Foresthill

Foresthill erupts late to run past Roseville’s Valley Christian in SMAL football opener

NORTH HIGHLANDS — The appearance of Roseville High transfer Casey DeMello in a Valley Christian Academy football uniform provided some early excitement after his three-play t ...

Frazzled by King Fire smoke, Foresthill looking at biomass energy plant

Armed with funding from several sources, some Foresthill residents are moving forward with a feasibility study on a plant to create electricity from forest fuels. Now they’r ...

King Fire grows, so does containment

Despite rains in the high country Thursday, the King Fire continues to grow in size as crews wrestle for containment. At upward of 95,000 acres destroyed, the wild fire has taken ...

Foresthill fire base abuzz with activity

FORESTHILL, Ca -- Toilet paper, hand sanitizer and paper towels are the main requests of one “spike crew” team member just back to camp from the front lines of the King ...

Weekend weather helps firefighters

Weekend summer storms helped to cool firefighters on the frontlines of the nearly 88,000-acre King Fire and helped them to gain a greater hold on containment. While the King Fire ...

Foresthill fears mount as King Fire grows

FORESTHILL - A 15-mile overnight run by the 71,000-acre King Fire into Placer County had fearful Foresthill residents out in force for a meeting with firefighters on Thursday and l ...

Reader Input: Good Samaritans helped at Sugar Pine

I want to thank Sue and her husband (he declined to give me his full name) for helping me at Sugar Pine Friday morning. I decided to take my two big, beautiful labs for a walk/sw ...

All those years ago ... from the pages of the Auburn Journal, Aug. 27 and Sept. 3, 1964

Heroic war record revealed in aftermath of hit-run case Twenty years ago this month, Roy Samuel Tillman, then a combat-hardened Army infantryman, lost two fingers and was shot in ...

All those years ago ... from the pages of the Auburn Journal, Aug. 13 and 20, 1964

With broken ankle, Pat’s in good standing Whether he likes it or not, Gov. Edmund G. “Pat” Brown is now an honorary member – in good standing – of t ...

Crews tackle remote wildfire

A 4-acre wild fire near Foresthill on Wednesday morning was likely the result of at least one lightning strike overnight or in the early morning hours. Officials with Cal Fire sai ...