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Placer DA files murder charges in Newcastle olive grower's shooting death

Robert Carlo Yandolino appeared in court for the first time Monday on a murder charge. The charges include a special allegation that signals prosecutors are considering seeking th ...

Roper remembered by city, community

The measure of most men is hard to quantify. But for the late Harvey Roper, the impact made throughout the community appears to be almost infinite. Loved ones, dignitaries and fri ...

Newcastle slaying: Olive grower’s triumph turns to tragedy

Carlo Yandolino died just as his dream was coming true. Yandolino, 58, was shot to death Thursday as he sat in his car at his home on a rural foothills road. His death came durin ...

Auburn production team capturing charity race on video

When a charity challenge with teams of philanthropists aged 25 to 104 went looking for a videographer to tell its story, it chose Auburn’s Ridgeline Entertainment. Ridgeline ...

Foresthill sixth-graders host annual World Cultural Fair

Under the direction of Foresthill Divide School teachers David LaRash and Allison Peres, sixth- graders hosted the annual “World Cultural Fair” in the school gym May 13 ...

Monument honors World War II flying ace

Hundreds turned out Saturday at the Auburn Airport to honor Auburn’s Col. Clarence E. “Bud” Anderson, a World War II hero. The day’s festivities began wit ...

Shooting in Newcastle leaves one dead, rural community in shock

One man is dead and a 28-year-old Lincoln area man is under arrest after a shooting Thursday in the rural foothills west of Auburn. While the identity of the victim had not been r ...

Victim ID'd in rural Newcastle shooting death as suspect's father

A man shot and killed at a rural Newcastle residence Thursday was identified today by the Placer County Sheriff’s Office as Carlo Alexander Yandolino. Carlo Yandolino, 58, d ...

Auburn Journal contracts with Elite Canvassing Services, Corp. to sell new subscriptions

The Auburn Journal has contracted with Elite Canvassing Services, Corp. to sell new subscriptions door to door.  Jody Cline, CEO of Elite,  contracts and employs youths ...

Media Life: Cast grows for Cool area’s “The Divide” movie

Veteran actor-director Perry (“Day After Tomorrow,” “Riptide”) King and Left For Dead Productions’ have cast a crucial role in “The Divide,&rdqu ...