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Internet can be tangled web of danger

In a down real estate market filled with short sales that can be anything but short, Susan Hamilton didn?t need anything to slow down negotiations. But the Auburn real estate agent ...

Tevis Cup stays course for Oct. 8 as horse herpes virus pops up in California

With just more than two weeks to go before the Tevis Cup endurance ride, organizers are taking a cool, calm and collected approach to the return of a potentially fatal horse-herpes ...

Flu outbreak wipes out Placer volleyball match

Placer High's quest to defend its Pioneer Valley League championship will have to wait. The Hillgals' match at Bear River scheduled for tonight has been cancelled due to an outbr ...

Placer County waiting on first swine flu case

Placer County was still waiting Wednesday for its first swine flu case. And health officials are convinced that case is going to come. Five more tests were completed late Wednesd ...

Swine flu case probable in Placer County

Health officials believe the swine flu is probably in Placer County, with one case now being tested for the disease. Confirmation by the State Department of Public Health of a pro ...