folsom lake crossing

Speed a factor in double-fatal traffic accident on Folsom Lake Crossing

Two men were killed after a weekend car accident in Folsom. At 12:28 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 13, the Folsom Police and Fire departments responded to a collision on the Folsom Lake C ...

Hey, don’t forget, there’s a new bridge

Despite a price tag of $135 million, Folsom’s new bridge over the American River isn’t carrying the volume of traffic hoped for by city leaders. Prior to the Folsom Dam Road cl ...

What locals think about Folsom's newest bridge

What do you think of the new bridge opening? Asked at Folsom Connection 2009 byu Telegraph Editor Don Chaddock "I'm very excited because it will allow easy access to our communit ...

‘Digger’ has history of giving back to community

COMMUNITY SERVICE — Jim “Digger” Williams is responsible for a lot of good deeds around town, many of them going unnoticed. The city Christmas tree is decorated thanks to his ...

Bridge eases traffic jams

Traffic that was once routed through Folsom is now free to travel across the new bridge, easing congestion for commuters. But many historic district merchants say it’s too early ...

Crowds roll in for bridge bash

Thousands from the region showed up to celebrate the opening of Folsom’s newest bridge on Saturday. After politicians finished their speeches and the ribbon was cut, the bridge w ...

Bridges bring us together

This special section celebrates Folsom’s history and its reliance on bridges to get across the American River and smaller ravines that snake through the town. With the March 28 ...

A bridge so near

For commuters tired of battling bumper-to-bumper traffic through Folsom, their wait for an easier route comes to an end this Saturday. Folsom Lake Crossing, the newest bridge cros ...