California Highway Patrol

Bicyclists and narrow roads are no match

As you may have heard, there is a new law, effective Tuesday, that requires drivers to allow 3 feet between themselves and a bicyclist when traveling in the same direction. Easier ...

Speeders, beware: CHP plane up there

The jig is up, but you’re not sure just how you got caught. You slowed to a reasonable speed while passing every on-ramp, checked your rearview mirror for the “5-0,&rdq ...

Cow carnage on I-80 east

At least four cows were killed Thursday morning on Interstate 80 after a pickup truck hauling a cattle trailer struck a guardrail, spilling its bovine passengers onto the freeway. ...

Coroner releases names of crash victims

The names of the two Sacramento women killed in Thursday afternoon’s single-vehicle, rollover crash have been released by the Placer County Sheriff’s Coroner. Both Sha ...

Reader Input: Sealed road indeed slippery

I am almost 70 years old and have ridden motorcycles just about 50 of those years. I own a 2014 Harley Street Glide that weighs in at 770 pounds dry weight. I am one of the peopl ...

DUI Suspect pleads ‘not guilty’

The 37-year-old man suspected in the death of a Dutch Flat cyclist pleaded not guilty Thursday morning during an arraignment hearing at the Bill Santucci Justice Center Courthouse ...

Fatal DUI suspect arraignment postponed

The arraignment of the 37-year-old man suspected in the death of a Dutch Flat cyclist has been postponed until Thursday afternoon following brief court proceedings Tuesday in an Au ...

All those years ago ... from the pages of the Auburn Journal, July 2, 1964

Electricians’ strike hits river project A walkout by electricians yesterday threw crippling punches at Placer County’s $115,000,000 Middle Fork American River Project ...

Mosquito Ridge Rd. motorcycle crash victim awaits ID

The body of a motorcycle rider found 300 feet down an embankment off a forest road in Placer County east of Auburn is awaiting identification. The remains of the male rider were f ...

Accident victim awaits ID

The body of a motorcycle rider found 300 feet down an embankment off a forest road in Placer County east of Auburn is awaiting identification. The remains of the male rider were ...