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Weather Service: Tornado hit Lake of the Pines area

A rare tornado touched down in Lake of the Pines, near Auburn, the National Weather Service confirmed Tuesday. Cleanup was taking place in the Lake of the Pines area of South Nevad ...

Manhunt in Lake of the Pines, Darkhorse Golf Club leads to arrests

AUBURN CA - Two robbery suspects were taken into custody Thursday after a manhunt that covered parts of Lake of the Pines and the Darkhorse Golf Club. Golfers on the South Nevada ...

Half-cat mutilation investigated in Lake of the Pines

AUBURN CA - The discovery in Lake of the Pines of a mutilated cat with a checkered ownership history has sparked an investigation by the Nevada County Sheriff?s Office. The half c ...

Lake of Pines fatal stabbing case reaches court

AUBURN CA - A Petaluma man was to make another appearance in Nevada County Superior Court on Monday in connection with a fatal stabbing in Lake of the Pines. Branden Riddle-Terrel, ...

Victim, suspect in Lake of the Pines fatal stabbing were friends

AUBURN - In and around Lake of the Pines, Ryan Roth and Branden Riddle-Terrel were seen as friends. But in the early morning hours of this past Thursday, that friendship veered tr ...

I-80 snowstorm pileup fatality ID’d as Lake of the Pines resident

Douglas Allen Swasey, a Lake of the Pines resident and longtime Nevada County business owner, has been identified as the man who died Friday in a grinding 30-vehicle pileup in the ...

Death of 16-year-old male under investigation in Lake of the Pines

The Nevada County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the death of 16-year-old Justin Butler, who was found unconscious at a Lake of the Pines residence on Sunday. The youth - a B ...

Night trip to store led to fatal Highway 49 crash for widowed mother of two

It was an everyday kind of thing, maybe a little out of the ordinary because of the time of night. Since her husband, Jeffrey, had died two years ago, Tamara Adams had sometimes g ...

Woman killed in Highway 49 wrong-way crash near Lake of the Pines ID'd

Authorities released the name today of a South Nevada County woman killed after driving the wrong way on Highway 49 near Combie Road. The woman’s death is the fourth linked to w ...

Auburn taco eatery aids Claire’s Haiti orphanage

Maria Moreno’s hands worked double-speed in her Auburn restaurant chopping meat and heating tortillas. But today was far from a normal work day. Instead, it was her labor of love ...