Home » Archives by category » News » Local News (Page 3)

New Gas Station In Town!

New Gas Station In Town!

The Gasoline station located at 1110 High Street located with the Auburn Food and Gas is being changed today to become a GULF gasoline outlet. The Auburn Market will continue to exist under local ownership, but the Gas Station will change to GULF. Gulf had a major presence in California…

California Recall Signatures Over 2 Mil! UPDATE!

California Recall Signatures Over 2 Mil! UPDATE!

With the program in place to recall Gov. Newsom gaining major acceptance by registered voters, this week has seen a ground swell of activity from the event, both from the “get rid of the Gov.”  to “I want to stay in my job” emphasis. First signatures on the recall exceeded…

Thousands of J&J Vaccine Shots On The Way!

Thousands of J&J Vaccine Shots On The Way!

Gov. Newsom announced in Long Beach yesterday that 21 thousand doses of Johnson and Johnson’s new Covid-19 Vaccine will arrive in California this week with 320 thousand scheduled next week. California officials say 21% of the state adult population has received at least partial doses ad 10% have received total…

So Where Is The Vaccine?

So Where Is The Vaccine?

Sutter Health has announced again the cancellation of vaccine appointments and said yesterday the agency may need to reschedule as many as 90 thousand-second dose appointments if the state does not boost the unpredictable supply of the vaccine. Many hundreds of over 65-year-old members were informed in February the scheduled…

Politicians Come To Agreement To Reopen Schools!

Politicians Come To Agreement To Reopen Schools!

California schools will be pressured to reopen this spring under a deal Gov. Gavin Newsom and legislative leaders are expected to announce Monday morning. The deal will dole out $2 billion in grant funding to schools that have reopened by the end of March for kindergarten through second grades and…

Fry’s Stores Closed For Good!

Fry’s Stores Closed For Good!

Fry’s electronic stores, in decline for almost a year, have announced they are closing all stores and the business last week. The Roseville store and Sacramento stores have been winding down for several months and now the official announcement is here. The Fry’s store was founded in 1985 as a…

Ninety Two Year Old PG&E Office Closing and To Be Sold!

Ninety Two Year Old PG&E Office Closing and To Be Sold!

  Auburn’s PG&E office at 1050 High Street, completed and open to serve the public will be decommissioned along with nine other like offices by March 1st. PG&E Spokesperson Megan McFarland said customers have changed their behavior and with the year long shutdown due to the Covid-19 virus the office…

Dewitt Project Demolition Begins!

Dewitt Project Demolition Begins!

The long-awaited destruction of the outdated and out of code buildings at the Dewitt Center began this week. The first building, a portion of the former Senior Center had the roof area demolished Monday. Controversy has surrounded the long overdue project which was approved by Placer County supervisors in December…

CalFire: Denny’s Vacant Resturant Fire 2020 Was Human Caused!

CalFire: Denny’s Vacant Resturant Fire 2020 Was Human Caused!

Cal Fire announced the March 25th, 2020 fire at the former Denny’s Resturant on Auburn Ravine Road was caused by human action. The resturant had been closed for a year at the time of the Fire and had been fenced in. Cal Fire said they have no responsible person in…