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Auburn resident dies after being wedged between tree, truck

An Auburn resident is dead after apparently being wedged between a tree and an out-of-control pickup, the California Highway Patrol said. The death occurred at about 3:30 p.m. Fri ...

Driver in deadly Florida day care crash in custody

WINTER PARK, Fla. (AP) — The SUV driver accused of causing a car to crash into a Florida day care, killing a 4-year-old girl and injuring 14 others, most of them children, ...

Murder charges filed in vehicle chase

Two brothers from Antelope faced nine felony charges including murder at their arraignment Friday in Auburn, and a third suspect faced five, in connection with a high-speed purs ...

Mendocino County crash kills one; Newcastle Boy Scouts hurt

POTTER VALLEY, Calif. (AP) — A man driving a van full of Boy Scouts from Newcastle died and five of his young passengers were injured in a five-vehicle crash in Mendocino ...

Reader Input: Why cloak SUV driver?

I have a question. Whatever happened to the older woman who was driving the SUV that killed one and injured two more persons outside of Tio Pepe’s last month (“SUV dr ...

Petaluma couple killed in I-80 big rig crash near Davis

  DAVIS, Calif. (AP) — Authorities have released the identities of the two people killed in a fiery crash on a Northern California highway that occurred after the dr ...

Woman loses life in I-80 vehicle accident

A Sacramento-area couple returning from a day of skiing was involved in a vehicle accident Sunday that resulted in a fatality, according to Officer Chris Nave, a spokesman for the ...

Fatalities reported in vehicle wreck on Auburn Folsom Road

The California Highway Patrol is reporting fatalities from a vehicle accident that took place at approximately 7:39 p.m. Sunday when a white sport utility vehicle went off the road ...

Noon Hour Update: Food trucks in North Auburn; vehicle death on Sierra College Boulevard; Community Dinner and Placer High cross country

  Welcome to the Auburn Journal’s “Noon Hour Update,” where we’ll present you with stories and updates on what’s going on in the news and what w ...

1 dead, 1 wounded after homeowner shoots intruders

  FAIR OAKS (AP) — Sacramento County authorities have arrested a homeowner on suspicion of fatally shooting a suspected burglar and wounding another intruder. Sheri ...

Highway 193 crash victim to be remembered Monday

AUBURN CA - A 22-year-old Georgetown-area woman who was killed in early September after her car went off Highway 193 in Cool will be remembered at a graveside service Monday in New ...

Man from Cool dies in solo crash on I-80 near Rocklin

A driver from Cool died Monday night after his sport utility vehicle veered off westbound Interstate 80 west of Rocklin Road and a struck a large oak tree. According to a Californi ...

Five vehicles involved in fatal wreck on Highway 49

One woman is dead, another injured and the occupants of three other vehicles very shaken up after an early evening wreck on Highway 49 near Joeger Road. According to California Hig ...

Auburn Symphony conductor Michael Goodwin killed in Highway 20 crash

AUBURN CA - Auburn Symphony conductor Michael Goodwin was killed Tuesday in a two-car crash on Highway 20 in Yuba County, about halfway between Yuba City and Grass Valley. Goodwin ...

Use that gun safety

Re: “Dog steps on gun, shoots Utah hunter in buttocks,” (Journal, Nov. 30): While this story may seem hilarious, it really shows the disregard that people have today for gun sa ...