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Child assaulted in park

An unidentified man assaulted a 10-year-old girl in the girls’ bathroom in an Auburn park Monday afternoon. The attack happened shortly before 3:30 p.m. at Auburn Recreation Dis ...

Sheriff’s warn of law enforcement scheme

Placer County Sheriff’s detectives are warning residents of a fraud scheme operating under the name of the “Department of Law and Investigations.” In this scheme, victims re ...

Double murder trial to start in August

Attorneys will reveal the details of a story of torture, murder and drugs in Placer County court next week. Penryn resident Donald Hugh Sherman, 44, and Peter Daniel Schoemig, 32 ...

Placer man gets 75-years-to-life for child molestation

A Placer County man will spend the next 75 years of his life, if he lives that long, behind bars for molesting a 6-year-old girl. On Friday, Donald Bruce Vechik was sentenced to ...

Success is brewing for local hop farm

Next time you’re sipping on a big, frothy-headed brew at the Auburn Alehouse, you may have Scott Jordan to thank. His Jordan Family Farm in Penryn supplies hops, the aromatic flo ...

How Sun City woman fell for scam

A 78-year-old Sun City Roseville resident lost most of her life savings after fraudsters convinced her to fork over thousands for a bogus $250,000 payoff. The woman, Doris, asked ...

Del Oro Pool expected to reopen Wednesday

The Del Oro High School Pool is currently closed for repairs, but is expected to reopen again this Wednesday, July 29 for lessons and free community swim. Ben Emard, manager of ...

Del Oro grads debut film at Sacramento festival

The bright lights of Hollywood lured two Del Oro High School graduates to the film industry. Their hard work has paid off with a star-studded premiere planned for their new movie, ...

It's becoming cool to be in summer school

Childhood summer favorites include sleeping in, swimming and family vacations – sum-mer school is never high on the list. But that may be changing with the four-week summer scho ...