interstate 80

Emotions high as I-80 rock, barricade-tossing case back in court

Emotions ran high outside a North Auburn courtroom Wednesday as injured victim Jose Palomera called on legal authorities to “send a message” to young people who throw debris of ...

Three youths in court on I-80 overpass rock-throwing, barrier-tossing assault charges

Three former Colfax High School football players made their first appearance in court Monday on assault charges connected to a bizarre July 26 incident when gravel, rocks and a bar ...

A penny saved today can prevent traffic congestion tomorrow

The Placer County Transportation Planning Agency is responsible for ensuring that local roadways and transportation systems meet the needs of residents and businesses. Including re ...

Detours to harm public safety?

Bridge closures by Caltrans will double the response time for emergency crews, according to public safety officials. Caltrans plans to raise six local bridges over Interstate 80 f ...

Meeting tonight on bridge closures

Plans by Caltrans to close Loomis bridges over Interstate 80 for several months will devastate Loomis businesses, a town official said. “Times are tough. This would really hurt ...

Loomis, Rocklin to fight Caltrans

Loomis and Rocklin are getting together and it’s not in a courtroom. Rocklin councilman Peter Hill calls it a “new era” of cooperation and Loomis mayor Gary Liss calls it ...

Memorial gathering to remember Newcastle woman killed after wrong-way I-80 drive, crash

A memorial gathering will be held Saturday in Newcastle for Sandra Hauser, who died Thursday in a single-vehicle crash after driving the wrong way on Interstate 80 in Auburn. Sand ...

Fog not a factor in I-80 Newcastle double fatal: CHP

The California Highway Patrol has ruled out fog as a factor in a collision on Interstate 80 at Newcastle that left two people dead. Conditions were foggy at the time of the 3:30 a. ...

2nd fatality in Newcastle-I-80 wrong-way crash ID'd

A female driver killed in a wrong-way crash on Interstate 80 at Newcastle was identified today by the Placer County Coroner's Office. Identification and contact of next of kin was ...

Wrong-way driver blamed for double-fatal I-80 crash at Newcastle

Two people are dead after a two-car crash early today on Interstate 80 at Newcastle that the California Highway Patrol is blaming on a wrong-way driver. The wrong-way driver has be ...

Taylor Road winds its way through Loomis history

Editor’s Note: This is the second in a series of three stories on people and places whose influence on the community has earned them recognition as Loomis icons. ICONS OF THE CO ...

I-80 accident sends driver to hospital with major injuries

A pickup driver was reportedly pinned under their dashboard in a major injury accident on Interstate 80 in Loomis Thursday morning. According to an online report from the Californ ...

Kobra announces bankruptcy

In a pre-Thanksgiving Day bombshell, Roseville-based developer Kobra Properties announced Nov. 26 it had filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, becoming the latest high-profil ...

Multiple fires break out on Interstate 80 at Horseshoe Bar Road

One lane of eastbound Interstate 80 has been closed to accommodate for multiple fires that broke out at approximately 1:30 p.m. off the freeway and Horseshoe Bar Road Thursday. Acc ...