thursday

Fire scorches 3 acres near Auburn

A late-night fire south of Auburn city limits burned 3 acres of wildland and knocked out power to more than 1,000 homes and businesses before being contained Thursday night. The f ...

McClintock to visit Auburn on Thursday

U.S. Rep. Tom McClintock is coming to Auburn for a town-hall meeting on Thursday. McClintock, R-Roseville, said he expects topics to range from the debt-ceiling compromise he vote ...

Two dead, one injured in Foresthill Road head-on crash

Two people died and one was injured in a head-on collision on Foresthill Road Thursday morning. Three air ambulances, two from Calstar and one from Reach, were called to the scene ...

Auburn Police investigate death of man on Union Pacific tracks

An Auburn man was found dead today after apparently being struck by a train on the Union Pacific tracks. The victim – 30-year-old Lowell Robert Grenon – was found at about 4: ...

Hidden Falls expansion plans, pot shop ban on Placer County Planning Commission plate

Park plans and a ban on pot shops will be on the agenda at today’s Placer County Planning Commission meeting. The commission is slated to consider environmental clearances and a ...

False alarm: Drama in Downtown Auburn after bank alarm

Auburn's Downtown Bank of America building was sealed off to customers late Thursday morning for a guns-drawn response from Auburn Police after a bank robbery alarm was received. ...