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Folsom crowds in for Sutter Street

Thousands turned out Saturday for the party celebrating the completion of the Historic District Revitalization project. Politicians, merchants and townsfolk flooded Sutter Street ...

Amgen bike tour to pedal through area

As one of the world’s top cycling competitions rolls through Folsom, there are plenty of prime viewing spots. Stage 3 of the Amgen Tour of California starts in Auburn and will c ...

Gravestones used as retaining wall?

Grave markers intended for a cemetery in El Dorado Hills six decades ago could have found their way to Auburn. Prior to Folsom Dam’s completion in 1954, numerous graves from his ...

Student faces DUI charges

An 18-year-old Ponderosa High School senior was arrested May 1 on suspicion of driving under the influence following a solo vehicle crash. According to Officer Dan Stark, informat ...

Never too early to get ready for rodeo

While the 51st annual Folsom Pro Rodeo won’t gallop into town until early July, some locals kicked off the event a few months early at Powerhouse Pub in the Historic District. ...

Clarksville awakens with celebration

Horse drawn wagons, mounted Pony Express riders, gold panners and Mountain Men brought the tiny ghost town of Clarksville to life Saturday. The one-day celebration was a living r ...

Motorcycle riders raise money for kids

Lori Bartholomew is the mother of twin girls who were born prematurely, a fact which has led her to the March of Dimes and their efforts to research problems that threaten the heal ...

Highway 50 closure doesn’t affect local area

Caltrans will temporarily close U.S. Highway 50 at Echo Summit for approximately two weeks, depending on weather, beginning Wednesday, May 11. The closure is part of the first sta ...