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Shooting on Marguerite Mine Road

UPDATE: 10:15 A.M. WEDNESDAY, OCT. 17: Suspect arrested Placer County sheriff's deputies arrested shooting suspect Dave De La Cruz at about 9 a.m. today, ending a search that ...

Twice-convicted ‘sexually violent’ predator Tibor Karsai released with no supervision

By Gina Kim Of the Santa Maria Times   A man once deemed a "sexually violent predator" who's been on monitored release in Santa Barbara County since 2013 was ...

Media Life: Fountain furor then. Forgotten now

Seventy years ago, there was no Old Town Auburn. Or at least, if you stopped a local on the street in A-Town in 1948 for directions to it, they’d likely correct you and tell ...

Start your engines Placer County, it’s NASCAR time

Get ready Placer County, things are about to get hot. The 11th annual NASCAR K&N Pro Series October Classic is rolling into All American Speedway this Saturday and this is an e ...

On The Issues: Auburn parks candidate Ferris answers key questions

The November election gives Auburn residents the opportunity to choose two of five positions on the Auburn Recreation District board. And the Journal is asking questions on key is ...

On The Issues: Auburn parks candidate Ferris answers key questions

The November election gives Auburn residents the opportunity to choose two of five positions on the Auburn Recreation District board. And the Journal is asking questions on key is ...

Crime In Your Community: Illegal ammo find after 90 mph chase; Storage thefts; More

  Oct. 3 Shane Michael Doxie, 37, of North Highlands was arrested on suspicion of possession of burglary tools, being a felon in possession of ammunition and driving with a ...

Highway Patrol working overtime to keep roads super-safe

Don’t be surprised if you’re seeing more Highway Patrol vehicles on the road. A $200,000 federal grant is boosting the California Highway Patrol presence on Nevada and ...

Centennial Dam spending fixed at $2M a year

Nevada Irrigation District plans to limit Centennial Dam spending to $2 million annually. The district board met in a special meeting Tuesday, voting to keep the proposed project ...

Auburn man dies in motorcycle crash

An Auburn motorcycle rider was killed in a crash on Highway 174 between Colfax and Grass Valley. The California Highway Patrol reported 40-year-old Jonathan Friedlander was riding ...

On The Issues: Auburn parks candidate Holbrook answers key questions

The November election gives Auburn residents the opportunity to choose two of five positions on the Auburn Recreation District board. And the Journal is asking questions on key is ...

Crime In Your Community: Smoke shop spitting; Ulta cosmetics heist; More

Sept. 30 Talesia Taylor, a 23-year-old transient, was arrested in the 1600-block of North Auburn’s Wimbledon Drive on suspicion of vehicle theft and receiving a stolen vehic ...

School bus crashes after wild ride through Auburn yards, fences

A child on her way to school and a school bus driver were sent on a wild ride in North Auburn when the driver blacked out and the bus went off Bell Road on a slow-motion downhill d ...

Where are the vultures?

The turkey vulture migration count over Auburn was down this year until this past weekend. Moving into the final stretch of the yearly major aerial movement through Auburn airspac ...

Auburn kitchen fire injures one

Auburn’s College Way was closed after a fire broke out this afternoon in the basement unit of a multi-family house, injuring one occupant. The Auburn Fire Department respond ...