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17-year-old suspected of DUI in Applegate crash that killed 3

Three men were killed and the juvenile driver is behind bars on suspicion of drunken driving after a car left an Applegate road and hit a tree late Thursday, the California Highway ...

Not guilty in battery trial involving radio personality, Newcastle man tells his story

John O’Neill said he’s thankful that a Placer County jury found him innocent of battery charges filed after an Interstate 80 offramp altercation with Sacramento radio personali ...

Ready to survive the apocalypse?

While a zombie apocalypse probably isn’t on the horizon for Placer County, residents should be well-prepared for surviving other natural disasters and emergencies according to th ...

Fallen soldier from Applegate to be honored with Tahoe National Forest trail dedication

Applegate’s Joshua Hardt died last October serving his country in Afghanistan. Back home, he had loved the Sierra outdoors. On Memorial Day, his country will remember his sacri ...

Tire fire mires Interstate 80 morning commute near Applegate

Westbound Interstate 80 traffic flows near the Heather Glen exit were temporarily disrupted at about 9 a.m. because of a big-rig fire that could have been worse than it was. Drive ...