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Deadly Auburn canal takes sixth victim in less than two years

Auburn’s Wise Canal has turned killer again. This time it was a 50-year-old homeless man just three days out of the Placer County Jail and caught in the icy death grip of the urb ...

44-year-old arrested on sex charges

Auburn police arrested a 44-year-old man Friday for sending naked pictures to an Auburn teen. Pine Grove resident Charles Wayne Burghy, 44, allegedly got the 16-year-old boy’s ph ...

Media Life: Things could get complicated for Auburn’s football-game streaker

One fleet-footed spectator stole a page out of the 1970s playbook during last Friday’s Placer-Calaveras football game. For the first time in a long time, Auburn was streaked. W ...

Child molester's throat slashed at New Folsom Prison

A prison inmate, serving a life term for killing his mother in Rocklin almost a decade ago, is suspected of fatally stabbing another inmate. Steven Matthew Schultz, 28, allegedly ...