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Man involved with Auburn bank robbery arrested in SF

San Francisco police arrested a man accused of robbing an Auburn bank this week. Auburn Police Detective Scott Alford issued a news release Wednesday morning saying that Gabriel J ...

Auburn man arrested on rape charges

An Auburn man charged with forcible rape is free from jail days after being arrested. Dustin Joshua Rankin, 31, was arrested Thursday on three felony charges including rape by forc ...

Fifty-six-year-old arrested for Auburn bank robbery

A man who allegedly robbed an Auburn bank and nine others in California was arrested Wednesday. Mono County Sheriff’s deputies arrested John Robert Alexander, 56, of Half Moon B ...

Seen & Heard: Placer County citizens honored

The Gold Country Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution honored Placer County students and citizens at their annual awards ceremony May 17 in Auburn. Julie Longtin of Wei ...

Law enforcement plans patrols for the holidays

Holiday revelers need to plan ahead as many local law enforcement agencies will beef up patrol cars on the road now through January. One agency, however, said budget cuts will impa ...

23 DUIs reported over the holiday

Whether it was because of less than sunny skies, the rising cost of gas or safer and more responsible driving, the Memorial Day holiday weekend was fairly quiet, according to repor ...