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2011-12-31 21:00:00

Auburn Auto Doctors completed the necessary requirements to become a California certified green repair station through the Bureau of Automotive Repair and the Department of Toxic Substances Control. We are the first in Auburn, CA. Auburn, CA (PRWEB) December 31, 2011 Auburn Auto Doctors of Auburn, CA has become the first auto repair shop in the area to obtain certified green station status. The green station program is a partnership between the Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC)...

2008-07-17 06:00:44

By Genny Howe, The Sacramento Bee, Calif. Jul. 17--Trek the Tahoe trails Celebrate Tahoe's playground July 19 with free guided hiking options at Lake Tahoe's Trail Fest, hosted by the Tahoe Rim Trail Assocation. Included in the annual event will be a family hike from Commons Beach to Page Meadows, a Page Meadows wildflower hike (eight miles), a Galena Falls waterfall hike near Mt. Rose and the Brockway Summit Vista hike (four to five miles), along with an Alpenglow Sports seven-mile...

2008-07-14 06:00:32

By Lakiesha McGhee, The Sacramento Bee, Calif. Jul. 14--A number of small school districts in the foothills of Placer County are considering a merger to combat years of dwindling enrollment and shrinking funds from the state. Some district officials say Sacramento's new Twin Rivers Unified School District -- formed by merging the former Grant high school district and its feeder schools -- is their guide. Placer Union High School District initiated a preliminary study of district...

2008-06-27 00:02:36

By Jennifer K. Morita, The Sacramento Bee, Calif. Jun. 26--Smoky conditions caused by fires burning throughout Northern California have prompted Placer County officials to issue an air quality advisory today, cautioning residents to curtail all outdoor exercise. Measures of particulates taken Wednesday showed Roseville averaged 78 micrograms per cubic meter, more than twice the federal standard of 35 micrograms, according to a Placer County Health Department press release. Auburn showed...

2008-06-25 15:03:08

By Lindsay Tice AUBURN - St. Mary's Health System plans to make its first major foray into Auburn with a 30,000-square-foot medical building on seven acres at the corner of Turner Street and Gracelawn Road. The $7.3 million building will offer lab services, radiology services, a prevention and wellness clinic and an office with three doctors who specialize in senior health. It will also include a walk- in clinic, though its hours of operation and other details haven't been worked out yet....

2006-11-16 15:00:34

By Art Campos, The Sacramento Bee, Calif. Nov. 16--It's being called the "crown jewel" in Placer County's park system. And it's going to get bigger and better. The 220-acre Hidden Falls Regional Park, which opened Oct. 30, has given hikers, bikers, runners and equestrians a chance to enjoy the beauty of a nature area. Offering wide-open spaces and two cascading creeks, the park is located on the Didion Ranch, about 3 1/2 miles northwest of Auburn. In addition to the seven miles of...


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jument
  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
'Jument' ultimately comes from the Latin 'jugum,' yoke.
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