rescue

From earthquake to Auburn: Rescued 7-year-old Haitian orphan coming home

Claire, a 7-year-old orphan rescued from the devastation of Haiti with the help of billionaire Ted Turner, is on her way to a new home in Auburn. The girl flew out of the Port-au- ...

UPDATE: Billionaire Ted Turner aids Auburn family’s Haitian rescue effort

With a lot of determination – and some help from billionaire Ted Turner – Auburn’s Scott and Debbie Bryditzki were about to pull off a miracle today in Haiti. The Lake of th ...

Lab plays major role in saving 2-year-old’s life

Danelle Dominguez had gone to the bathroom at her parents’ rural Loomis home. When she came out, her 2-year-old son Corey had disappeared from the fenced-in yard. She franticall ...

McClintock “absolutely opposed” to $700 billion bailout

Fourth District congressional candidate Tom McClintock said Tuesday he’s “absolutely opposed to a taxpayer bailout of bad Wall Street investments.” McClintock, a state senato ...

Woman rescued from river after dam water surges

A swimmer was rescued after being caught on a rock Saturday evening after Oxbow Dam’s daily release of water along the Middle Fork of the American River reached the confluence. ...

Missing boarder found in Alpine backcountry

A missing snowboarder was found alive Tuesday near Alpine Meadows ski resort. Sean Hackett of Ithaca, N.Y., was found less than two hours after his brother, Brian, reported him m ...

Snowboarders in good condition after rescue from icy Donner Peak

Two young women were rescued from an icy cliff by the Placer County Sheriff's Tahoe Nordic Team and emergency responders Thursday morning after they snowboarded out of bounds at Su ...

Tailwaggers

Maggie, a terrier mix and Bella, a Border Collie mix, are 2- to 3-month-old puppies looking for loving homes. Auburn Area Animal Rescue Foundation holds adoptions Friday through Su ...
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