facebook

Breaking News from Auburn CA

Find the latest Auburn CA News from the most up to date source on all headlines and breaking stories from around the world.

Auburn could buy former Wells Fargo building

The vacant Wells Fargo bank building in Downtown Auburn could soon have a buyer. And the buyer could be the city of Auburn. The possible purchase is on the Auburn City Council's agenda as a closed session item Monday. As a result, city officials are keeping tight-lipped about the potential for a blo

AUBURN JOURNAL

Newsom Orders More DNA Testing In Kevin Cooper Death Row Case

SACRAMENTO (AP) — Gov. Gavin Newsom ordered additional DNA testing Friday on evidence that death-row inmate Kevin Cooper says will prove his innocence in a 35-year-old murder case that has drawn national attention.

CBSLOCAL.COM

Placer County deputies rescue hiker lost in Gold Run

PLACER COUNTY, Calif.- The Placer County Sheriff's office has released new details about a hiker rescue in Gold Run last week. Crews say the woman, who is in her 60s, lost track of the path due to the weather conditions last week.

ACTIONNEWSNOW.COM

Cars on the street now. A train track then

or 530-852-0232. Thomson is a state and national award-winning reporter who writes for the Auburn Journal. It’s definitely one of Auburn’s oddest photographs. Two gentlemen - one garbed formally, the other appearing to have just completed stoking the boiler - pose in front of Engine No. 9 perched on

AUBURN JOURNAL

Man who shot at California cop previously deported, arrested but cops wouldn't honor ICE detainer, feds say

The illegal immigrant killed Sunday in a shootout with a California cop had been deported three times and arrested and released over ICE's objection on several occasions -- including cases involving the very department whose officer took him down in a dramatic exchange caught on her body cam.

FOX NEWS

Passerby rescues woman from house fire

A passerby is being credited with going into a blazing home Wednesday and rescuing a woman inside. The fire broke out Wednesday morning just before dawn in a single-story Bowman home, spreading from a garage into the main living area.

AUBURN JOURNAL

Man Found Shot Dead In North Sacramento Neighborhood

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – Police are investigating a homicide after a man was shot and killed in North Sacramento. Officers say it happened shortly after 8 p.m. Thursday on Huber Court near Norwood Avenue.

CBSLOCAL.COM

Countdown on for Auburn Kmart closing

It’s been the Rock Creek Plaza anchor in North Auburn for more than 38 years. But now, with the plaza’s Kmart rolled into a massive shutdown of stores by financially troubled parent company Sears, the shelves and parking lot are gradually being emptied.

AUBURN JOURNAL

One twin was a citizen, the other undocumented. A victory in California court for their same-sex parents rebukes the State Department

Ethan and Aiden were born in 2016 four minutes apart, coming from the same womb – a surrogate mom. They had the same parents, Andrew and Elad Dvash-Banks, and the same toys and outfits.

MERCURY NEWS

Missing California Woman Found Dead in Church Parking Lot

A California woman who went missing on Valentine’s Day was found dead on Feb. 20, authorities said. Brooke Harris, a 49-year-old mother-of-two, vanished on Feb. 14 in El Dorado Hills after calling her husband that morning.

NTD.COM

Roadkill could become legal to eat in California

SACRAMENTO (CNN) - A proposed California state law would make it legal for residents to road kill. That's right -- Senate Bill 395 would allow people who accidentally hit and kill wild animals on California roads to recover the edible portions.

KRON4

Placer County K9 Eros On The Mend, Visits CBS13 Studio

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — After getting struck by a bullet during a shooting spree last month and breaking his hip bone, Placer County Sheriff’s K9 Eros is on the mend. Wagging his tail and happily giving kisses, Eros is on the mend five weeks after being shot. His handler, Deputy Kevin Thompson says Ero

CBSLOCAL.COM

Placer County car chase ends in crash, arrest

COLFAX, Calif. - A wild chase on a North State freeway ended with a dramatic crash and one man behind bars Tuesday morning. Deputies say they spotted a pick-up truck reported stolen out of the Rocklin area.

ACTIONNEWSNOW.COM

Nevada County authorities ID fatal stabbing victim

Authorities have ruled the stabbing death of a Nevada City man was a suicide. Joseph Cummings, 56, died early Sunday of a self-inflicted stab wound to the neck. The investigation is closed and no one will face charges, said Mike Sullivan, chief deputy coroner.

UNION

The Latest: California parents of 13 plead guilty to torture

RIVERSIDE, Calif. – The Latest on the case of a couple charged with the torture and abuse of most of their 13 children (all times local):. A California couple who shackled some of their 13 children to beds and starved them have pleaded guilty to torture and other abuse.

FOX NEWS

Sinkholes are popping up all over California, thanks to the rain. Here’s what to know

Sinkholes are rare in California, but the heavy rains this winter produced several dangerous ones around the state. A sinkhole is an area of ground that has no natural external surface drainage – when it rains, all the water stays inside the sinkhole and typically drains into the subsurface. There a

MERCURY NEWS

School bus is California couple’s ‘Little House on the HWY’

With Rich Tilford at the wheel and his road partner and love, Elizabeth Hensley, one seat behind, we are rolling down the road in what I call their magic bus when the luminescent Pacific Ocean bursts into view.

MERCURY NEWS

Southern California doctors arrested in opioid prescription crackdown

A yearlong investigation by federal drug agents has resulted in criminal charges against several physicians and other healthcare providers accused of writing bogus prescriptions or selling painkillers and other drugs on the black market.

LA TIMES

House Fire Prompts Large Response In Auburn, Road Closed

AUBURN (CBS13) – A house fire in Auburn has prompted a road closure early Wednesday morning. The scene is along Nation Drive and Auburn Ravine Road. Auburn police say all people got out of the house safely. No other structures were threatened and it’s unclear what started the fire.

CBSLOCAL.COM

In a rarity, snow falls on Southern California, and not just in the mountains

How often do Rancho Cucamonga, Riverside, Pasadena or North Hollywood get a dusting? How about Zuma Beach and Malibu?. Not often. Which is why the weather was the buzz Thursday among flatlanders and hill dwellers.

MERCURY NEWS