Auburn

Realignment calls for jail time alternatives

The Auburn Journal reported on the first year of California’s prison realignment, the attempt to move non-violent convicts from prison to county jails (“AB 109 adding to challe ...

Witness’ health delays ex-Colfax snowboard coach trial

Trial assignment for Belden “Jack” Morgan, a former Colfax snowboard coach and teacher, has been postponed until November because of the health of a witness, said Matthew Bisho ...

Auburn pastor to begin 6-month deployment to Middle East

In his youth, Donny Crandell couldn’t fathom joining the military because he feared the possibility of deployment. Today that possibility is becoming his reality. The senior past ...

Marijuana left as payment for produce

For the past two months, there has been a very simple system at Tumbling Creek Ranch in Ophir. Michelle Murray and her husband, Dave, grow butternut squash and pumpkins, collect th ...

Law enforcement works to extract body of Foresthill Bridge jumper

UPDATE 6:14 P.M. 10/19: Police worked on Friday to extract the body of a man who jumped from the Foresthill Bridge shortly after 5 p.m., Placer County Sheriff's Office Sgt. Dave Jo ...

Auburn feels the sting of the squeeze at the pump

On Thursday, Rhonda Wood and her daughter pulled up to the pumps at Gas & Shop on Lincoln Way in Auburn, but they weren't there to fill up. "Halfway is my limit," Wood said. Li ...

Hydraulic fluid spill spreads to pond, threatens Auburn Ravine

A contracting crew worked Thursday to control the environmental damage from a hydraulic fluid spill that ran into an Auburn apartment complex's private pond. Work by Ranger Pipelin ...

Scammers pose as grandchildren to swindle the elderly

An Auburn man has been scammed out of $2,000 after an unknown caller falsely told him his grandson was trapped in Spain. Wayne Small, 68, of Auburn, recently picked up the phone to ...

School bus crashes through fence into backyard

A school bus tore through a fence and into a backyard off of Boscal Circle and Richardson Drive in Auburn early Monday morning. David Martinez, spokesman for the California Highway ...

Foresthill pounds Valley Christian 64-0

FORESTHILL — The Foresthill Wildfires put on a scoring clinic against the Valley Christian Lions, earning an easy 64-0 Sacramento Metro Athletic League shutout Friday night at Fo ...