News

Mountain Mama’s closing after 40 years

After four decades in business, owner Judith Gordon-Lawson is shutting the doors of Mountain Mama clothing store in Auburn. “Although I have loved having this store, I am e ...

Media Life: Sierra ski resort offers white weddings for Valentine’s Day

June may be the month to tie the knot but Valentine’s Day is about as hands-down romantic as they come for exchanging vows. With that in mind, Northstar snow resort is makin ...

Warwick University moving forward on Placer County campus

England’s University of Warwick has taken the first official step to establish a campus in Placer County, west of Roseville. Plans announced Thursday by the school call for ...

Call to readers: Valentine's Day

What is the best Valentine’s Day date? Tell us why. We need your help keeping this conversation going. We want to publish your letters, but they must include your first and ...

Newcastle crash injures driver on Highway 193

The California Highway Patrol was investigating a single-vehicle crash Wednesday afternoon on Highway 193 in Newcastle that sent the driver to hospital and slowed traffic. The cra ...

Wildlife seek refuge, often leading to human encounters

Some are animal rescue groups are bracing for what is shaping up to be a busy spring and summer in light of current California conditions. The signs of increased animal activity a ...

Judge: Plea deal not tough enough

ROSEVILLE – After days of deliberation, a Placer County Superior Court judge said he would not approve the plea deal in the Colored Pencils daycare sex abuse case as it stand ...

Sheridan murder suspect’s state hospital placement still on hold

A Placer County judge is asking state hospital officials to admit accused murderer Ana Bejenariu within a month or provide an explanation for what is now a two-month delay in her p ...

England’s Warwick University moving on Placer County campus

England’s University of Warwick has taken the first official step to establish a campus in Placer County, near Roseville. Plans announced today by the school call for a phas ...

1,000 bikes expected for Sweetheart Ride

For more than 30 years motorcyclists have gathered in Auburn for the annual Sweetheart Ride and this year about 1,000 bikes are expected to enjoy the ride. C&E Indian Motorcyc ...