drunken driver

Crash into pole knocks out rural Auburn power to hundreds

AUBURN CA - A large section of rural Auburn northwest of city limits was without power Saturday night after a vehicle allegedly driven by a drunken driver left the road and hit a p ...

Let’s fine tune new DUI law

Re: “DUI law among those taking effect this week,” (Journal, July 1). What a joke! Beginning July 1, if you are a first-time offender or are a repeat offender, you will need ...

Tests show alcohol, drugs present in two Auburn-area road deaths

Two Placer County motorists who lost their lives within days of each other in single-vehicle crashes had something else in common. Toxicology tests taken after Newcastle’s Sandr ...

Signs should tell motorists to call local agency, not 911

Since our daughter wrote a letter about reporting drunk drivers to 911 (“Calling 911 to report drunken driver a joke,” Your Views, June 10), she has been swamped with calls fro ...