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Memorial fund set up for family of Highway 49 crash victim

Michael A. Kaspar is being remembered as a man with an infectious smile who died too soon. Kaspar, 57, was killed in a two-vehicle crash on Highway 49 in the Lake of the Pines are ...

Second death in Highway 49 crash near Lake of the Pines

A 90-year-old Grass Valley man seen driving erratically before a crash that killed an Auburn driver along Highway 49 has died in the hospital. Alford Dale Presser died Saturday ev ...

Highway 49 crash leads to death, manslaughter charge

The driver of one vehicle involved in a horrific crash on Highway 49 is dead, the driver of another is critically injured and the California Highway Patrol is sorting out why the L ...

Early crash creates 'mess' for Lake of the Pines

An early morning crash Tuesday created hours of headaches for commuters and residents in Lake of the Pines, closing a major artery into the area and cutting power on a day that top ...

Reader Input: Fire station’s help a blessing

When we think back on an eventful year, we have many blessings to count. One very big one is the assistance we received from the Higgins Fire Station personnel at Combie Road and ...

Weather Service: Tornado hit Lake of the Pines area

A rare tornado touched down in Lake of the Pines, near Auburn, the National Weather Service confirmed Tuesday. Cleanup was taking place in the Lake of the Pines area of South Nevad ...

Woman killed in Highway 49 wrong-way crash near Lake of the Pines ID'd

Authorities released the name today of a South Nevada County woman killed after driving the wrong way on Highway 49 near Combie Road. The woman’s death is the fourth linked to w ...