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Penryn, Reno men sentenced to lengthy prison terms

Two men involved in a Penryn torture and murder case were handed lengthy prison sentences Friday. Donald Hugh Sherman, 44, of Penryn, and Peter Daniel Schoemig, 32, of Reno were ...

Standoff ends

LOOMIS – A five-hour standoff in Loomis ended Friday after deputies shot off rounds of tear gas and brought a struggling suspect. Clinton Culpepper, 29, of Loomis reportedly con ...

Loomis man in standoff with sheriffs

A Loomis man, with an outstanding arrest warrant, is in a standoff with Placer County Sheriffs and has barricaded himself in a Margaret Drive home in Loomis. According to Sheriffâ ...

Worst of storms, best of storms: TV news reports live from the Sierra

It’s standard local TV news fare as winter rolls in and the snow begins to pile up in the Sierra. Auburnites see the familiar microwave transmitter trucks slogging their way in t ...

Labor Day murder, torture case set for sentencing

Two men involved in the murder and torture of another man are expected to be sentenced Friday. Donald Hugh Sherman, 44, of Penryn, and Peter Daniel Schoemig, 32, of Reno, were bo ...

Resorts gear up for busy weekend

As power outages dwindled, ski resorts were revving up for what’s expected to be a busy weekend. A week’s worth of storms dropped more than five feet of new snow at some Lake ...

Auburn’s rescued Miracle Kid arrives from Haiti

SACRAMENTO – Claire, Auburn’s Miracle Kid, arrived from Haiti on Thursday to a joyfully tumultuous, emotional reception. A 7-year-old Haitian orphan had been adopted by an Aubu ...