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Placer County coroner probes cause of canyon death near Auburn

A cause had not been determined Thursday in the death of a Nevada County man whose body was discovered Tuesday in the American River canyon near Auburn. A Placer County Sheriff&rs ...

Hiker discovers corpse in American River canyon near Auburn

The Placer County Coroner’s Office was attempting to determine Wednesday what caused the death of a Nevada City man whose body was found by a hiker in the American River cany ...

Missing Colfax man's body found off Interstate 80 in Placer County

  Colfax resident Eric Garcia, who was reported missing Dec. 8, was found dead inside his vehicle at 5 p.m. Sunday, the Placer County Sheriff’s Office said today. Acco ...

Mountain lion that stalked Colfax hiker was healthy, had food in belly

A postmortem examination of a female mountain lion killed after stalking a hiker on the Stevens Trail near Colfax indicates the animal was healthy, not hunting for food for cubs an ...

Police investigate transient woman found dead in Auburn

  Police investigated the body of a transient woman found Friday at an encampment off the trail running behind Westamerica Bank in Auburn, between Grass Valley Highway and Au ...

Investigation into Old Town body discovery continuing

AUBURN CA - The homicide investigation into the death of a man whose body was discovered in October near Old Town Auburn is continuing, Auburn Police Chief John Ruffcorn said ...

Body recovered from overturned car off Highway 193 in Cool

AUBURN CA - Authorities in El Dorado County were attempting to determine the cause of death of a woman whose body was found inside a car that had left Highway 193 in Cool and overt ...