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62 years after abandonment, woman searches for parents

It has been a whirlwind few days as Auburn’s Jan Hungerford and the Bellingham, Wash. woman she found abandoned as a baby 62 years ago reunited for the first time. They have ...

Unidentified body of baby found in Newcastle is buried in Auburn

AUBURN CA - Without a name or a known past, the body of a baby found near the roadside in Newcastle last summer  has been buried in Auburn. The Placer County Sheriff’s ...

Police report got it wrong

Hello. I am Mary Ellen Stamps. My turn to speak. I did not leave my child for several hours (Journal, Jan. 8). That is an error in the police report. I actively searched for him ...

Rescuers brace for seasonal surge of abandoned wildlife

The trickle of infant animals found on wilderness trails or urban backyards and taken in by Gold Country Wildlife Rescue volunteers will soon turn into a flood. It's mating season ...