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Auburn home invasion, armed robbery reveal drug's attractions and dangers

The wake-up calls are jarring for Placer County communities when it comes to the spread of OxyContin abuse. In Rocklin, it was the morning when the letters on the high school’s ...

Small cities, big pay

Placer County communities are paying city and town managers at Bay Area prices even though the cost-of-living index is about 30 percent less, a new grand jury report says. But in ...

Rare Painted Redstart putting Auburn on the map with birdwatchers

Birdwatchers are flocking to a quiet Auburn neighborhood for a gander at the Painted Redstart – a non-native that has never been seen this far north in California before. Deanna ...