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Placer claims success in water-supply protection effort

AUBURN CA - Placer County Water Agency officials are expressing confidence that efforts this month on Federal Energy Regulatory Commission relicensing on the Bear and Yuba rivers h ...

Daredevil Mike Wilson's Giant Gap stunt shut down

AUBURN CA - A Squaw Valley daredevil looking for a new round of extreme viral video fame in the American River canyon has been shut down by authorities. Citing concern over safety ...

Media Life: Placer’s forest, rail past finds form in book, exhibit

One of the more respected history experts in the Auburn area has just come out with a new book and “Romantic Tahoe” is a labor of love that should be of particular interest in ...

Shots fired at forest worker

Three suspects were still at large today after a U.S. Forest Service employee was shot at while installing signs in the Tahoe National Forest northeast of Auburn. The forest worke ...

Sugar Pine trail system to close Wednesday

The U.S. Forest Service is temporarily closing off-highway vehicle trails in the Tahoe National Forest, near Foresthill. The closures will start Wednesday and continue until trail ...