fish & game

Former owners question pig killings at Placer County’s Hidden Falls park

The sound of gunshots has been a constant, unsettling part of mornings for rural Placer County couple Gayle and Brad Spears since early this year. Gayle Spears hears the far-off ...

Shots fired after three bears raid rural Placer County chicken coop

Three bears were shot at after rampaging through a Loomis-area chicken coop but escaped into the darkness Thursday. While a state Fish & Game Department spokesman said the adult f ...

Rogue wild turkeys put Auburn neighborhood under siege

An Auburn neighborhood is under siege as emboldened wild turkeys go on the attack during mating season. The calm of the quiet Placerado Avenue area of Robie Point was punctuated M ...