folsom lake

Swim extravaganza set for Folsom Lake on Saturday

Most everyone is used to swimming in a pool, but not so familiar with the joys of swimming in open water. On Saturday the Sierra Marlins swim team is holding a swim extravaganza at ...

Shots fired after three bears raid rural Placer County chicken coop

Three bears were shot at after rampaging through a Loomis-area chicken coop but escaped into the darkness Thursday. While a state Fish & Game Department spokesman said the adult f ...

Grieving horse owner warns of trail danger

“Get off the trails before some one gets killed.” That’s the message Jeri Sust, of Newcastle, wants to share with those illegally using off road vehicles at Folsom Lake. S ...

Boats ordered removed from Folsom Lake by July 2

Because of falling water levels at Folsom Lake, the pull date for boaters to remove watercraft from the marina has been moved from July 13 to July 2. “We’ve had no rain basical ...