monday

Family’s 'dream home' up in smoke in Christian Valley blaze

A fire today in the Christian Valley area north of Auburn not only damaged a family’s house, it also punctured their dreams. Flames swept through a rear deck and moved through m ...

Highway 193 crash traps injured driver

Suffering from major injuries to his legs, a Lincoln man was trapped inside his older-model Volkswagen Beetle after a crash Monday on Highway 193. The driver of the car – 47-yea ...

Police link Auburn Bank of America heist suspect to recent Roseville robbery

Police have established a likely link between Monday’s Auburn bank robbery and another in Roseville earlier this month. The man who robbed Downtown Auburn’s Bank of America br ...

Storm moves in: Placer County offers pointers to get through the worst of it

The Auburn area held up well Monday under the first of a series of heavy rain and wind storms expected to roar through the foothills this week. The rain started coming down in shee ...

Colfax woman still hospitalized after run-in with deer on I-80, car crash

A Colfax woman injured Monday after swerving on Interstate 80 to avoid a deer was listed in critical condition Tuesday. Robyn Berkler, 42, was taken by ambulance to Sutter Rosevil ...

Update Brief: Foresthill power outage over

Power was restored to about 2,600 Pacific Gas & Electric customers at 3:30 p.m. Monday after an outage that lasted more than seven hours. Brian Swanson, a PG&E spokesman, said the ...

Storm means business for Sierra resorts

Placer County ski resorts are in high gear again as snow from Monday’s storm blankets the Sierra in a fresh layer of white stuff. Northstar Resort reported this morning that the ...

Storm delivers winter wallop

Welcome to winter weather. The area’s first major snowstorm of the season closed schools and slickened Placer County roads Monday. While Auburn experienced a few rogue flakes a ...