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Questions remain after Auburn shootout leaves suspect dead

The investigation continued Monday into a standoff and shootout at a North Auburn home that left the suspect dead from a gunshot inside the burning Kemper Oaks Court house. The s ...

Standoff, shootout at North Auburn house leaves suspect dead

A suspect who fired more than 100 rounds from his North Auburn residence over four hours was shot dead Sunday by a Placer County Sheriff’s Office deputy returning fire. A sh ...

Nevada County man charged in June shootout with BLM, CHP

A federal complaint was filed Friday against a Nevada County man jailed since June on allegations that he wounded a Bureau of Land Management ranger and California Highway Patrol o ...

Manhunt for rogue ex-cop comes to a fiery end

BIG BEAR LAKE, Calif. (AP) — The manhunt for the former Los Angeles police officer suspected of going on a killing spree converged Tuesday on a mountain cabin where author ...

Media Life: Meet Auburn’s Wild West bad guy, “Rattlesnake Dick”

It’s hard to wrap the cranium around the concept that civilized, sedate Auburn once was the scene of a Wild West gun battle involving a notorious outlaw. But return with Media L ...

Shootout suspect’s trial begins

Attorneys in the trial of David Allen Virgo, who was arrested in 2006 after a police shootout, will give opening statements today at the Placer County Courthouse in Roseville. The ...

Media Life: Emilio Estevez Auburn motel shootout now on DVD

Auburn’s Foothills Motel is getting its DVD debut as Warner Bros. dusts off some of the more obscure titles from its vault and puts them out in digital form for the first time ev ...