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Bad caroling, good cause

They may not have the best singing voices – in fact they’re downright terrible – but they have no problem piping up for a good cause. For the raggedy band of mis ...

Traditions are an aromatic thing

There are many traditions that surround the welcoming of the New Year. The ringing of church bells, firing of guns, lighting of fireworks, sounding of party horns and even hitting ...

Call to readers: Jolly soul

Do you believe in Santa Claus? Tell us why or why not. We need your help keeping this conversation going. We want to publish your letters, but they must include your first and la ...

Burglars hit Bowman Road area

Thieves have been targeting businesses along Bowman Road in Auburn looking for money, but not much else. In the past two days, at least three businesses have been hit by what busi ...

Slow and steady Santa gives kids time to wish

As Dave Blau recalls, his brush with destiny occurred when his Christmas shopping stroll through Roseville’s Galleria about a dozen years ago was interrupted by an elf with a ...

Questions remain after Auburn shootout leaves suspect dead

The investigation continued Monday into a standoff and shootout at a North Auburn home that left the suspect dead from a gunshot inside the burning Kemper Oaks Court house. The s ...

Hell Hole Dam collapse 50 years ago today continues to teach

The photos were spectacular as the Highway 49 bridge gave way 50 years ago today. But the lasting story was the upstream collapse Dec. 23, 1964, of the Hell Hole Dam that sent a s ...

Small business hit hard by thieves

Guns, ammo, gold and cash are just some of the items taken from a Colfax small business in the early hours of Sunday morning. Inside of Ammo, Camo & Bait, in the heart of Down ...

Nevada County woman in custody for DUI

A Nevada County woman arrested twice this year on suspicion of drunk driving is being held without bail at Wayne Brown Correctional Facility. A $100,000 warrant had been issued la ...

Woman arrested twice in five days

A women arrested twice in the span of five days is now being held at Placer County Jail following a hit and run incident. The day after being released from the Roseville jail Deir ...