Foresthill

Arrest after auto theft, marathon chase to Foresthill area

A Sacramento man was behind bars Monday after a stolen car was pursued by police from Auburn to east of Foresthill. The incident started shortly after 4 a.m. Saturday after office ...

April 1 spring sports roundup: Del Oro baseball splits with Granite Bay

Baseball Granite Bay 9, Del Oro 1 Del Oro 5, Granite Bay 1 After being one-hit in a 9-1 shellacking Monday, the Golden Eagles fired back with a superb pitching performance by Sc ...

UPDATE: Suicidal man taken into custody

Update, 3:20 p.m. Tuesday, March 22 The man who was holed up in his home in Foresthill is in custody and Foresthill Road is open to traffic. The man, who had access to a small ha ...

Update: Steven Wolf was man in SUV

Update 10:00 a.m., March 10: This story has been updated to include the name of the man in the SUV, which was released by Placer County Sheriff-Coroner-Marshal Thursday. &nb ...

Objects of Foresthill manhunt no longer in Placer County jail

Subjects of a three-day manhunt in the rugged wildland of Placer County near Foresthill earlier this month, four Sacramento men are out of jail and moving through the court system ...

Naked man bitten in Foresthill confrontation

A naked man was taken into custody on a Foresthill road after a confrontation with Placer County sheriff’s deputies today. A sheriff’s canine unit was brought in after ...

One in custody, three still at large: Foresthill manhunt re-focused

One man was arrested Thursday morning and three others remained at large after the men apparently fled while being questioned east of Foresthill. The arrest of Pedro Madrigal Orti ...

Dec. 21 Auburn-Area prep hoops roundup

Placer boys runner-up in Rocklin Tourney The Hillmen rolled Del Campo 70-41 in Thursday’s Rocklin Tournament opener, and then ousted host Rocklin 70-47 in the tournament fin ...

Colfax, Forest Lake, Foresthill prep for hoop matchups

Area basketball fans will enjoy a terrific lineup of December games on the local hardwood. Boys In the battle of neighboring Falcons, Colfax and Forest Lake boys meet in an intri ...

Auburn-area football results, scores around the region: Placer closes regular season 10-0 - Del Oro reaches playoffs by beating Granite Bay

Editor’s note: For full stories, statistics, JV and freshmen results, interviews and photos from Auburn-area Friday night football, grab Sunday’s print edition of the A ...

8 Placer County football questions for The Pigskin Soothsayer

The flipping of the calendar page to November and the first big rain soaking of the season can mean only one thing; the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section football playoffs must be right arou ...

Week 9 Auburn-area prep football previews

With the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section playoffs on the horizon, regular season ending games the next two weekends will play pivotal roles in area prep football teams’ bids to reach ...

Week 8 prep football results, scores around the region: Placer tops Bear River in battle of undefeated teams

Placer 26, Bear River 14 The Hillmen overcame a 14-13 fourth-quarter deficit with two touchdowns in the final six minutes of the game and overcame a tenacious Bruin defense in Lak ...

WEEK 8 AUBURN-AREA PREP FOOTBALL PREVIEWS: Placer (7-0) vs. Bear River (7-0) highlights today’s matchups

That game circled on schedules before the season started is just a few hours away, and bigger than imagined. Today’s Placer vs. Bear River Pioneer Valley League showdown in ...

CRUNCH TIME: Bear River vs Colfax rivalry highlights football matchups

The window of opportunity to reach a postseason berth with the highest possible seed will soon be the size of a peephole. Crunch time comes early for area prep football teams toni ...