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Auburn man in fatal driveway crash ID’d

An Auburn resident who died Friday after apparently being wedged between a tree and an out-of-control pickup in his driveway has been identified by the Placer County Sheriff’ ...

Auburn resident dies after being wedged between tree, truck

An Auburn resident is dead after apparently being wedged between a tree and an out-of-control pickup, the California Highway Patrol said. The death occurred at about 3:30 p.m. Fri ...

Reader Input: Power lines and trees a poor mix

This letter is in response to Laurance Smith’s May 8 Reader Input: “PG&E sends its tree hackers.” First and foremost, sir, your recorded easement documents ...

Newcastle couple barely escape giant redwood crashing into living room

A rural Newcastle couple come close to losing their lives when an 80-foot redwood crashed through the roof into their living room. Anona and Dave Czarnek were sitting in loungers ...

Sixty feet is pretty high up

This is in response to the man who jumped off a 730-foot tall bridge and got stuck in a tree on the way down. Afterward, he is arrested (Journal, Oct. 20). I think this is ridiculo ...

Snow-downed giant oak crushes Foresthill food bank, damages church

FORESTHILL – A giant oak came crashing down Friday on Foresthill's Elijah's Jar food bank. With heavy snowfall throughout Thursday and Friday, the tree fell into the Main Street ...