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Auburn district moves on PG&E's free parkland offer

The Auburn Recreation District is moving to secure two parcels of Pacific Gas & Electric-owned land totaling 64 acres as future park sites. The two sites – 22 acres at the New A ...

Crash kills dog, knocks out power to 208 Loomis residents

A single car accident claimed the life of a small dog and knocked out power for 208 Loomis residents on Monday evening, the California Highway Patrol reported. Brent Yearout, 4 ...

Deep powder, no power in wake of Arctic blast

The mixed blessings of a harsh blast of winter weather Friday left thousands without power in Colfax and Foresthill – and ski resorts exulting over a deep deposit of fresh powder ...

Downed tree limbs from snowstorm challenge PG&E power restoration bid

More than a foot of snow that fell in the Placer County high country over the weekend is causing power outages for some residents in rural, mountain areas. While Auburn had zero p ...

PG&E’s Auburn canal fence now up to save lives after rash of deaths

Pacific Gas & Electric safety measures are now in place along Auburn’s deadly Wise Canal. The 3-mile section of the canal has been fenced on the public trail side from Rock Creek ...

Placer’s Middle Fork federal relicensing plans power forward

The Placer County Water Agency is moving into the homestretch in its lengthy process to gain a new federal license for its Middle Fork American River hydroelectric project. The Au ...

PG&E help on way for Auburn’s Wise Canal Death Zone

Responding to safety concerns in the wake of five recent deaths, Pacific Gas & Electric Co. announced plans today to string potentially life-saving grab cables across Auburn’s Wi ...

Near-death experience in frigid canal has Ainsleigh pressing for solutions

A brush with death in the icy, powerful current of an Auburn-area canal has Meadow Vista’s Gordy Ainsleigh searching for safety solutions. Ainsleigh said Monday that he was biki ...