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Rattlesnake sightings, bitings mark move into Placer’s warmer season

Warmer weather is drawing both people and rattlesnakes out of hibernation, renewing warnings to be careful outdoors or risk a snake bite. While the bite of the rattlesnake is seld ...

Placer's rattlers back biting in Year of Snake

The Auburn area’s latest painful reminder that the foothills are rattlesnake country occurred Saturday night in Cool. A woman walking downstairs in her home’s garage f ...

Dog pepper-sprayed, removed for evaluation after Newcastle attack

AUBURN CA - A dog was pepper-sprayed and removed from a Newcastle home after it reportedly bit a woman Friday. Dispatchers were told that the woman was being attacked by a “wolf ...

Media Life: Placer County products are Emmy nominees for “Deadliest Catch”

“Deadliest Catch” has netted another Emmy nomination for cinematography, which means Placer County products Todd and Doug Stanley are up for a second win. The brothers – Tod ...