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Caltrans girds for some heavy lifting on Interstate 80 near Colfax

Target time to start lifting the 1.88-million-pound Magra Road overpass and the accompanying closure of a lengthy stretch of Interstate 80 is set for 11 p.m. Tuesday. Part of a $3 ...

Caltrans I-80 overpass work subject of Newcastle drop-in session

Caltrans will play host to an open-house meeting May 28 in Newcastle to inform residents and businesses about the upcoming Interstate 80 vertical-clearance project on Interstate 80 ...

Caltrans announces $36 million I-80 overpass clearance project

If they haven’t already, northern Placer County drivers who frequent Interstate 80 or its overpasses would do well to learn alternate routes on city and county roads. Caltra ...

Media Life: Auburn relic not just another brick in the wall

  Far from the most ornate symbol of Auburn’s past, a big chunk of history has found a home at the entrance to St. Joseph’s Catholic Church. Tucked into a corner ...

Victim sues Colfax I-80 teen rock throwers, parents

Three Colfax teens convicted of assault charges stemming from an Interstate 80 overpass rock-throwing incident last year are now being sued by the driver injured when a large rock ...

Newcastle I-80 overpass jumper survives

Authorities confirmed Monday that a man who attempted suicide by leaping off an Interstate 80 overpass onto the freeway at Newcastle did survive the 30-foot fall. The Placer Count ...