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State crews team up to clear debris from Alta transient camps

More than 500 50-gallon bags of trash are the byproduct of a multi-agency clean up and fuel reduction effort along Interstate 80 near Alta. Since June 3 crews from Caltrans have c ...

UPDATE: Detainees released during possible shooting investigation

Two men who were temporarily detained as suspects in a possible incident of a California Highway Patrol officer being fired upon were released later this afternoon without charges. ...

Foresthill driver arrested after chase

A Foresthill woman was arrested Friday morning after a high-speed chase by the California Highway Patrol. Jennifer M. Bichel, was reportedly weaving in and out of traffic on westb ...

Correa back in court

The man charged with killing a Foresthill cyclist will not be in court again until Feb. 2015. During a brief court appearance at the Bill Santucci Justice Center in Roseville, Dav ...

Speed cause of another rollover near Newcastle

Scattered logs and damaged trucks tell the tale of yet another rollover on Highway 193 near Newcastle. For the second time in recent months a fully-loaded logging truck has topple ...

All Those Years Ago ... from the pages of the Auburn Journal, Nov. 5 and 12, 1964

Interstate 80 dedication hit by blizzard A dedication ceremony for the trans-Sierra portion of Interstate 80 – the “all weather” freeway – barely came off ...

Reader Input: Heroes guarded Applegate residents

We are long-time Applegate residents, and we want to express our heartfelt gratitude and appreciation to the firefighters and all the agencies who fought the Applegate Fire and pro ...

Nevada County man charged in June shootout with BLM, CHP

A federal complaint was filed Friday against a Nevada County man jailed since June on allegations that he wounded a Bureau of Land Management ranger and California Highway Patrol o ...

Log truck rollover halts traffic

An overturned logging truck blocked traffic on Highway 193 outside of Newcastle Monday afternoon spilling nearly a dozen large logs along the roadway. The accident occurred on a w ...

CHP steps up DUI patrols for Labor Day weekend

As the nation readies for Labor Day weekend, the California Highway Patrol reminds motorists to be safe on the roadways. The final three-day weekend of the summer travel season is ...

Colfax-area fire reduced to hot spots

Steep terrain and limited access were keeping fire crews from completely containing the rural grass fire Tuesday afternoon off Iowa Hill Road northeast of Colfax that started a day ...

Low water levels, crowds add danger for holiday boaters

Low water levels and the expectations of large crowds have officials preparing for a busy and potentially dangerous Fourth of July weekend on area waterways. The patriotic holiday ...

Forecast: 90s with a chance of warped plastic

With the longest day of the year in the rearview and the hottest yet to come, Auburn area forecasters and authorities are both watching the thermostat and warning residents – ...

All those years ago ... from the pages of the Auburn Journal, April 23 and 30, 1964

Bicycling, peace-seeking Hindu stops here after 190,000 miles By Joe Carroll His face burned black by the sun and wind of six continents, Misreelal Jaiswal passed through Aubur ...

Deadly chase started in Auburn

A pursuit that began in Auburn ended Wednesday with a violent car crash that killed two people near the Antelope area of Sacramento. Lt. Victor Pecoraro of the Auburn Police Depar ...