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Tow truck driver killed in Auburn I-80 hit-and-run ID'd

AUBURN CA - A tow truck driver, David Garfield Robinson, Jr., 30, of Citrus Heights, died in the hospital after being struck Tuesday by a hit-and-run vehicle on westbound Inte ...

Proof there is still good in the world

On Christmas morning, we arrived at our home in Lincoln to find a very distracting and sad state of affairs in our backyard. Early in the morning, not Santa nor a misguided reindee ...

Auburn transit driver takes busman’s holidays

Auburn resident Darren Klink, 39, answers a few questions on Wednesday morning about his job as a bus driver with Placer County Transit at the Placer County Transit office in Aubur ...

Golf Tips: Let the big dog eat!

This week we’ll begin a series of golf tips “From Tee to Green.” We’ll start with the first shot and then discuss many of the subsequent shots you’ll need to play any giv ...

Straight Talk: Driver feeling profiled

Dear Straight Talk: I’m a new driver and was pulled over for something I didn’t do. I was so nervous I hardly defended myself — and when I tried, the officer told me I was ...

Driver shoots out window to survive accident

A Roseville man used quick thinking to survive a Sunday morning accident that left his car submerged in an Industrial Avenue creek. The unidentified 28-year-old man, an armed secur ...

Truckee mourns 2nd victim of Newcastle-I-80 wrong-way crash

Truckee-area residents who knew Interstate 80 wrong-way crash victim Jessica Faber are mourning the loss of a teen remembered for her passion for the arts and enthusiasm for life. ...

Add more length to your drives

Many golfers feel that the most fun club in the bag is the driver, a.k.a. “the Big Dog.” Boo-yah! What a kick it is to really nail that tee ball waaaay down the fairway! New ...

Highway 49 rollover crash injures at least one

A three-car crash and single-vehicle rollover closed both north and southbound land of Highway 49 Wednesday afternoon. A female driver was pulled from an overturned four-door whit ...