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Newcastle couple barely escape giant redwood crashing into living room

A rural Newcastle couple come close to losing their lives when an 80-foot redwood crashed through the roof into their living room. Anona and Dave Czarnek were sitting in loungers ...

Auburn man who bolted from police turns self in

Wanted by authorities for allegedly trying to strike two Auburn police officers with his vehicle and then fleeing, an Auburn man has turned himself in at the Placer County Jail. D ...

Nevada City Police car escapee due in court Wednesday

An Auburn man who was rearrested after escaping from a Nevada City Police car is scheduled to appear in a Nevada County courtroom Wednesday. Nevada City police arrested Jeremiah E ...

Escapee captured after citizens tackle him

A Placer County Jail inmate’s escape came to an end when a few alert citizens tackled him to the ground Wednesday afternoon. David Lee Todd, 49, thwarted two deputies who were ...