Storm

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 ...

Placer County officials urge residents to take precautions against high winds

Placer County is prepared to assist the public during high winds that are expected to begin Thursday, Nov. 21, but is urging residents to take precautions to protect themselves, th ...

Storm door open wide for Placer County, Auburn area

AUBURN CA - Placer County and the Auburn area were pounded with wind and rain Wednesday. And the National Weather Service is warning that the area will continue to be battered by ...