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Coroner determines Auburn student's Davis dorm death a suicide

A 21-year-old UC Davis student from the Auburn area died from a self-administered, lethal dose of over-the-counter medicine, the Yolo County Coroner’s Office has concluded. Alex ...

I-80 snowstorm pileup fatality ID’d as Lake of the Pines resident

Douglas Allen Swasey, a Lake of the Pines resident and longtime Nevada County business owner, has been identified as the man who died Friday in a grinding 30-vehicle pileup in the ...

Suicide at Grass Valley City Hall

A woman committed suicide Wednesday morning in a restroom stall at Grass Valley City Hall, her body discovered minutes later by a city employee. Capt. Rex Marks, of the Grass Vall ...

Sheriff says Bear River student Justin Butler's death an accident

Bear River High School student Justin Butler’s death was a tragic accident, a Nevada County Sheriff’s Office investigation concluded today. And as Butler’s schoolmates begin ...