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Update: Carmichael man died on Western States Trail near Auburn

A man who died Friday of a probable heart attack on the Western States Trail near Auburn has been identified as Lawrence Muller, 55, of Carmichael.The Placer County Coroner’s Off ...

Man dies on Western States Trail near Auburn

A sunny afternoon trek Friday on the Western States Trail just outside Auburn turned into a grim – and ultimately unsuccessful – battle to save a man’s life after he suffered ...

First rain promises slick roads

With the first rainfall of the season threatening to arrive in the foothills late Friday afternoon, the California Highway Patrol is advising motorists to slow down and take some e ...

At long last lights: Foresthill High School readying to turn on Friday night lights for football

Foresthill High School’s football team will be playing home games under Friday-night lights for the first time Sept. 12. The school’s Wildfires have played daytime games since ...