i-80

Corpse discovery in creek near I-80 spurs investigation

The discovery of a man’s corpse near Boreal Mountain ski resort is producing more questions than answers for the Nevada County Sheriff’s Office. Sheriff Keith Royal said Frida ...

Colfax I-80 rock-throwing teen’s Christmas wish not granted by judge

There will be no Christmas Day out of jail for one of three former Colfax High School students convicted of assault charges stemming from an Interstate 80 overpass rock-throwing in ...

Interstate 80 construction shutting down for snow season

With snowstorms already starting to pound the upper Sierra, much-traveled Interstate 80 is saying ‘goodbye’ to construction crews and ‘welcome back’ to throngs of skiers. C ...

High school students reach out to Colfax I-80 rock attack victim

Trying to make sense of a crime that left their community confused and saddened, Colfax High School students are reaching out to the motorist injured in a rock-throwing attack on I ...

Emotions high as I-80 rock, barricade-tossing case back in court

Emotions ran high outside a North Auburn courtroom Wednesday as injured victim Jose Palomera called on legal authorities to “send a message” to young people who throw debris of ...

Two charged with battery in I-80 altercation that injured KFBK sports personality

An apparent road rage incident on Interstate 80 near Auburn involving Sacramento sports radio personality Pat Walsh has taken a turn into court. Two Newcastle men – John Patrick ...

Three youths in court on I-80 overpass rock-throwing, barrier-tossing assault charges

Three former Colfax High School football players made their first appearance in court Monday on assault charges connected to a bizarre July 26 incident when gravel, rocks and a bar ...

Milder mountain weather revs up Caltrans’ I-80 roadwork

Caltrans contractors are moving back onto Interstate 80 to start a new round of improvements. A total of $521 million in construction projects are planned between this spring and ...

Meeting tonight on bridge closures

Plans by Caltrans to close Loomis bridges over Interstate 80 for several months will devastate Loomis businesses, a town official said. “Times are tough. This would really hurt ...

Hard work, short day for I-80 chain installers

For anyone bold – or stupid enough – to drive high into the Sierra on Wednesday, the chain installers were waiting in blizzard-like conditions to move them along. Installers l ...