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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 ...

I-80 snowstorm pileup fatality ID’d as Lake of the Pines resident

Douglas Allen Swasey, a Lake of the Pines resident and longtime Nevada County business owner, has been identified as the man who died Friday in a grinding 30-vehicle pileup in the ...

Loomis man dies in head-on collision, two injured

A Loomis man is dead and two other Loomis residents were injured in a head-on collision late Tuesday afternoon on Horseshoe Bar Road, according to Dave Martinez, California Highway ...

Woman killed in Highway 49 wrong-way crash near Lake of the Pines ID'd

Authorities released the name today of a South Nevada County woman killed after driving the wrong way on Highway 49 near Combie Road. The woman’s death is the fourth linked to w ...

Life is fleeting; please take it slow

This morning (April 19) as I was just beginning my busy Monday routine, taking two of my children to daycare and junior high, and then hustling to get myself to work in Rocklin, I ...

Woman dies in Foresthill collision

A head-on collision killed one Foresthill woman, and severely injured another Monday The accident occurred on Foresthill Road near Happy Pines Drive at around 7 a.m. Graciela Mata, ...

Motorcyclist killed in crash on Foresthill Road

A motorcyclist was killed when his bike veered off Foresthill Road and crashed Sunday afternoon. The accident happened about 3:30 p.m. near Porto Fino Road. “He just for unkno ...