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Spotlight shines on venerable pitstop

Not your everyday, average gas station and mini-mart, Olivers in Clipper Gap is getting recognition this month by a statewide organization for its historical significance. Members ...

Horsepowered logging hits the comeback trail

Horsepower is making a comeback in Placer County forestland. On Sunday, heavily muscled draught horses showed a group of interested forest harvesters near Colfaxl just how much he ...

Berndl's got the drive

Even though she’s the one driving, Leslie Berndl is the one who’s driven. Starting early in the morning, six hours a day, seven days a week, Berndl can be found at her small ra ...

Dog's horse-attack ‘wanted’ posters plaster Norcal

Reward posters are going up on walls in pet stores and veterinarian offices from Reno to Sacramento to Stockton in a new regional drive to collar a man and dog involved in a brutal ...

Possible injuries to horse cause concern for rider

I wanted to address the pit bull attack on the horse in the American River Canyon. I think this is very surprising because it was right after the first attack in Foresthill. I have ...

Horse mauling mystery man now has a face

Investigators are hoping a composite photo will jog people's memories and help crack the case of a dog owner who fled the scene of a horse attack near Auburn. Placer County Animal ...

Two horse attacks spur pit bull debate

Expect more pit bull attacks, a critic of the breed said Wednesday in the wake of the second Auburn-area incident this month involving a pit bull injuring a horse on a trail ride. ...

New pit bull attack on horse in canyon

Another off-leash pit bull has attacked and injured a horse being ridden near Auburn – the second in less than three weeks. The unprovoked attack occurred at the North Fork of t ...

Dog's horse attack probe still on

No dog and no owner has surfaced from the off-leash pit bull attack on a horse being ridden on an Auburn State Recreation Area trail near Auburn. But the effort by the state Parks ...

Pit bull attack reward grows

The reward is up considerably for a crime-solving lead in the search for a man who fled with his dog after what witnesses say was a pit bull's unprovoked attack on a horse being ri ...

New leads emerge in dog attack on horse

Approaching a week since a vicious dog attack on a horse being ridden on an Auburn-area trail, the investigation into locating the animal was bolstered Wednesday by new information ...

Reward offered in pit bull attack

An Auburn feed store put up reward money Tuesday to help locate a pit bull and owner involved in a bloody attack on a horse. Echo Valley Ranch owner Greg Kimler said that he was s ...

No solid leads in pit bull attack case

Still without a license plate number of the fleeing dog owner in a pit bull attack that injured a horse last Thursday, state Parks and Recreation Department officials are having no ...