rescue

Miners’ miracle did world good

The best of humanity was in evidence at the mineworker rescue in Chile. What a shot in the arm of the goodness of God and man. We are very fortunate indeed to live in this amazing ...

Firefighters save 5-year-old

Two local firefighters were involved in the rescue of a 5-year-old boy late Saturday morning. Captain Kevin Wegener and Firefighter Mike Lowry work full-time for the Sacramento Me ...

CHP, Cal Fire team up to rescue woman on Bear River near Colfax

Cal Fire firefighters and a California Highway Patrol helicopter crew are being credited with rescuing a woman who had become lost in the darkness along an isolated stretch of the ...

Dog rescuers are true heroes

A hero is someone admired for his achievements, his qualities and one who shows great courage. This describes two local PG&E employees, Chris Brewster and Jim Boyle, who rescued ...

Auburn shows the love for 7-year-old Haitian orphan after miracle rescue

The Auburn area is showing its love for 7-year-old Claire, an orphan rescued by a Lake of the Pines family from earthquake-devastated Haiti. Claire, who has been adopted by Scott ...

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 ...