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Opening river near Auburn exposes nude, gay beaches

Boaters along a newly opened stretch of American River are getting exposed to a form of nature many weren’t anticipating. Over the past three decades, nude sunbathers — mostly ...

Park begins loose dog crackdown

Concerned about two recent dog attacks on horses in canyons along the American River, the state parks department is instituting spot patrols and enforcement of dog regulations on r ...

Attack pit bull still at large

A day after a pit bull attacked a horse on an Auburn State Recreation Area trail, Jerry Jackson was packing a canister of pepper spray for protection as he set out from the rim of ...