highway 174

Reader Input: Thanks for repaving 174

A great big “thank you” to everyone involved in the repaving of Highway 174. An absolutely outstanding job was performed. A great team was assembled and through a lot o ...

Colfax man dies in collision with concrete truck

Donald Bisbee, 48, of Colfax, lost his life Saturday morning when the 2003 Toyota pickup truck he was driving was hit by a concrete truck just north of the Placer-Nevada County lin ...

Popular Auburn restaurant server, 3-year-old son die in crash

  Patrons and employees of Auburn’s Club Car bar and restaurant are mourning the loss of popular server Janelle Dieteren. Dieteren, 25, was killed along with her 3-yea ...

CHP report on Foresthill Road double-fatal crash nearly done

A California Highway Patrol investigation is nearing completion into a crash on Foresthill Road two months ago that left two people dead and the driver of the other car seriously i ...

Placer DA, courts put two highly charged fatal distracted-driving cases under microscope

The Placer County District Attorney’s Office is now focusing on two high-profile, distracted-driving crashes that left three people dead. After more than a year, the trial of a ...