Kelly Baraga

No one injured in truck rollover

A truck rolled over after losing control of its trailer near the on-ramp for eastbound Interstate 80 at Bell Road. No one was injured in the crash, said Officer Kelly Baraga of the ...

Local CHP notes rise in female applicants

Local California Highway Patrol offices are proud of a new record. Stan Perez, chief of the CHP Valley division, which includes the Auburn area, recently released news that more ...

Every 15 Minutes teaches teens about drunken driving consequences

Placer High School got quite the wake-up call Monday morning. Seated in the stands at Le Febvre Stadium, Auburn teens watched the consequences of drunk driving unfolded before the ...

Every choice matters

A Chana High School teen died in a drunk driving accident, the news story would have read. Another student of the continuation school was arrested on driving under the influence o ...

Who you going to call?

Russell Whitney was just leaving his mom’s apartment in Auburn after feeding her cat when he noticed something that made him stop and reach for his cell phone. Smoke was beginn ...

23 DUIs reported over the holiday

Whether it was because of less than sunny skies, the rising cost of gas or safer and more responsible driving, the Memorial Day holiday weekend was fairly quiet, according to repor ...