Riverview Drive

Auburn neighborhood’s memorial to slain detective to be dedicated

A neighborhood’s symbol of respect for slain Placer County Sheriff’s Office Detective Michael Davis Jr. is to be dedicated Wednesday. Davis was shot to death Oct. 24 d ...

Placer detective paid tribute

Slain Placer County Sheriff’s Detective Michael Davis Jr. is now honored with new memorials in Sacramento and Auburn. On Monday, Davis’ name was enrolled in a ceremony ...

Auburn’s Riverview Drive shootout street honors Detective Mike Davis

Evidence of a gun battle on Auburn’s Riverview Drive has been replaced with a memorial honoring Detective Mike Davis. The Placer County Sheriff’s Office peace officer ...

Media Life: Reporter’s-eye view was up close on day Mike Davis died

  It was a barrage of shots that crackled through a quiet residential area of Auburn. It  was a barrage of shots that continue to reverberate in the local and national ...

My encounter with a shooting suspect

On Friday, October 24, my son, dog Kipper, a Golden Retriever, and I took a walk at noon on the canal trail that I walk with Kipper several times a week. This trail runs along the ...

Go-getter goats clear canyon

?Only you can prevent forest fires.? The phrase has been engrained in the memories of generations of people and recalled during backyard barbecues and camping trips. While Smokey ...