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Get rid of hazardous waste for free Saturday

Medications and sharps ? such as lancets, syringes and pen needles ? don?t belong in the trash. Whether it?s pills, tablets or liquid, medication shouldn?t be flushed down the toil ...

Wildcats debut at James Field today

They?ve come from Canada, Venezuela, Ohio, Illinois, Pennsylvania and all over the Golden State. But for the next two months the 27 college baseball players signed by Wildcats owne ...

Artists think 'Outside the Box'

Colfax artist John Potter and Kurt Barton of Meadow Vista are two of the artists who have their work on exhibit during PlacerArts? 5th Annual Outside the Box fundraiser. The show, ...

Bunnies are cute, but require lots of care

Easter is approaching fast and once again some people will buy bunnies for their children as presents. Please do not do this without understanding some of the myths and realities o ...

Community reaches out to CHP officer battling cancer

The support of his co-workers, friends and the community has made dealing with a serious illness easier for Todd Kettwig, a California Highway Patrol officer. Kettwig, public info ...

Helicopter crews act fast to save lives

Sometimes, life’s circumstances change at the blink of an eye. That is what happened Saturday to Tyler Hand of Grass Valley. While riding his motorcycle on a trail near Carpente ...

7-year prison term for Cool man in Auburn stabbing

AUBURN CA - Initially charged with attempted murder, a Cool man has been sentenced to the upper term of seven years for stabbing a man who had chased him down in a car to recover s ...

Occupy Auburn to take stand in Downtown

The Occupy Wall Street movement arrives Thursday in Auburn. Two months of “occupy” protests have taken place in communities throughout the nation but the planned rally and marc ...

Mandarin mania found at foothill festival

The 18th annual Mountain Mandarin Festival, to be held Nov. 18 to 20 at the Gold Country Fairgrounds in Auburn – is preparing for upwards of 30,000 visitors. When autumn days in ...

Ex-Marine stops Auburn Vet’s Day parade, pops question

11:11 a.m. on Nov. 11, 2011 seemed like a lucky enough convergence of numbers for Auburn’s Troy Pankoski to pop the question Friday. A self-described numbers person, the retired ...