american river

ID sought on body of man found in American River near Auburn

AUBURN CA - The Placer County Sheriff's Coroner's Office is seeking the public's help in identifying a man whose body was found in the American River Tuesday morning, directly unde ...

Petroglyph secerts will be revealed

“Petroglyphs of the Middle Fork of the American River,” featuring images of petroglyphs recorded by archaeologists working near the American River, is the subject of a presenta ...

Auburn swimmer, 21, remains missing after American River plunge

There was still no trace Monday of a 21-year-old Auburn man who disappeared two days earlier while trying to swim across the frigid, raging American River. Ground searches were ha ...

Sierra football stunned by American River

ROCKLIN — Sierra College has grown accustomed to rebounding quickly from its rare losses on the football field in recent years. The Wolverines stumbled in their second straight ...

History is a gold mine for Loomis resident

Loomis residents have a movie “star” living among them. He’s Gary Noy, director of the Center for Sierra Nevada Studies at Sierra College. Last week, KVIE, the Public Broadca ...

New Water Agency delivery system to use more energy

The Placer County Water Agency’s carbon footprint is about to get pumped up. The agency’s new pump station to take water off the American River near Auburn will increase energ ...

Water agency pump station slated for May 1 dedication

May 1 is the target date for dedication of the new Placer County Water Agency pump station. The pump station, part of a $75 million project that includes restoration of the Americ ...