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Mountain lion reports in Weimar-Eden Valley area

Warmer weather is heating up reports of mountain-lion sightings. One sighting April 6 in the Weimar-Eden Valley area spurred Weimar Hills school officials to alert parents. A resi ...

Media Life: From Weimar beaver to Super Bowl star

Add Waldo the Super Bowl beaver to the lengthening list of Auburn-area locals who have made their mark on a wider stage. Waldo, a 7-year-old beaver originally rescued from the low ...

Sheriff: Cause of toddler’s Weimar canal death drowning, accidental

The death of a toddler in a Weimar canal has been ruled a tragic accident, a Placer County Sheriff’s Office spokesman said today. Lt. Mark Reed said an investigation into the de ...

Fatal freefall: Jobless contractor took desperate turn into bank robbery

Hours before suspected bank robber Gregory Ray DeFord was shot and killed by a sheriff’s deputy, he had told his wife that he would not go to prison. Deann DeFord said she had s ...

Snyders spur each other to success

Now at two different points in their lives, two Weimar brothers are looking to follow motocross as far as it can take them. At age 23, Kent Snyder has not ruled out going profess ...

Media Life: George Clooney film off to good start thanks to Auburn titles creator

Moviegoers get a sweeping view of landscapes shot from thousands of feet above the ground during the opening titles sequence for the new George Clooney movie “Up in the Air.” ...

Colfax woman still hospitalized after run-in with deer on I-80, car crash

A Colfax woman injured Monday after swerving on Interstate 80 to avoid a deer was listed in critical condition Tuesday. Robyn Berkler, 42, was taken by ambulance to Sutter Rosevil ...

Colfax driver suffers major injuries after swerving to avoid deer on I-80

A Colfax woman suffered major injuries Monday when her car was broadsided after swerving to avoid a deer on Interstate 80. Officer David Martinez of the Auburn California Highway ...

Media Life: “Supernanny” on hunt for out-of-control Placer County kids

Placer County’s most dysfunctional families are wanted in a casting call for TV’s “Supernanny” that lands Aug. 23 in Roseville. The ABC reality show is on the hunt for all ...