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Attempted kidnapping a misunderstanding

An apparent misunderstanding launched a full investigation on Wednesday when two shoppers at Dollar Tree in North Auburn thought someone was trying to kidnap their grandson. Place ...

Phillip Garrido gets 431 years to life

PLACERVILLE (AP) — Jaycee Dugard refused to “waste another second” in the presence of the married couple she said stole her life. She didn’t want to be in a northern Califo ...

Murder victim remembered

In response to the Feb. 23 article in the Journal regarding Rodney Alcala: I was a classmate of Robin Samsoe’s in the fifth grade, back in 1978. She was a beautiful blonde-hair ...

Woman charged for kidnap attempts

Linda Rector always picks up 9-year-old granddaughter from school, but with Tuesday's report of attempted abductions in the area of Alta Vista School in Auburn, she's operating fro ...