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Placer GOP forges slate for election

A Placer County Republican Party endorsing convention gave GOP support Saturday to a slate of candidates in local-government elections Nov. 4. The list includes City Council c ...

Help Lincoln High School Boosters by attending Tuesday’s food-truck event

Tuesday’s monthly “Food Truck Pop Up! Celebrate Lincoln” event Tuesday is not only a friendly social event but it benefits Lincoln High School. Part of the proce ...

Auburn Journal staff complete ALS "Ice Bucket Challenge"

  According to ALS.org, the ALS Association and its chapters raised $53.3 million from July 29 to Aug. 22. The Association’s mission is to find a cure for ALS while ...

USGS: 6.0 earthquake shakes Northern California

SACRAMENTO — Officials say an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.0 has been reported in Northern California's San Francisco Bay area.   ...

Press Tribune reporters complete ALS Challenge, call out Auburn Journal staff

  According to ALS.org, the ALS Association and its chapters raised $53.3 million from July 29 to Aug. 22. The Association’s mission is to find a cure for ALS while fun ...

Sheriff's Office announces federal probe, lawsuit

The Placer County Sheriff’s Office has received several inquiries about employee internal investigations and a federal subpoena. Due to legal constraints, we are unable to di ...

Cow carnage on I-80 east

At least four cows were killed Thursday morning on Interstate 80 after a pickup truck hauling a cattle trailer struck a guardrail, spilling its bovine passengers onto the freeway. ...

Rocklin High students arrested after bringing gun on campus

Two Rocklin High students were arrested Wednesday following an incident with a firearm on campus approximately 15 minutes after school. According to an email sent to parents by ...

Placer cops weigh option of carrying heroin-overdose antidote

Early last month, sheriff’s deputies in San Diego County became the first in California to begin carrying naloxone, an antidote to be used on drug-overdose victims in the ...

This week marks third anniversary of propane tanker fire

This week marks the third anniversary of the propane tanker fire in downtown Lincoln that captured the notice of national media. The incident began about noon on Tuesday, Aug. 23, ...