traffic

California braces for holiday rush

Auburn residents who are traveling this week will cope with about 11.7 million other Californians on the roads and in the sky, according to the latest travel survey from AAA Northe ...

No. 3 lane on eastbound I-80 open

The California Highway Patrol's Sigalert for the right lane (No.3) of eastbound Interstate 80 near the Newcastle Road exit after a series of small grass fires started next ...

Our View: Traffic warning program is a worthy effort

Some of us have been there before. We’re driving along, minding our business, and then the familiar red and blue lights of a patrol car fill our rear-view mirror. Instantly ...

Jolt of winter weather creates nightmare on some area roads

  The first signs of winter weather in weeks had police out in force responding Tuesday to a multitude of traffic incidents in Grass Valley, along Interstate 80, and a couple ...

Auburn man arrested after running through traffic on I-80

AUBURN CA - An Auburn man was taken into Placer County Sheriff's Office custody after running through traffic on both the eastbound and westbound lanes of Interstate 80 near t ...

Winery centers are a disaster recipe

Wineries claimed, ?We are farmers, we have a right to farm,? (even though they can sell 240,000 bottles of imported wine without growing a single grape of their own) and with the h ...

Storm soaks Auburn, more rain on way for parched Placer

AUBURN CA - A late-winter storm drenched Auburn, with almost three inches of rain soaking the foothills by early Wednesday. After several months of near-drought conditions, Auburn ...

Placer High should guide student traffic

Am I the only one that thinks there needs to be more order and structure in regards to student pedestrian traffic around Placer High School, specifically the intersection of Agard ...

Supervisors sell out citizens

We have really been had this time. We elect our supervisors thinking that they will represent and protect our county, thinking that they will preserve our area and lifestyle. I was ...