the Vernon Gould McCann Award at the State of the Commun ...

City accountant wins employee of the year

For City of Auburn Employee of the Year Cristina Shafer, the job in the Administrative Services Finance Department is an opportunity to do something she enjoys. “I always li ...

Christopher Paul Smith

Christopher Paul Smith, was born weighing 7 pounds, 11 ounces at UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento. Parents are Andrew and Macaela Smith. Grandparents are: Dewitt and Jane Smith ...

Meet Deputy Melissa Adams

Name: Melissa Adams Age: 25 Hometown: Auburn Why did you want to join the Placer County Sheriff team? When I was 5, my grandfather (a retired police officer) ...

Colfax resident receives ‘You Are Our Hero’ award

Bev Anderson, a Colfax resident was honored by the Neuropathy Action Foundation (NAF) with its You Are Our Hero Award at its 12th annual Neuropathy Action Awareness Day June 22 in ...

Emily Curtis for Miss Teen Sacramento

Emily Curtis, 16, was accepted to be a candidate in the 2018 Miss Teen Sacramento pageant that will be held Aug. 24 and 25. This will be Curtis’s first pageant that she will ...

Amara announces run for City Council

Sandy Giuliani Amara, a lifelong resident of Auburn and Auburn planning commissioner, has thrown her hat in the ring for a seat on the Auburn City Council. From her early educatio ...

Mark Meuser — ‘riding’ for office

Forget running for office — GOP secretary of state candidate Mark Meuser is “riding” for office. Meuser, who completed an ironman in 2015, is riding his bike thr ...

DeOllos sworn in as Penryn postmaster

Elizabeth Kennedy DeOllos raised her right hand to take the official oath of office as the new Penryn Postmaster at a noon ceremony Friday at the Penryn Post Office, 2205 Rippey Ro ...

Meet Placer County Sheriff's Deputy Joie Camalo

Name: Joie Camalo Age: 24 Residence: Placer County Family: Not married, no children Why did you want to join the Placer County Sheriff team? I grew up ...