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Auburn area runners, spectators avoid Boston blast by minutes

For some Auburn area runners and their supporters at Monday’s Boston Marathon, a matter of minutes turned out to be the difference from being near the explosions that killed ...

Placer County gets tough on Serene Lakes propane leaks

With one unoccupied Serene Lakes cabin destroyed in an explosion and two dozen propane systems at other homes determined to have dangerous leaks, Placer County Executive Officer To ...

North Auburn apartment explosion believed drug-lab-related

A chemical explosion rocked a North Auburn apartment complex Tuesday and investigators now say it was caused by a possible clandestine hashish lab in a bathroom. Four people who h ...

Newcastle woman dies after barn fire

A woman who sustained third-degree burns following a barn blaze in Newcastle Tuesday has died, Sacramento County Coroner officials confirmed Wednesday. Carolyn Grace Gallamore, 55 ...