Storm

Update: Search in snow for missing Modesto trail runner near Michigan Bluff

A search for a trail runner who became separated from his endurance-training group and lost near Michigan Bluff Sunday morning was continuing today in the snow. A Placer County Sh ...

Storm door opens wider. But is it enough to bust drought?

The storm door is opening again this weekend on Auburn and the Sierra high country, renewing hope that Mother Nature will be moving in to elbow out drought concerns. But questions ...

Placer County, Auburn back to dry days after monster storm

The Sierra and Auburn-area foothills are drying out after a five-day deluge that dumped from 8 to 13 inches of rain in the region – and that absence of sought-after moisture ...

Storm rains 8 inches on Auburn but drought still on

The Auburn area experienced the first major rainstorm of the season over the weekend, with just over 8 inches falling from Thursday to Monday. Sunday represented the peak of a sto ...

Normal water flows returning to Nevada Irrigation District canals

Nevada Irrigation District canal water customers are back in water following repairs to the wind-damaged South Yuba Canal in Bear Valley east of Nevada City. District Water Operat ...

Storm disrupts travel, not spirit, of Auburn Thanksgiving

The Thanksgiving holiday is a time to bring loved ones together but an icy storm moving eastward threatens to tear many apart. The holiday’s late-November timing places it u ...

UPDATE 11/30 5:15 P.M.: Storm brings intense rain, flood warnings to Northern California

UPDATE 11/30 5:15 P.M. SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The second in a series of storms slammed Northern California on Friday as heavy rain and strong winds knocked out power, tied up t ...

Second storm bringing strong winds, low snow

A one-two storm punch dropped a half-inch of rain in Auburn from Tuesday night through Wednesday afternoon. A second — stronger — system is forecast to bring gusty winds along ...

Fall storm is a soaker for foothills

The first major storm of fall brought slick roads, numerous fender-benders and spinouts, isolated flooding, a few power outages — and lots of rain. A gauge at Auburn’s Regional ...