suicide

Reader Input: Touched by tragedy

As to the Hannah Olsons, “Put kind words into action, help others” (Our View, Jan. 13): I have written the following poem. I would like you to please print. Thank you. ...

Del Oro responds with counseling, support in wake of suicide

  Del Oro High School’s staff, students and parents were reeling after learning of the tragic suicide death of freshman Hannah Olson on Jan. 5.   Del Or ...

Auburn father pleads for kinder world after teen daughter’s death

Tuesday night, about 200 people gathered in the Bethlehem Lutheran Church sanctuary in Auburn, a community mourning the death of 14-year-old Hannah Olson, who committed suicide Sat ...

Auburn man’s apparent suicide follows Justice Department search of house

  AUBURN CA - An Auburn car-repair shop owner committed suicide soon after his house was searched Friday by U.S. Department of Justice investigators. But the reason for the ...

Foresthill Bridge jumper ID’d as Stockton man, 47

The Placer County Sheriff’s Office said the man who jumped to his death from Foresthill Bridge on Friday was 47-year-old Jonathan William Glennon of Stockton. A driver who called ...

Foresthill Bridge plunge claims life of El Dorado Hills teen

AUBURN CA - A 17-year-old youth died after jumping Wednesday from the 730-foot-high Foresthill Bridge, near Auburn. The Placer County Coroner’s Office identified the teen Thursda ...

Taller railing won?t have much impact

When reading the Auburn Journal on July 8, I was interested to know that they were replacing the old four- and one-half-foot railing lining the edge of the Foresthill Bridge, for a ...

Foresthill Bridge raised railing now up. But is it high enough?

AUBURN CA - Sacramento?s Scott Tremeling arrived at the top of the Foresthill Bridge on Friday with his own freshly vivid, nightmarish memory. A month ago, Tremeling was on the Cle ...

Second suicide jumper leaps to death Wednesday from Foresthill Bridge

AUBURN CA - A second person made a fatal jump late Wednesday off the Foresthill Bridge, near Auburn, authorities said Thursday. The Placer County Sheriff’s Office released th ...

Suspected suicide at Placer County Jail in North Auburn

AUBURN CA - An inmate was found dead in his cell at the Placer County jail after apparently committing suicide, the Placer County Sheriff?s Office reported Monday. Peter Elliott, ...