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FBI seeks additional sexual abuse victims in Sacramento area

Aaron T. Ford, Special Agent in Charge of the Newark Division for the Federal Bureau of Investigation is seeking the public's assistance in an effort to identify additional vic ...

Student effort replaces Placer High’s tattered Old Glory

Torn and bedraggled, Placer High School’s flag has been replaced by students concerned about the state of Old Glory on the campus flagpole. Cooper Landram, 15, noticed the s ...

Family continues search for Sierra College student

While the official search for Bryce Laspisa has been called off, the young man’s family continues its efforts to find the 19-year-old Sierra College student missing since Aug ...

Placer supes approve Auburn Folsom Road widening contract

The Placer County Board of Supervisors have awarded a $5.6 million construction contract for the final phase of the Auburn Folsom Road widening project. Funding includes countywid ...

Auburn out of running for 2014 Amgen bike tour

For the first time in at least five years, Auburn won’t be seeking a visit from the Amgen Tour of California. Auburn Police Chief John Ruffcorn, a leader in organizing a com ...

Campaign funds bankroll Placer supes’ painted portrait

Placer County Supervisor Jim Holmes now has a painted portrait. And his campaign war chest has helped pay for it. Campaign finance disclosure documents filed with Placer County b ...

LOOKING BACK: Bring Blue Chip Stamps to Del Oro Hootenanny

50 Years Ago September 13, 1963 Mrs. Jo Adkins asked parents to bring a book of Blue Chip stamps to the Del Oro "Hootenanny" to help pay for the new electric scoreboard ...

Media Life: 19th century child star ready for Auburn close-up

He’s the only baby ever to appear on a U.S. coin. He’s also a mystery man who no known portrait exists of from his adult years. There’s a town in Oregon named f ...

Newcastle teacher-sex sentencing postponed

The sentencing of a former Newcastle special-education teacher on sex abuse charges involving a student has been postponed to Oct. 10. Jennifer Lynn Woods, 36, of Granite Bay, ple ...