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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 ...

Reader Input: CHP drive smart class a winner

Did you know that it takes about the length of a football field to come to a safe stop when traveling at 60 miles an hour? And, when was the last time any of us traveled at only 60 ...

Reader Input: Post-accident, people helped

I had a vehicle accident on Route 49 in the canyon on Saturday, March 1. I sincerely thank all the folks who assisted in traffic control (Sheriff’s Deputy Thomas Orsolini a ...

Homeless man killed on Highway 49

An Auburn transient died Tuesday evening after being struck by a pickup truck and several other vehicles while walking along Highway 49 near Shale Ridge Road. Jessie Paul Johns, 3 ...

Foresthill family fights to keep roadside memorial intact

Melissa Magorian has been trying to pick up the pieces after her life was shattered on Feb. 1 when her mother, Karen Magorian, died in a two-car collision on Foresthill Road. Acco ...

Del Oro student dies in motorcycle accident

Joshua Lewis, 17, of Auburn was on his way to class at Del Oro High School on Thursday morning when his motorcycle ran off the road and collided with a tree. According to CHP repo ...

Hung-over driving just as dangerous as drunken driving

Wednesday marks the beginning of a new year and, for some Placer County residents, the start of an overly celebratory hangover. Two recent European studies show that hung-over dri ...

For tipsy New Year’s revelers, a lifeline

Ringing in the new year usually involves the celebratory consumption of alcoholic beverages, but thanks to a program coordinated by AAA Northern California, inebriated Placer Count ...