conspiracy

17-year prison term for marijuana ring's kingpin

  The leader of a Sacramento Valley-based marijuana ring caught with a massive outdoor grow operation in the Alta area of Placer County has been sentenced to a 17-year, 6-mon ...

Prison for Auburn, Foresthill indoor pot-growing conspirators

    Three Sacramento men have been sentenced in U.S. District Court to from 46 to 51 months in prison for their parts in a pot grow that established secret gardens insi ...

Auburn man pleads guilty to defrauding Raley’s of $2.5M

A former Raley’s advertising director from the Auburn-area pleaded guilty to defrauding the West Sacramento-based grocery chain of more than $2.5 million using a number of sc ...

Teens arrested in rock-throwing case

The California Highway Patrol Gold Run Division arrested three minors Thursday morning in connection to the Colfax Canyon Way overpass rock-throwing case. On July 26 the three juv ...

Authorities searching for real estate broker

Authorities are searching for a Nevada County real estate broker who faces 73 criminal counts for allegedly “deceiving” his investors and borrowers, which include an Auburn man ...

Bear River coach sued over $20,000 loan

An Auburn couple is suing a high school coach after waiting for almost a year for a $20,000 loan to be repaid. Walter Saunders, 76, and his wife, Romona Saunders, 77, filed a civi ...