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Suspect in killing of sheriff’s deputies was twice deported

SACRAMENTO — A man suspected of killing two deputies during a shooting rampage in Northern California was deported twice to Mexico and had a drug conviction, federal authorit ...

Arrest in Auburn, Sacramento shootings that leave two peace officers dead

Saturday Update: A procession of public safety vehicles is escorting the body of Placer County Sheriff's Office Detecitve Mchael David Davis Jr. from the Sacramento County ...

Suspected cop shooter apprehended

A massive manhunt for a suspected cop shooter ended with an arrest today of a man inside a home near Auburn’s Placer High School. The man is suspected of shooting two Placer ...

Big rig overturned forces road closure

State Route 49 onramp to westbound Interstate 80 and the westbound off ramp are closed until approximately 4 p.m. to allow crews to upright a big rig that overturned.

Homeless man hopes to get back dog that was stolen from him

An Auburn-area homeless man’s canine companion was stolen from him recently by an unknown woman. Donnas “Martin” Hoskins, 44, has been desperately looking for hi ...

64-unit affordable apartment complex to open in Bowman in 2016

A Roseville developer is close to finalizing plans to start construction this spring on a 64-unit affordable apartment plan for Bowman. The Quartz Ridge Family Apartments developm ...

Media Life: State Theatre work unearths long-lost 1930 art deco treasure

A vertically challenged genie? A variation on the theatrical “tragedy-comedy” mask, this time memorializing loud acting? A stylized tribute to Aztec culture run amok? ...

Cal Fire investigators continue probe into Applegate Fire cause

  The investigation into the cause of the Applegate Fire is continuing, a Cal Fire official said. The 459-acre fire broke out Oct. 8 in seven separate location along Interst ...

Pot grows pose threat

Illegal marijuana growing operations are not uncommon in the densely forested public lands of California. And though the harvested product fetches a considerable return for success ...

Navigating the password jungle

Have you ever, out of desperation, resorted to using the password “password” or “123456?” Security pass codes can be frustrating and, if you’re like m ...