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Shooting in Newcastle leaves one dead, rural community in shock

One man is dead and a 28-year-old Lincoln area man is under arrest after a shooting Thursday in the rural foothills west of Auburn. While the identity of the victim had not been r ...

Victim ID'd in rural Newcastle shooting death as suspect's father

A man shot and killed at a rural Newcastle residence Thursday was identified today by the Placer County Sheriff’s Office as Carlo Alexander Yandolino. Carlo Yandolino, 58, d ...

Manhunt for suspect in shooting death near Auburn

UPDATE 2:50 P.M. MAY 14: The suspect in the shooting death of a man in rural Newcastle today has been taken into custody in Rocklin, a Rocklin Police spokesman said. Whitney High ...

New chiropractic office gets ribbon-cutting

The Colfax Chamber of Commerce hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony Chiropractor  Dr. Sheena Boyd last week. “As the community’s only full time chiropractor, I am ha ...

Alpha Omega dinner honors high achievers

Colfax High School honored 33 seniors for their academic excellence at the 50th annual Alpha Omega dinner and ceremony for the laureates and their families. Designed to honor dis ...

Tax base growth key, Steve Harvey says

City Councilman Steve Harvey took time out of his busy schedule to answer a few questions from the Colfax Record. He is a retired marine engineer, born in 1955, and considers El ...

Drummer Mick Brown rocks rhythm home for two regional Dokken concerts

Playing drums all over the world for nearly four decades may have dulled Mick Brown’s memory just a tad, but the former Meadow Vista resident knows when he’s coming hom ...

Fans come to see the pros, but amateurs love to race too

The 47th annual GoPro Hangtown Motocross Classic returns to Prairie City this weekend, May 14-16 and is creating a buzz amongst a slew of local riders. The Hangtown event kick-star ...

Starbucks drops Placer County Ethos bottled water supplier, cites drought

UPDATE Embattled Starbucks is bowing to pressure and moving its Ethos water supply source out of Placer County and California in the name of water conservation. California is in a ...

Media Life: “Louie Louie” singer’s Applegate sister remembers

It was a request from an older brother that she felt duty bound to help with – as sisters often do. Applegate’s Jill Zander recalls she was a junior at Washington High ...