Foresthill Bridge

Law enforcement works to extract body of Foresthill Bridge jumper

UPDATE 6:14 P.M. 10/19: Police worked on Friday to extract the body of a man who jumped from the Foresthill Bridge shortly after 5 p.m., Placer County Sheriff's Office Sgt. Dave Jo ...

BASE-jumping just plain dumb

Re: “Hung up Foresthill Bridge BASE jumper rescued from tree branch,” Journal, Sept. 28:A 26-year-old, Raymond Arrieta, BASE-jumped from the Foresthill Bridge and got c ...

Ron Ludford’s passion for restoring makes him ‘King of the Hill’

What you want to do in retirement varies from person to person. Every working person has a different dream for the years of life that do not require steady 40-hour workweeks. For ...

Noon Hour Update: Another BASE jumper caught in tree in Auburn; ADA upgrades at ARD and Auburn City Council candidate forum

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 we're working on for our Wednesday edit ...

Mountain biker flown out of American River Canyon

An Auburn man was flown via helicopter out of the American River Canyon Monday when he fell over the side of a trail on his mountain bike. Rex Maynard, 68, was riding his mountain ...

Mountain biker flown out of American River Canyon

An Auburn man was flown via helicopter out of the American River Canyon Monday when he fell over the side of a trail on his mountain bike. Rex Maynard, 68, was riding his mountain ...

Helicopter, rescue crews en route to bicycle crash below Foresthill Bridge

Early reports of a bicycle accident underneath the Foresthill Bridge has multiple resucue units, including a helicopter, searching for the victim Monday afternoon.  First resp ...

Taller railing won?t have much impact

When reading the Auburn Journal on July 8, I was interested to know that they were replacing the old four- and one-half-foot railing lining the edge of the Foresthill Bridge, for a ...

Up in smoke

Five agencies participated in a controlled burn under the Foresthill Bridge Thursday. The Bureau of Reclamation, Placer County Air Quality, Placer County Office of Emergency Servic ...

Cal Fire plans 55-acre burn under the Foresthill Bridge Thursday

If you see smoke billowing up by the Foresthill Bridge Thursday, don't be alarmed, it's a prescribed burn. The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (Cal Fire), in ...